Free Skin Cancer Screening
The John Stoddard Cancer Center is
pleased to again offer free skin cancer screenings. Appointments will
be scheduled in 15 minute increments. Appointment times are limited
and will be filled on a first come first served basis. Remaining
appointment times are listed below.
Check-in for the screenings will take place in the John Stoddard Cancer Center at 1221 Pleasant Street in
Des Moines. Please arrive 10-15 minutes before your appointment time.
Free parking is available in the parking ramp on the West side of the
hospital. To check in go directly to the 4th floor of the cancer center,
to suite 450.
Skin cancer is the most common of all cancers. Although melanoma
accounts for only about 4 percent of skin cancer cases, it causes about
79 percent of skin cancer deaths. The number of new cases of melanoma
in the United States is on the rise.
Early detection is crucial! Register today!