Can You Get Skin Cancer on Your Feet?

Yes! Most people don't realize that their feet are just as susceptible as any other part of your body to skin cancer. Any area that gets a lot of sun can have negative effects from the sun. Melanoma is a rare form of skin cancer but it is the most dangerous. melanoma is the most deadly form of skin cancer. Just like every other part of your body, you need tp protect the skin with SPF lotion and cover up with covered shoes or shade during the strong hours of the day.

If you are worried about a bump, mole or discoloration on your foot, it is ALWAYS best to have it checked out. Call our office for your FREE initial exam!

Peter Wishnie, D.P.M.
Owner of Family Foot & Ankle Specialists in Piscataway & Hillsborough, NJ