Salem Cancer Institute offers free skin cancer screenings

Be aware. Protect yourself. Get checked.

Are you unable to afford important health screenings? You may qualify for a free skin cancer screening by a local dermatologist.

Prevention and early detection are the best ways to keep skin healthy. Learn ways to protect you and your family and how to perform regular skin checks at home.

Screenings are offered at three locations in Salem throughout the summer:

Saturday, July 9, 8 a.m. to noon
Silver Falls Dermatology & Allergy, 1793 13th St. SE

Wednesday, Aug. 3, 1 to 5 p.m.
Salem Free Clinics, 1300 Broadway St. NE, #104

Saturday, Sept. 10, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Dermatology Clinic, P.C., 2441 Grear St. NE

Appointments must be scheduled in advance. Please call Salem Cancer Institute at 503-814-1449 with questions or to schedule an appointment.

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