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William Gary Smith, MD
Park City, UT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Western Ontario, Fac Of Med, London, Ont, Canada
Graduation Year: 1968

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John Benj Benear, MD
(435) 655-2788
10 Pinehurst Ct
Park City, UT
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1979

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Melissa C Corcoran, MD
(801) 262-9494
1121 E 3900 S St Ste C-230
Salt Lake City, UT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Duke Univ Sch Of Med, Durham Nc 27710
Graduation Year: 1990
Hospital
Hospital: Alaska Reg Hosp, Anchorage, Ak; Providence Alaska Med Ctr, Anchorage, Ak
Group Practice: Katmai Oncology Group

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Gregory P Smith
(801) 268-7177
1200 E 3900 S
Salt Lake City, UT
Specialty
Hematology

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Benjamin Kim
(801) 268-8223
1220 E 3900 S
Salt Lake City, UT
Specialty
General Surgery, Colorectal Surgery (formerly Proctology), Surgical Oncology

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Julie Asch, MD
(435) 658-0336
7381 Buckboard Dr
Park City, UT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Umdnj-Robt W Johnson Med Sch, New Brunswick Nj 08901
Graduation Year: 1988

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Duane Everett Townsend, MD
(801) 321-2251
3295 American Saddler Dr
Park City, UT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Gynecological Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, Los Angeles, Ucla Sch Of Med, Los Angeles Ca 90024
Graduation Year: 1960

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Gordon Andrew Watson, MD
(801) 581-2396
1200 E 3900 S
Salt Lake City, UT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med, Miami Fl 33101
Graduation Year: 1989

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Dr.Karen Zempolich
(801) 743-4730
1140 E 3900 S # 410
Salt Lake City, UT
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Duke Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1993
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Hospital: Huntsman Cancer Center
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
3.7, out of 5 based on 3, reviews.

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Walter W Noll, MD
(801) 584-1195
320 Wakara Way
Salt Lake City, UT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Cancers And Benign Lesion Of The Eyelids Causes And Treatments

Many growths occur on the eyelids, and these growths can be divided into those that are cancerous (about 15-20% of eyelid growths) and those that are non cancerous, or benign (80-85% of eyelid growths). Most of these growths come from the skin of the eyelid itself. It is important to recognize cancerous eyelid growths so they can be removed, just as skin cancers on other parts of the body should be removed, while benign eyelid growths are generally not harmful.

There are several types of cancer that occur on the eyelids. The most common variety (90-95% of eyelid cancers) is basal cell carcinoma, which arises from eyelid skin. Squamous cell carcinoma also grows from eyelid skin, while sebaceous cell carcinoma is a rare cancer of the eyelid oil glands. Melanoma is a cancer of the pigmented cells in the skin. In general, the risk that an eyelid lesion is cancerous increases with a history of heavy sun exposure, previous skin cancers, previous radiation, smoking, or a fair complexion.

Benign eyelid lesions, of which there are many types, can be cosmetically unsightly or irritating but pose less risk to the patients's health. Some of these are precancerous, however over time they can develop into cancer...

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