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GentleCure - Image-Guided Superficial Radiotherapy (IG-SRT)

Non-Surgical Option for Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer

You now have more treatment options for skin cancer removal at Contour Dermatology. Learn more about our new device from SkinCure Oncology.

GentleCure IG-SRT: An Alternative to Mohs Surgery for Some Skin Growths

GentleCure - Image-Guided Superficial Radiotherapy (IG-SRT)

IG-SRT: An Alternative to Mohs Surgery for non-melanoma skin cancer.

Non-Surgical Option for Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer

You now have more treatment options for skin cancer removal at Contour Dermatology. Learn more about our new device from SkinCure Oncology.

The Bad News:

You or a family member have just been diagnosed with skin cancer.

The Good News:

You now have more options to have that skin cancer removed.

Contour Dermatology is proud to announce we offer GentleCure Imaged-Guided SRT 100 Vision by SkinCure Oncology. This device offers a non-surgical option to treat non-melanoma skin cancer. It is a superficial radiotherapy treatment (SRT) that utilizes ultrasound imaging to view the area being treated.

Our IGSRT device is an option that does not require surgery or stitches. There may be times when Mohs micrographic surgery is recommended, and there may be times when SRT might be the best option, depending on the type of cancer, how it presents, the patient’s sensitivity to surgery, or recommendations based on the best cosmetic result. What can patients expect with SRT results? The results are similar to Mohs surgery. The SRT 100 has a 99.7% cure rate. Which treatment is best for you is something that you and your provider can discuss. The good news is, you now have more options, and both offer excellent healing results.

What is Superficial Radiotherapy (SRT)?

GentleCure superficial radiotherapy utilizes a low-energy therapy using X-ray radiation in the 50 to 100 kv range. This device can be utilized on most any part of the body, including the scalp, face, arms, legs, back, and more. The device Contour has added to the practice requires less radiation than electronic-beam radiotherapy to successfully treat a superficial lesion. According to published data, SRT has been shown to deliver higher overall cure rates for non-melanoma skin cancer than electron-beam radiotherapy.

You now have more treatment options for skin cancer removal at Contour Dermatology. Learn more about our device from GentleCure Oncology.

Benefits of GentleCure SRT include:

  • 99.7% cure rate
  • Non-invasive
  • No cutting, no stitches, no recovery time
  • Treats multiple lesions in the same session
  • FDA cleared
  • Recommended by National Comprehensive Cancer Network

99.7% Cure Rate for Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer

Here are some examples of patient results from the GentleCure SRT 100 Vision. As you can see, it delivers an excellent cosmetic result along with the high cure rate to treat the cancer.

GentleCure IG-SRT Treatment on the bridge of nose
GentleCure IG-SRT Treatment on the forehead.
GentleCure IG-SRT Treatment on the shin.

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Dr. Timothy Jochen Medical Director, Contour Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery Center
Dr. Jochen specializes in Mohs Surgery for skin cancer removal, facial rejuvenation including cosmetic laser technology, Botox® and facial fillers, soft tissue augmentation, leg and facial vein treatment, tumescent liposuction and hair restoration/transplants.

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