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So I went on 'myhealthevet' and wrote that I have a very possible skin cancer I want looked at right away.

I was given an Appointment 3 months out. Is this normal or should I be more forceful to address it?

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If they can not schedule you an appointment with VA dermatologist within the next 30 days, ask VA to schedule you an appointment with an approved civilian dermatologist in the next 30 days.

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Definitely ask to be seen sooner or by a civilian doctor. I did that and got into a civilian doctor and he removed it in the same visit. Need to get that stuff off as soon as possible.

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