Skin Cancer Treatment – Mohs Surgery
Adult and Pediatric Dermatology in Winchester, Beverly, Melrose, Middleton & Reading, Massachusetts
Mohs micrographic surgery is a specialized surgical method used to precisely remove a skin cancer. It is the most effective procedure for skin cancer available today. Mohs surgeons complete specialized training to perform this procedure. There are several highly experienced physicians at Dermatology Associates who are qualified to perform Mohs surgery. The technique removes the skin cancer layer by layer and minimizes damage to healthy tissue. This method not only reduces scarring and also has a cure rate approaching 99%. Mohs surgery is performed in our specially equipped Winchester office. Our patients scheduled for this procedure will obtain a detailed packet explaining the procedure, the preparation and the recovery process.