|Whether you're concerned about benign moles or need to remove more dangerous growths like skin cancer, skin surgery is a safe and effective option to restore the health and appearance of your skin. Depending on the type of growth, surgery may be a sufficient solution in and of itself, or other treatments may also be necessary.
Below are just some of the conditions that are commonly treated with skin surgery
- Moles and other benign lesions: These imperfections can easily be removed.
- Basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma: These skin cancers can usually be removed completely with surgery.
- Malignant melanoma: This type of skin cancer may require additional treatment via radiation therapy or chemotherapy. For more information about melanoma and other skin cancer types, see skin cancer facts.
Depending on the type and size of the cancer, there are a variety of different surgical methods that can be used, including:
Please contact us today to book a consultation with Dr. Zappi or Dr. Buccheri-Zappi to help you with your skin problems.