Dermatologists are surgeons by training specializing in all the medical, aesthetic and surgical needs of the skin.
Surgical removals can be done either by a scalpel or by lasers. When removing a lesion via a scalpel there is always the question of suturing to achieve the best cosmetic results.
How much skin to remove to properly remove a lesion, and how deep and wide to perform the surgery is at the heart of the our training as dermatologists.
Below are some examples of common surgical procedures in our office.