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What is Mohs surgery?

Mohs surgery is a procedure that removes cancer-containing skin in order to protect the healthy skin, according to the Mayo Clinic.

Though the procedure requires some minimal incisions in the affected skin area to precisely remove the cancer cells, patients are given local anesthesia to suppress the pain. Individuals who have undergone this precise excision procedure likely want to complete the process through Mohs closure, which would reconstruct the skin in the area where it was removed. This would return an individual’s skin to normal – only this time, without cancerous skin cells.

If you are considering Mohs surgery, enlist the help of a highly reliable team of surgeons in order to achieve your desired results. Set an appointment with the Bergman Plastic Surgery in Des Moines today by calling (515) 222-1111. In your consultation, you can learn more about the procedure and see results first hand.