||Precise, tissue sparing,
surgical method used to remove certain types of Skin Cancer
Requires the Dermatologist to function as both an
Oncologic Surgeon and Dermatopathologist
Provides for very high cure rates while preserving non-cancerous
Indicated for cancers located on the face, hand, foot and genitalia
where preservation of tissue is critically important.
Performed for recurrent skin cancers, those with poorly defined
borders, cancer greater than two centimeters, aggressive sub-types
of Basal Cell and Squamous Cell Cancer and for patients with
certain medical histories.