Mohs Surgery Procedures for Melanomas and Other Skin Cancers at Medical Center at Augusta University in Augusta, Ga.
The Augusta University The Georgia Cancer Center in Augusta, GA offers Mohs surgery procedures for larger, recurring or difficult to treat non-melanoma or other types of skin cancer. The procedure is performed by trained Mohs surgeon.
During the Mohs surgery procedure, the surgeon removes the skin growth layer by layer. The Mohs surgeon immediately examines each layer under the microscope. Layers are removed and examined until no abnormal cells are found. Mohs surgery allows cancerous cells to be removed while preserving the healthy tissue that surrounds them.
The Mohs surgery procedure is performed on an outpatient basis and requires only local anesthesia.
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