The increasingly common occurrence of skin cancer today is not surprising. Driving factors include overexposure to the sun’s rays, aging, and tanning bed use. The most common types of skin cancer are basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, or melanoma. Melanoma is the deadliest skin cancer, but it’s the non-melanomas that account for more than 90% of all skin malignancies.
According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, Mohs surgery, sometimes referred to as Mohs micrographic surgery, is considered the most effective technique for treating many basal cell carcinomas and squamous cell carcinomas. The procedure is done in different stages, including lab work, …[Read More]