Mohs Micrographic Surgery and facial Reconstruction for Skin Cancer
A state-of-the-art treatment for certain skin cancers that provides the highest possible cure rate and smallest potential for scarring or disfigurement. This precise technique utilizing a microscope to track out tumor roots is performed under local anesthesia in the office. Dr. Retief is a fellowship trained Mohs Surgeon.
Mohs Micrographic Surgery
Mohs surgery, named for Dr. Frederic Mohs, is a technique for evaluating the margins of a skin cancer during surgery. Mohs allows for the removal of skin cancers while sparing adjacent uninvolved skin. Mohs is presently the most effective treatment for most skin cancers.