Skin Cancer

Skin CancerThe most common forms of skin cancer are basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma and malignant melanoma. Each of these has multiple variations, and examination by a dermatologist is recommended for suspicious growths. There are many treatments for skin cancer and precancerous lesions including medical prescriptive treatment, destructive therapy and surgical therapies. Click here for more information.

Mohs Micrographic Surgery

Mohs micrographic surgery is used to completely remove recurrent skin cancers, larger skin cancers, and for skin cancers that might act more aggressively due to location. With this procedure, the skin cancer is removed in the office under local injected anesthesia. > More info

Scar Treatments

Scarring comes in many forms. Dermatology evaluation is essential since the treatment of each scar is very individualized for the type of scar and other factors. Most commonly, scarring from acne is treated with a combination of topical therapies with surgery and laser treatments. > More info

Skin Cancer Treatment

Some of the same techniques used to treat skin cancer may be applicable to certain abnormal moles and growths. A consultation in our office will determine the best course of action. > More info

Skin Surgery

Outpatient skin surgeries using the latest techniques and materials are part of our daily practice at Lee's Summit Dermatology Associates. > More info