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How MOHS Procedure Works

How MOHS Procedure Works Our surgeons remove the cancer layer by layer, examining each one microscopically until the margin around the cancer is free of cancer cells. This is a technically precise process in which the physician serves both as the surgeon and...

On The Day Of Surgery

On The Day Of Surgery Your appointment will be scheduled in the early morning. The area around the skin cancer will be anesthetized. This will feel like a pinch but will not be painful because we use both refined micro-injectors and a local anesthetic solution that...

Preparing for MOHS Surgery

Preparing for MOHS Surgery Continue any medications prescribed by your doctor. If you are taking any blood thinners (Coumadin) or aspirin products (including Anacin, Bufferin, Excedrin, Alka Seltzer, Percodan, Motrin, Advil and Naprosyn) please call our office before...

What Is MOHS?

What is MOHS? The History of Mohs Surgery Mohs Surgery is the most effective, precise and tissue-sparing technique for treating most types of skin cancers. It is named for Frederic Mohs, MD, who pioneered this form of cancer treatment over 60 years ago. Over the...