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What is Mohs micrographic surgery and why it is considered more rather than other treatments?

Are you suffering from skin lesion? If yes, then have you reached to a skin specialist for the proper examination of that wound? If your doctor has informed you that your skin lesion is cancerous, then it needs to be removed surgically. You’ll have a lot of information to know and many questions in mind to be clear. First of all, you have to make out that how to get the best possible result for your health. You’ll want to know that cancer can be cured. You have to be assured that once it is treated, then it’s very rare to reappear. And, if you are like other people, you may be in thought of the surgery you’ll have and what will be the results.


Mohs Micrographic Surgery is believed to be the standard gold healing for non-melanoma skin tumor on the neck and head area. It has the maximum cure rate – approximately 95-98% while removing smallest normal tissue to make available the best possible surgery result, and most significantly it is well known to lower the possibility of the same lesion returning. Here we will clarify that how it works and why it is more and more popular among people.

What do you mean by Mohs Micrographic surgery? Mohs Micrographic Surgery was developed by Dr. Frederic Mohs approximately 80 years ago, and this process remains the standard gold technique for the removal of non-melanoma skin cancer on the neck and head region because of its maximum cure ratio and its minimum recurrence ratio.

The surgeons who carry out Mohs should have professional training for skin pathology, surgery, as well as the restoration. Sophisticated equipment and training are needed to succeed the surgery, and as it’s so effective, Mohstek has invested in both the facilities and the people to offer Mohs at a number of our clinics around the United States.

What are the benefits of Mohs surgery?

Following are the key benefits of Mohs surgery:

• It has highest treatment ratio for skin tumor – 95 – 98%, even if other forms of treatment have failed. This is the highest cure rate among all remedies available for treating skin cancer.
• It is exceptionally suited to inadequately defined tumors, recurrent tumors, and tumors are known to behave aggressively.
• It provides the surgeon with a self-assurance that the tumor is completely removed before closure of the wound.
• It is more precise, so there is less healthy skin sacrifice which will result in small scars and small wounds.
For more information related to your skin cancer treatment visit us at our location. Our Mohs micrographic surgery experts are always available to help you and serve you with outstanding treatments.