Redwood Family Dermatology has recognized expertise in laser and dermatologic surgery for adults. Surgical services are performed in-office by one of our dermotolgy specialists.
Skin Cancer Surgery
- + Mohs Surgery
- + Basal Cell Carcinoma & Squamos Cell Carcinoma
- + Malignant Melanoma
- + Cyst Removal
- + Mole mapping using state of the art digital photography
- + BCC
- + SCC
- + Melanoma
- + Merkel
ABCDs of Melanoma:
Created to help people recognize the warning signs of melanoma,
the most lethal form of skin cancer. The ABCDs are:
One side does not look like the other side.
- Border irregular
The edges are ragged or uneven.
- Color varies
More than one color is present. Melanoma may include streaks of tan,
brown, black, red, blue and white.
- Diameter larger
It is larger than the size of a pencil eraser (6 millimeters) or has
Below are some helpful information documents for dealing with
biopsy care and preparing for MOHS surgery.