Dermatology Skin Cancer Center

Mohs Surgery in Sparks NV

Treat skin cancer with a 98 percent success rate using Mohs surgery in Sparks NV

Mohs Surgery in Sparks NVIf you suspect you have a basal or squamous cell carcinoma, you can visit Dr Gross for an expert diagnosis and treatment. Dr Gross is able to remove your carcinomas right in his office using the single most effective treatment for these specific cancers: Mohs surgery in Sparks NV.

What is Mohs Surgery in Sparks NV?

Mohs micrographic surgery involves removing the skin cancer layer by layer, checking for cancer cells along the way. This allows your dermatologist to remove all the cancerous tissue and very little of the healthy tissue for an extremely targeted and effective procedure. As a Board-Certified Dermatologist, Dr Gross is qualified to perform Mohs surgery in Sparks NV in his office using local anesthesia. Because Mohs surgery enables such precise targeting of skin cancer cells, this procedure has a 98 percent success rate in removing carcinomas. The procedure can also be used on certain melanomas, at the dermatologist’s discretion and with the use of special stains to enable the surgeon to spot the microscopic melanoma cells.

Visit the Dermatologist

Sparks NV is sometimes considered Reno’s twin city, and it’s true that all the attractions of Reno are within easy reach of Sparks NV. But don’t let that fact distract you from getting the skin care you need. Remember to schedule an appointment for your annual skin cancer screening, and also perform regular skin cancer self-exams at home. The earlier you catch any carcinomas, the easier your Mohs surgery in Sparks NV will go and the less cosmetic impact it will have.