or Mohs micrographic surgery
is a specialized highly effective method for removal of skin
. Mohs surgery is different from other forms of cancer surgery in that it permits complete microscopic
examination of the removed tissue to make sure that all the cancerous tissues are removed. This sophisticated
of skin surgery allows for maximal preservation of the normal skin. The operation is performed in the office.
Mohs surgery is recognized as the skin cancer surgery with the highest reported cure rate.