Expert Skin Cancer and Reconstruction in Montclair, New Jersey
According to the American Cancer Society, skin cancer or melanomas is one of the most common forms of cancer. Basal, squamous cell carcinomas, and malignant melanomas are the most common forms of skin cancers. This type of skin can is highly treatable.
There have been many advances in the treatment of skin, however, one surgical treatment for skin cancer, Mohs surgery, has been the treatment of choice for certain basal cell and squamous cell carcinomas. Mohs surgery allows Dr. Sheila Bond to remove the cancer cells while sparing the largest amount of healthy skin tissue. Mohs surgery has been effectively used since 1930.
Dr. Bond utilizes Mohs surgery on her patients to precisely remove one thin layer of tissue at a time. As the layers are removed, the tissue is examined for the presence of cancer cells before continuing to the next layer. Once the tumor is completely removed, Dr. Bond with repair any defect, using reconstructive plastic surgical techniques.
Dr. Sheila Bond is a board-certified plastic surgeon who is experienced with specialized expertise in Mohs surgery.
Visit our plastic / cosmetic surgery office located in Montclair, New Jersey (NJ). We serve patients from the following area, such as Essex, Hudson, Passaic and Sussex counties, as well as Jersey City, Newark, NJ and all surrounding areas including New York (NY).