Surgical Dermatology

Whether seeking treatment for a recently diagnosed skin cancer or scar revision from a previous surgery or skin trauma our expertly trained dermatologic surgeon will work with you achieve the best cosmetic outcome.

Dr. Pooja Chitgopeker, a fellowship trained Mohs micrographic surgeon, performs a variety of dermatology surgeries at Medical Dermatology Associates. Treating recently diagnosed basal cell, squamous cell, and melanoma lesions by Mohs surgery or excision, she is able to ensure clearance of the diagnosed skin cancer as well as an excellent cosmetic outcome. She also specializes in scar correction and torn earlobe repair.

Mohs Skin Cancer Surgery

Mohs Micrographic Surgery is named after its inventor, Dr. Frederic Mohs and was developed to precisely remove the entire skin cancer without taking any more normal skin than is required.

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Scar Revision

Our dermatology surgeon is able to treat and revise scars resulting from previous surgeries, trauma and acne.

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Surgical Excision

Surgical excisions used to treat a variety of skin lesions including skin cancers, benign moles, and cysts.

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Torn Earlobe Repair

Torn or elongated earlobes can fixed and strengthen with a quick, simple, in office surgery to repair the damaged earlobe.

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