Mohs Surgery Blog Boca Raton

Will I Need Someone to Drive Me Home?

Published on October 26, 2017

At Boca Mohs Surgery, we strive to provide our patients with all the information they need to be properly prepared for their surgery and their recovery. Our goal is to ensure that our patients have a strong understanding of the

What Is Melanoma?

Published on September 29, 2017

There are many types of skin cancer. Some types are considered common based on the number of cases diagnosed in a year. Other types account for a much smaller percentage of diagnosed cases of skin cancer but are significantly more

Sunscreen Is Not Just for Summer

Published on June 22, 2017

You probably associate sunscreen with summer, and for the most part, that is a good thing. The summer season usually means hours spent under the hot sun, so protecting your skin should be a priority. The problem is that it’s

Nervous About Your Upcoming Mohs Surgery?

Published on May 26, 2017

Many patients are nervous about their upcoming Mohs surgery, and that is completely fine and normal – any kind of surgery can make a person feel uneasy. You can be confident that skin cancer surgeon Dr. Jeffrey Marcus is capable

Pain Management After Mohs Surgery

Published on April 28, 2017

At Boca Mohs Surgery, our goal is to provide our patients with compassionate and comforting care, along with treatments that restore their quality of life. This includes ensuring your recovery process is as comfortable as possible. Anesthesia will be used

Worried About a New Mole?

Published on March 23, 2017

Inspecting your body and skin for any signs of disease, damage, or infection is incredibly beneficial. Identifying any potential threats early on in their development significantly increases your chance of survival. Some signs can be deceptive, such as a new

We Strive to Provide Complete Cancer Removal

Published on February 24, 2017

Dealing with skin cancer can be extremely taxing on the body and mind. When you are looking for a treatment, you want to find a permanent solution and not simply a way to prevent the progression of it. You want

What Is Basal Cell Carcinoma?

Published on January 27, 2017

There are a wide variety of known skin cancers that countless people are affected by. Basal cell carcinoma is by far the most common type of skin cancer, accounting for roughly 80% of diagnosed skin cancers annually. The tissue affected

The Primary Cause of Skin Cancer

Published on December 8, 2016

Although you have heard it before, it can never be stressed enough: catching skin cancer early is extremely important to both the treatment process and your successful recovery. 99% of skin cancers can be cured when caught and treated early.

Our Focus at Boca Mohs Surgery

Published on November 2, 2016

At Boca Mohs Surgery, we focus on one thing: providing the best care for our patients. That’s why we specialize in Mohs surgery. It is the most refined and precise treatment for a variety of skin cancers. We chose the