Basal Cell SKin Cnacer of the Nose: Mohs Surgery Reconstruction by Dr. Suzman

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Nose skin cancer surgery

  • Dr. Michael Suzman has performed over 1000 nasal cosmetic and reconstructive procedures find that one of the most gratifying aspects of plastic surgery practice
  • Skin cancers are very common in the nose because of sun exposure to this area.  It is a challenge to reconstruct the nose because the skin is usually not very loose, and the nose is a very visible part of the face.
  • the forehead flap is remarkable surgery for large and difficult defects of the nose, known as a pedicle flap, because a leash of muscle and blood vessels is retained between the forehead and the nose.
  • Requires 2 or 3 surgeries at a minimum in order to repair the nose but the final outcomes can be excellent
  • There is always some scarring,  though most patients are vastly improved versus the severity of the original defect.
  • Being an expert in both cosmetic rhinoplasty surgery and reconstructive surgery allows Dr. Suzman to take care of some of the most difficult challenges in facial plastic surgery

Location

Rye Surgery Center

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