Skin Cancer Surgery

Mr Foiz Ahmed

Consultant Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon

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LENGTH OF SURGERY

1-2 Hours

ANAESTHETIC

General anaesthetic

HOSPITAL STAY

1 night

TIME OFF WORK

2 weeks

TIME OFF EXERCISE

6 weeks

POST-OP CARE

Compression garment 6 weeks

TIME TO FULLY SETTLE

18 months

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Skin Cancer Surgery

Skin Cancer Surgery:

Welcome to Dr Foiz Ahmed’s website, where we are committed to providing you with the highest quality plastic and reconstructive surgery services. In this blog post, we will be discussing the importance of skin cancer surgery and how it can protect both your skin and your overall health.

Skin cancer is a serious condition that affects millions of people worldwide. It is crucial to detect and treat skin cancer early to increase the chances of successful treatment and reduce the risk of complications. Skin cancer surgery is one of the most effective ways to remove cancerous or precancerous cells from your skin.

Our expert team, led by the highly skilled and experienced Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, Mr Foiz Ahmed, specializes in skin cancer surgery. With his expertise and dedication, you can be confident in receiving the best possible care and outcome.

During skin cancer surgery, the cancerous or precancerous cells are carefully removed from the affected area. This may involve excision, Mohs micrographic surgery, or other specialized procedures, depending on the type and stage of the skin cancer. Our team will assess your specific needs and develop a personalized treatment plan tailored to your condition.

The length of surgery for skin cancer removal typically ranges from 1 to 2 hours, and it is performed under general anesthesia for your comfort and safety. In most cases, patients stay in the hospital for one night and may require up to 2 weeks off work to allow for proper healing. Your surgeon will provide you with post-operative care instructions, including the use of a compression garment for 6 weeks to aid in the healing process.

It’s important to note that the recovery time and full settlement of your skin after surgery may take up to 18 months. However, throughout this journey, our dedicated team will be by your side, providing the support and guidance you need for a successful recovery.

If you have concerns about skin cancer or suspect any abnormalities on your skin, we encourage you to book a consultation with us. Mr Foiz Ahmed, our expert Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, will conduct a thorough assessment and discuss the best course of action for your specific condition.

Your health and well-being are our top priorities. Contact us today at 07404386032 or fill out the enquire form on this page to take the first step towards protecting your skin and overall health. Don’t wait, let us help you on your journey towards a healthier and happier you.

Remember, when it comes to skin cancer, early detection and treatment can save lives. Trust the expertise of Dr Foiz Ahmed and his team to provide you with exceptional care and support throughout your skin cancer surgery journey.

At Dr Foiz Ahmed’s, we are dedicated to helping you achieve optimal health and confidence. Book your consultation today and let us take care of your skin and your health.

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