Mohs

Even if you do a fantastic job of protecting your skin from UV damage now, you probably weren’t quite as diligent as a child (and your parents had outdated information on the reality of sun damage). Spectrum Dermatology is dedicated to helping you comprehensively protect...

Most of us see our primary care physician and dentist on a regular basis, but the same isn’t always true when it comes to our dermatologist—and this is a big mistake. Spectrum Dermatology is your Scottsdale dermatologist committed to helping you achieve skin that’s healthy...

Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer, both in the US and around the world, with 20 percent of Americans developing some type of skin cancer by the time they turn 70. Spectrum Dermatology is committed to preventing skin cancer and treating it...

Being diagnosed with any type of cancer is scary, even when you know skin cancer is the most easily treated cancer when caught early. Spectrum Dermatology is committed to making your skin cancer treatment as quick and comfortable as possible, and this means ensuring minimal...

Mohs surgery is the latest technique to diagnose and eliminate skin cancer. Not every clinic offers it because it requires an on-site lab, but Spectrum Dermatology has been home to the “Top Doc” in the area for years and is committed to providing patients with...

Mohs surgery ensures the highest quality of treating skin cancer while simultaneously making scars as minimal as possible. Spectrum Dermatology offers in-office Mohs surgery so that patients can take care of their skin cancer treatment in a single appointment. The procedure is relatively simple: Remove...

In recent years, Mohs Micrographic Surgery (commonly known as Mohs Surgery) has quickly become the dermatologists’ preferred method of skin cancer screening and removal. It is much more effective, and the patient only requires one visit instead of several. Why don’t all dermatologists offer this procedure,...

Skin cancer is both the most common type of cancer in the US, and it can be the deadliest if not caught in time. A yearly skin exam is the best way to diagnose and treat skin cancer early, and it is a specialty at...

Melanoma can be both deadly and easy to remove when caught early. Spectrum Dermatology prioritizes the safety and comfort of all patients, which is why Mohs micrographic surgery is a preferred method. While skin cancer in early stages is simple to remove with an in-office...

Getting diagnosed with skin cancer is a real curveball. Fortunately, skin cancer is the easiest type of cancer to treat, especially when caught early. Spectrum Dermatology recommends Mohs surgery for many skin cancer patients because of its precise nature and superior results. The procedure excises...