is a doctor who treats diseases of the skin whilst a
will use surgery to treat cancer. Skin cancer forms in the tissues of the skin. Cancer that forms in melanocytes is called
. Cancer that forms in the lower part of the epidermis is called
basal cell carcinoma
. Basal cell carcinoma is the most common and Melanoma is the most dangerous. If left untreated, cancer cells can spread from the skin into other tissues and organs. Fair complexion, older age, genetics and excess sun exposure all play a part in increasing risk of developing skin cancer. Surgical removal of the cancer is very common.
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Medical Dermatology, Full body skin cancer screening & mole check, Psoriasis & eczema, Acne & rosacea, Skin infections, Hair & nail disorders, Hyperhidrosis/excessive sweating . . . .
At Kew Plastic Surgery we provide high quality, professional and personalised care to our patients. Our surgeons specialise in adult and paediatric plastic . . .
Hand Surgery incl. minimally invasive Dupuytren’s Contracture & Carpal Tunnel Releases. Trapeziectomy & Suspension Arthroplasty for Thumb-base Arthritis. Skin Cancer surgery
Facial Reconstruction – Craniofacial & Cleft Surgery, Aesthetic Surgery – Face, Nose & Breast
Skin Cancer, Hand Surgery . . .
Skin cancer, hand surgery, cosmetic & reconstructive breast surgery & cosmetic & reconstructive facial surgery. . . .