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The Importance of Choosing a Proper Doctor/Surgeon for Mole Removal

Even if you think your mole is only cosmetic, there are very good reasons for having it properly diagnosed and removed by a medical professional.

Firstly, it is important to make sure that your mole is nothing serious. First of all, your surgeon will typically perform a careful examination. While most moles are harmless, it is still a good idea to consider getting them removed. Below, we will reveal why this is the case, as well as explaining the importance of choosing a proper surgeon for the task.

If it is removed, then it’s also highly advisable to arrange a biopsy for microscopic examination. This is essential where the doctor/surgeon believes that the mole could possibly be cancerous.

Benefits of mole removal

So, why should you consider mole removal if your mole is harmless? Well, getting a mole removed will enable you to go about your daily activities without any frustration or irritation. For example, a lot of people experience trouble when shaving if they have moles on their leg or face. It is not uncommon to accidentally cut your mole, causing it to bleed and be painful. If you get your mole removed, you won’t have to worry about any of this. Of course, there are a lot of people who also get moles removed because they do not like the appearance of them and so this procedure causes them to feel happier and confident.

Why you need to go down the professional route for this treatment

If you do decide to go ahead and get a mole removed, it is imperative that you choose a surgeon with a great amount of care.

Stay away from beautician led treatments such as IPL or electrolysis or DIY mole removal creams. If you go for one of these approaches, there will be no account for the fact that your mole could be cancerous. There is no way that you’re going to be able to notice any signs of cancer if you simply use a DIY mole removal cream.

Instead, you need to look for doctors or surgeons that have received specific training in mole removal and have the certification to prove it. They will be up to date on the latest methods to reduce scarring and give a good result. They will also be able to assess the mole to determine whether further tests need to be carried out. This is the only way to be certain that the mole is not cancerous.

In choosing a provider, it is also a good idea to read reviews that have been left by previous patients online so you can be sure that the clinic you are considering has a good reputation.

Contact Skin Surgery Laser Clinic today to book a consultation

At Skin Surgery Laser Clinic, all consultations are carried out by fully trained doctors/surgeons who assess the mole and then remove it using safe surgical or medical laser treatments. Moles are sent away for testing even if not deemed suspicious, as a precaution to flag up any issues as quickly as possible. This is the best way to get your mole removed safely while also having complete peace of mind regarding your health.

Skin Surgery Laser Clinics

Cosmedics’ Skin Surgery Laser Clinic offer private mole removal at a selection of clinics based in London and Bristol. Moles are removed using the latest surgical techniques including laser mole removal; with trained doctors and surgeons.

Our team of qualified and experienced doctors and surgeons also treat other skin blemishes, including sebaceous cysts, skin tags, warts and lipoma using  freezing, laser or surgical techniques.

For ultimate peace of mind, Cosmedics Skin Surgery Laser Clinic offer a thorough top to toe mole check carried out by their trained and experienced doctors.

For more information or to book a consultation, please complete the form on this web page or call 020 7386 0464.