When a dermatological condition presents itself the safest method of treatment may involve the removal of skin for diagnosis and analysis, to remove an affected area and encourage healing or grafting of skin to facilitate natrual dermal repair.
Whilst the term 'skin surgery' sounds scary, it really encompasses so many procedures that can be conducted in the consulting room simply using a local anaesthetic.
Often it is necessary, for diagnosing and treating, to removal small potions of skin and study its characteristics. The factors of age, gender, race, and nationality all impact on the characteristics of our skin, as well as our eating habits, exercise routines, and exposure to environmental elements.
At The Westbourne Centre, our skin surgery procedures include punch biopsy, shave biopsy, curettage/cautery, excisions, flap repair, and skin grafts.
I have decided to have my surgery with The Westbourne Centre and would just like to tell you that besides the good reviews of the surgeon that I have chosen, the main reason I have chosen Westbourne is because of the amazing service I have received from Stephanie.
Every time I have emailed...
Tuesday 13th November
5:00pm - 8:00pm
There will be experts on hand to discuss our non-surgical treatments. Also if you would like to discuss skin issues, such as; acne, pigmentation, sun spots, rosacea and ageing skin, then this event is for you!
There will be bubbly and...
Your surgical consultation will be with the consultant that will perform your surgery should you decide to proceed. We only offer nurse led consultations for our non-surgical treatments. You will likely see a nurse for some of your post-op appointments (to have stitches out, dressings changed...