Mole Removal in Boca Raton, FL
Farber Plastic Surgery, led by Scott T. Farber, MD, FACS, a board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon and a Diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery, is dedicated to providing each patient with high-quality, personalized care. Dr. Farber offers mole removal to patients that travel throughout Florida, across the United States and internationally.
“Mole” – a word that evokes thoughts of fairy tale witches. Your mole isn’t nearly as pronounced or horrid, but you feel self-conscious about it nonetheless.
What Is Mole Removal?
Moles are not just a cosmetic concern; if your mole is in an area that is covered by clothing or constantly bumped, it can be quite painful. Dr. Farber understands how moles affect your self-image, and he also is aware that mole removal should not result in a significant scar. That would just replace one skin blemish with another.
Is Mole Removal Right for Me?
Most moles can be safely removed by Dr. Farber, and in some cases, the moles should be removed for medical reasons. General practitioners are trained to remove moles, but these clinicians do not always consider the resulting scar during the procedure.
Why Choose Dr. Farber?
Scott Farber, MD, FACS, is a fourth-generation surgeon with over ten years of medical and surgical training who has distinguished himself in the fields of cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery with both his academic achievements and esteemed surgical training. Dr. Farber was trained in New York by three of the biggest names in plastic surgery – Dr. Sherrell Aston, Dr. Daniel Baker, and Dr. Alan Matarasso. As a native of southern Florida, Dr. Farber is excited to work with patients in Boca Raton and surrounding communities to help them look and feel their absolute best. Dr. Farber uses only the most advanced surgical techniques, and when combined with his unparalleled training and proven techniques, he provides his patients with the utmost excellence in care.
Dr. Farber sets himself apart from other plastic surgeons with his philosophy on cosmetic and reconstructive procedures. In addition to the advances in techniques and technologies that are used by Dr. Farber for cosmetic procedures, the field of plastic surgery is being more widely recognized as something other than a vanity-based decision for patients. As part of the newer generation of plastic surgeons, Dr. Farber not only has the skills, training, and techniques to provide excellent care to every patient, but he also has this modern perspective of cosmetic procedures – he knows that improving your appearance through plastic surgery gives you a fresh outlook on life. He understands the deeper purpose of your decision to make subtle changes to your skin, face, and body, changes that mean much more to you than simply looking better, and he is excited about being a partner in your journey toward a more fulfilling and satisfying life.
What Happens During the Mole Removal Procedure?
Moles are removed by one of two methods, and Dr. Farber determines which method is best during your consultation appointment. For the first method, Dr. Farber numbs the treatment area and uses a scalpel to cut away the mole. He then sutures the incision using a technique that will minimize the scar. The second method used by Dr. Farber is removing the mole through cauterization to burn and destroy the mole.
On the Road to Recovery
Healing from a mole removal procedure is the same as healing from a wound. You can return to your normal activities, but you should protect the area from any additional injury.
Additional Skin Rejuvenation Treatments
- Botox®/Injectable Fillers
- Chemical Peels (Blue Peel)
- Laser Treatments
- Scar Revision
- Skin Care Products
Take the Next Step!
If you have been considering mole removal, the first step is to schedule a consultation in our Boca Raton office with Dr. Farber. This will give Dr. Farber the opportunity to understand your concerns and expectations. We encourage you to take the first step toward feeling more attractive, confident, and desirable. We look forward to hearing from you.
Scott T. Farber, MD, FACS, voted one of the top plastic surgeons among 870,000 doctors, performs a wide array of procedures to enhance one’s beauty, including breast augmentation, tummy tucks, liposuction, and other procedures for the face, breasts, and body for the residents of Boca Raton, Fort Lauderdale, and all of South Florida. He recognizes that each patient has unique requirements and desires. If you are seeking plastic surgery, reconstructive surgery, or skin rejuvenation, Dr. Farber and his professional team will accommodate your needs! Please call 561-829-5114 today to schedule your initial consultation!