Benign Lesion Removal

lesionMoles are common. Almost every adult has a few moles. Adults who have light skin often have more moles. They may have 10 to 40 moles on their skin. This is normal.
You should not be overly worried about your moles. But you should know:
A type of skin cancer, melanoma, can grow in or near a mole.
Caught early and treated, melanoma can be cured.
The first sign of melanoma is often a change to a mole — or a new mole on your skin.
Checking your skin can help you find melanoma early. A dermatologist at Tamjidi Skin Institute can show you how to examine your skin and tell you how often you should check your skin. If you see a mole or new spot on your skin that has any of the ABCDEs of melanoma, see one of our dermatologists or physician assistants immediately.