Dr. Roger J. Oldham, a board-certified plastic surgeon, is concerned about the skin’s exposure to sun. Patients seeking mole removal may have been dealing with moles or lesions or sun spots or freckles that have changed appearance recently. Dr. Roger J. Oldham’s plastic surgery practice in Bethesda and Dr. Oldham’s Bethesda Surgery Center is an outpatient surgery center within the office of Dr. Roger J. Oldham, cosmetic and reconstructive surgeon, specializing in mole removal.
Are you afraid that a bothersome mole may prove to be cancer? Dr. Roger J. Oldham specializes in mole removal which can be performed in-office at the Bethesda Surgery Center. Skin lesions can be shaved, cauterized, or surgically removed. For most patients, surgical excision is an effective and efficient treatment option. The lesion is removed and then delivered to a pathology lab to ensure the benign state of the lesion. In order to achieve complete removal, to minimize the chance of a recurrence and to have adequate tissue for evaluation, lesion excision and repair is usually the most advantageous technique. The lesion is removed and the skin edges are brought together in a straight line with fine suture material. Patients with facial moles and lesions have sought Dr. Roger J. Oldham to minimize scarring.
In Bethesda, Maryland Dr. Oldham sees patients from Maryland, DC, and Virginia
In Montgomery County, Dr. Roger J. Oldham sees patients from Bethesda, Potomac, North Potomac, Chevy Chase, Kensington, White Oak, Glenmont, Silver Spring, Cleveland Park, White Flint, Grosvenor, Georgetown, Garrett Park, South Kensington, Great Falls, Gaithersburg.