Reconstruction Following Mohs Surgery

September 30, 2016

Receiving a diagnosis of skin cancer is frightening. This is about you and your life, so of course you want the most advanced treatment available, with the highest cure rate, while minimizing the loss of your normal tissues. Mohs micrographic surgery is the cutting-edge in skin cancer treatments. Following your Mohs surgery, Dr. Thompson specializes…

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Skin Cancer Photos to Raise Awareness

May 14, 2015

By now we’ve all viewed the shocking skin-cancer selfie posted by Tawny Willoughby that went viral this past week. Her story is all too common, previously tanning in an indoor bed four to five times per week. “I had my own personal tanning bed in my home and so did a lot of my friends…

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What You Can Learn About Skincare From Hugh Jackman

November 22, 2013

Even Superheroes can’t escape the harmful effects of sun exposure. Hugh Jackman posted this handsome, yet somber, selfie to Instragram yesterday following a procedure on his nose. Nope, not a nose-job… skin cancer removal. Hugh Jackman’s wife urged him to get a suspicious “mark” on his nose checked which came back as basal cell carcinoma….

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Preparing for Mohs Surgery in Utah

December 28, 2012

Mohs surgery is a more contemporary approach to treating skin cancer, wherein skin cancer cells are removed layer after layer and  examined progressively until no cancer cells are detected. Dr. Scott Thompson makes it a point to have the least amount of damage to surrounding healthy skin tissues during a Salt Lake City Mohs surgery….

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