Skin Cancer Surgery

Hearing a diagnosis of “cancer” is very difficult to accept. Three types of Skin cancer are common in Pakistan.

  1. Basal cell carcinoma
  2. Squmaous cell carcinoma
  3. Malignanat Melonoma.

Treatment is surgical excision in all the three types followed by Radiotherapy or chemotherapy depending upon the site, type and stage of the cancer. Understanding that treating your skin cancer may result in scars or disfigurement can also be troubling. Prof. Ashraf Ganatra understands your concerns and will guide you through treatment and explain the resulting effect on your health and appearance.

Quick facts about skin cancer treatment

  • Treatment of skin cancer, much like any form of cancer, may require surgery to remove cancerous growths
  • Prof. Ashraf Ganatra can surgically remove cancerous and other skin lesions using specialized techniques to preserve your health and your appearance
  • Although no surgery is without scars, Prof. Ashraf Ganatra will make every effort to treat your skin cancer without dramatically changing your appearance
  • For some people, reconstruction may require more than one procedure to achieve the best results