MOLES – NEVI-MELANOMA
Melanoma is the worst type of skin cancer. The good news is that our skin “warns” us showing signs of the potential risk. With early diagnosis melanoma can be cured in 90-95% of cases.
The Department of Moles and Melanoma operating in the Dermatology Medical Practice IQ – Intensive Quality – in Athens has a group of specialized doctors and staff (Dermatologists, Surgeons, Nurses), responsible for the diagnosis and then for the selection of the appropriate treatment method individually, as indicated for each patient.
In the Department of Moles and Melanoma full recording and mole mapping with the use of the most advanced system for mole mapping, FOTOFINDER together with detailed clinical assessment. Moreover, special dermatological instruments and software are used so that to assess the possible evolution of the moles.
Digital mole mapping allows the accurate assessment of each mole’s development, apart from excluding the possibility of melanoma.
In more detail, digital mole mapping, the specialised medical team suggests whether a mole should be removed and which is the right technique, surgery or with the use of laser, depending on the mole’s morphology and also based on the patient’s need or desire to be removed. Mole removal may be indicated for medical reasons, for functional reasons or for aesthetic reasons.
Do not postpone the examination of suspicious moles.