Mohs Surgery

Yesterday, I went to the Lahey Clinic to have Mohs surgery on the squamous cell carcinoma on my right cheek.  Mohs surgery (named after the surgeon who pioneered it) involves taking a precise section of the tumor with small margins to preserve healthy tissue.  This section is then examined microscopically while the patient waits to see if any of the tumor remains.  If so, the area that was missed