Open Monday to Friday
Mon to Fri : 9:00am to 5:30pm
Saturday : Closed
The London Skin and Hair Clinic
233 High Holborn, London WC1V 7DN
020 7183 4565
doctor@LSAH.co.uk
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Skin surgery

Our theatre is fully recognised by all UK health insurers and registered with the Care Quality Commission

What is a Skin surgery

The removal of a lesion of skin. The tissue removed is sent to a laboratory to be analysed.

What is involved in a Skin surgery

Local anaesthetic is injected into the area to numb the involved skin and the Dermatologist removes a skin from the affected area using a precise surgical punch, scalpel, curette or blade, depending on the location and nature of the lesion.

What are the risks or potential side effects of a Skin surgery

Bruising may occur. Whenever the skin is cut a scar will result.

What aftercare is required for a Skin surgery

A dressing will be applied to keep in place for 24 to 48 hours. Heavy exercise and alcohol should be avoided. Normally patients can return to work following a procedure.

What is the cost of a Skin surgery

The cost is based on the number of lesions being removed and if any additional tests are required such as swabs or immunofluorescence, but typically ranges from £700-£1200. For new patients, a consultation is required prior to the procedure. You can find our fees here.

Latest News

March 26, 2020
We have now redeployed all of our staff and Dermatologists so they are working from home in line with the...
March 17, 2020
March 17, 2020 To all of our patients, At The London Skin and Hair Clinic and London Real Skin, we...

Book a Consultation

If you are an existing patient of the clinic, or you know the type of medical dermatology consultation you require, you can book online directly - click below to see our Dermatologists schedules. We charge a £10 deposit to confirm the apopintment which is deducted from the consultation charge, or for insured patients, refunded when you provide valid insurance details.
If you are not sure which of our Dermatologists is most suitable for you, please fill out the form below and one of our team will contact you to schedule an appointment for you


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