Removal of Skin Lesion

Excision is a surgical procedure whereby unwanted small benign skin growths are removed.

Special Features
Treatable Conditions​

Frequent Ask Question

The unwanted skin lesions can be excised by shaving, punch, and en-block.  Depending on the size of skin lesion, the wound can be left for self healing or can be closed  with layered suturing.  The removed specimen may be sent to pathology to confirm the type of skin lesion.


Generally, one session is required.  


The treatment takes about one hour in an outpatient clinic setting.


Local anesthesia may be used.

The results are seen immediately.

Combined with proper diet and exercise, results last years to decades, with further treatments suggested for maintenance.

Additional maintenance is required.

Healthy eating and exercise are helpful to enhance results.

Further treatment may be recommended to further results.

Recovery lasts one week, with most people returning to work and activities thereafter.

Temporary swelling, soreness, and mild bruising are expected. Gravity dependent areas may have more temporary swelling.

Prescription pain medications may be needed.

Advanced Aesthetic Center

Tel (626) 447-8828

Text (626) 538-7306

623 W Duarte Rd, Ste. A, Arcadia, CA 91007