5-Star Rated COSMETIC Breast & Aesthetic SurGEON - Mr. Sheikh Ahmad

Mole Removal Cornwall: Surgery for Moles

Say goodbye to moles with expert mole removal in Cornwall. Our skilled team, led by Mr. Sheikh Ahmad, provides safe and effective treatments for mole removal, giving you smoother and blemish-free skin. Trust our expertise for professional mole removal services in Truro, Cornwall

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FIVE-Star Rated COSMETIC BREAST & Aesthetic SurgeON - Mr. Sheikh Ahmad

Mole Removal Cornwall: Surgery for Moles

Say goodbye to moles with expert mole removal in Cornwall. Our skilled team, led by Mr. Sheikh Ahmad, provides safe and effective treatments for mole removal, giving you smoother and blemish-free skin. Trust our expertise for professional mole removal services in Truro, Cornwall

About Us | Sheikh Ahmad

30+

YEARS EXPERIENCE

100's

FIVE-STAR RATINGS​

1000's

HAPPY PATIENTS

Understanding Moles and Their Removal

Moles are common growths on the skin that often appear during childhood and adolescence. However, many need to be aware that moles, like Merkel and Squamous cells, like other parts of our body, can evolve. It's not uncommon to notice changes like growth in size or darker pigmentation, which can be alarming. Nevertheless, not all moles that change are harmful. Yet, any change should trigger seeing a dermatologist or specialist cosmetic surgeon like Mr. Ahmad. Such professionals provide a vital role in diagnosing and managing skin conditions like moles.

Mr Ahmad can utilise various methods to remove moles. The chosen method depends on the mole's size, location, and whether he suspects it may be cancerous. Different treatments carry different risks and recovery times, so discussing options during a consultation with Mr. Ahmad before proceeding is crucial. Remember, the early detection and removal of atypical or malignant moles significantly lower the risk of harmful skin damage.

The Importance of Regular Skin Checks for Non-Cancerous Moles and Melanoma

Regular skin checks for non-cancerous moles and melanoma can't be overstated, especially with individuals that enjoy sunny weather! Skin checks provide an early chance to investigate changes that may be symptomatic of skin cancer. Although non-cancerous moles don't pose an immediate threat, they may become malignant if left unchecked.

Skin cancer, such as melanoma, is well-known for its fast-spreading nature, making early detection crucial for successful treatment. Regular skin checks, therefore, offer the best defence against this potentially lethal disease. Skin or mole checks allow for rapid intervention, decreasing the risk of extensive damage to the skin and overall health.

Regular self-examination complements these checks, too, helping everyone stay proactive about their skin health. If you notice a new, irregular, or changing mole, seek a medical professional's advice.

An Overview of How to Remove and Monitor Moles

Removing a mole might seem daunting, but it doesn't have to be. Various methods exist for mole removal, with some even being non-surgical. So, whether you've got a mole that's become bothersome or you're concerned it could be skin cancer, it's best not to worry. Skin checks help detect both non-cancerous moles and potential melanoma early, thus aiding in effective removal and preventing serious health risks.

Remember, not all moles are skin cancer markers. However, regular mole checks are still important for your health. If a mole changes in size, shape, or colour, it's recommended to get it checked by a professional. For those with a high number of moles or a family history of skin cancer, it's crucial to be even more diligent in monitoring. If required, the mole could be removed to prevent any risks.

Rest assured, mole removal isn't as scary as it sounds. With modern techniques, removing a mole can be pain-free and quick. It's best to consult a professional for mole removal, as DIY mole removal methods are unsafe and can lead to complications.

Fast and Effective Mole Removal our Truro, Cornwall Clinic

Mr Sheikh Ahmad provides Mole consultations and removal procedures at his Truro-based Clinic in Cornwall.

Understanding moles and their removal is vital. Don't get caught off guard when a benign mole suddenly becomes a potential threat. Regular skin checks are essential in keeping tabs on non-cancerous moles and possible melanoma. But do remember, professionals should always do the removal.

With state-of-the-art equipment and 30+ years of experience, Mr Ahmad makes mole removal seem effortless, leaving no trace of a mole. After the moles are removed, you'll get detailed instructions on how to look after your skin, avoid mole recurrence and monitor it for any early signs of melanoma.

The procedure for Removing Non-Cancerous Moles and Skin Lesions

Removing non-cancerous moles and skin lesions is safe and effective. Not all moles require removal. Often, removal procedures may be recommended if the mole or skin lesion shows any signs of skin cancer or falls within a high-risk category. Of course, moles may also be removed for cosmetic reasons or if they cause discomfort. Before a non-cancerous mole is removed, a meticulous skin check takes place to confirm the benign status of the mole.

Mr Ahmad offers the removal procedure for a non-cancerous mole as an outpatient process. The skin around the mole is numbed with local anaesthesia; then, the mole is removed carefully, ensuring the surrounding skin remains intact. After the procedure, the area may be slightly sore, but regular skin checks and appropriate aftercare can prevent complications, ensuring successful non-cancerous mole removal. If you notice any changes post-procedure, consult us immediately to prevent potential complications.

Post Mole Removal Care: How to Ensure Successful Healing

It's crucial to understand that post-mole removal care is critical to the mole removal procedure. Health and skin are deeply intertwined; neglecting your health could affect mole removal healing. Our mole removal procedures are designed with your skin's health and well-being as our paramount concern.

Following your mole removal, proper skin care can help ensure successful healing and minimise complications. This can involve regular skin checks and immediate notice of any unusual changes in your skin. This is particularly important as it helps to catch any instances of melanoma early. By being vigilant about your skin's health, you're not only looking after the mole that was removed, but you're also preventing potential occurrences of melanoma.

Mr. Ahmad's private clinic assures fast mole removal in Truro, Cornwall. However, your role in the healing process is significant. With the proper post-mole removal care, you'll be helping your skin heal while minimising the chances of scars.

Benign Mole Removal Vs Cosmetic Mole Removal: An Insight on Best Skin Health Practices

Understanding the difference between benign and cosmetic mole removal is crucial for optimal skin health. A benign mole's removal usually addresses non-cancerous moles, which can become bothersome or cause discomfort. The process to remove these involves a standard surgical treatment. It's essential to have regular skin checks to monitor moles for any changes that may suggest a shift towards melanoma - a malignant form of skin cancer.

On the other hand, cosmetic mole removal usually addresses concerns related to aesthetics. It's all about improving one's appearance or self-esteem. This treatment also involves removing the mole but usually employs more modern procedures to ensure minimal scarring.

Whether benign or cosmetic, mole removal should always be done by a certified professional seasoned in skin health.

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Frequently Asked Questions

About Mole Removal

Yes, a general practitioner (GP) is generally capable of removing a mole. GPs are trained to identify and evaluate moles for any signs of potential concern. If a mole raises suspicion or requires removal for cosmetic reasons, a GP may perform the procedure. Using a private clinic like Mr Ahmad is often quicker.

In some cases, moles can get bigger with age. Moles can evolve and change over time due to various factors, including hormonal changes, sun exposure, and genetic predisposition. While some moles may remain stable in size, shape, and color throughout a person’s lifetime, others may gradually increase in size. It’s important to note that any significant changes in a mole, such as rapid growth, changes in color or shape, or other concerning features, should be evaluated by a healthcare professional as they could indicate a potential health risk. Regular monitoring and periodic skin examinations by a healthcare provider are recommended to detect any changes in moles and ensure timely intervention if necessary.

Mole removal is a personal decision that depends on factors such as medical concerns, cosmetic preferences, psychological impact, and personal choice. If a mole shows signs of potential malignancy or poses a health risk, removal is generally recommended. For cosmetic reasons, mole removal can enhance appearance and boost self-confidence. If moles cause significant psychological distress or anxiety, removal may be considered. Ultimately, the decision should be based on individual preferences and discussions with a healthcare professional who can provide personalized guidance based on the specific circumstances of the mole.

No, it is not recommended to freeze off a mole at home. Freezing a mole, also known as cryotherapy, is a medical procedure that should be performed by a trained healthcare professional, typically a dermatologist or a specialist in dermatology. Cryotherapy involves using extremely cold temperatures, typically with liquid nitrogen, to freeze and remove the mole. It’s recommended to seek the expertise of a professional such as Mr Ahmad.

Raised moles, also known as raised nevi or common moles, are typically harmless and not a cause for concern. These moles are usually benign and do not pose any immediate health risks. However, it’s important to keep in mind that any changes in the size, shape, color, or texture of a mole should be evaluated by a healthcare professional.

Prices for removal start at just £250 with discounts available for additional moles.
Consultation fee of £50 is required when booking an appointment with Mr Ahmad and this fee will be deducted from the treatment price

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About Us

Who We Are

At Mr. Sheikh Ahmad's Private Clinics, we want you to be able to take as much time as you need and have access to as much information as possible before making any decisions.

Mr. Ahmad has contributed to ground-breaking developments in the world of cosmetic breast & body surgery and he has trained at some of the most prestigious institutions in the UK. As a result of his extensive training and experience, he is able to provide you with an honest assessment of whether or not your expectations can be met.

Mr. Ahmad combines over 30 years of surgical experience with an in depth knowledge of facial anatomy and extensive experience in non-surgical liposuction, dermal fillers and cosmetic injections. His team of surgical nurses offer decades of clinical experience and a wide range of aesthetic skills.

The introduction of the Lynton Lumina Laser to the clinic extends the range of non invasive procedures available for clients, ensuring we’re able to offer the very best in treatments that provide instant results without any downtime.

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What Our Patients Say

From the moment you get in touch with the team at Mr. Sheikh Ahmad's clinics to the time you walk away looking and feeling great about your body, you receive top-quality care, compassion and professionalism.

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Outstanding Service

From the initial consultation, to follow up appointments and surgery, I felt 100% comfortable and trusted what Mr Ahmad thought would be best for me

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Amazing Surgeon

Mr Ahmad is a surgical artist. I was nervous about beginning this journey but his down to Earth manner and professional knowledge put me at ease. He listened to what I wanted

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Exceptional Job

I can't rate Sheikh Ahmad highly enough; his care, dedication to honouring your wishes and continual support post surgery has made my journey comfortable and informed.

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