Mole and Skin Tag Removal
The procedure can be performed, depending on clinical need, in either theatre or a treatment room in the clinic. This procedure is performed under local anaesthetic. The area around the mole or skin tag is made numb with an injection. The mole or skin tag can be shaved or cut out and a small dressing is applied to the affected area. If necessary you may require a few stitches.
Frequently Asked Questions
Yes, you can return to work immediately after the procedure.
Generally it takes 20-30 minutes to perform the procedure.
If it is appropriate the mole can be removed on the same day as the initial appointment, otherwise it is generally a 2-3 week wait.
For more detailed information regarding this procedure, please click here to read the patient information brochures written by our Cosmetic Surgeons.