Undergraduate & Medical SchoolUndergraduate: Biology, Vanderbilt University
Medical: MD, Mercer University School of Medicine
Masters, Business Administration, Columbus State University
Masters, Homeland Security, Penn State University
Post-Medical School TrainingInternship: Transitional, Medical Center of Central Georgia
Residency: Dermatology, The Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia
Fellowship: Mohs Micrographic & Reconstructive Surgery
Treatments offered at Lane Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery
Most popular answers from Joshua E. Lane, MD, MBA
The history notes that you picked this area only a month ago...so first point is to of course stop irritating the area and let it heal as best it will... READ MORE
I have basal cell carcinoma between my nostrils. Should I consult a plastic surgeon for reconstruction or have MOHs dr do it?
Completely agree with the previous answer. In addition, you can be assured that the skin cancer is tested and successfully removed right there and... READ MORE
Skin grafts are fragile repairs that simply take a bit more time to heal than other methods. Overall yes I think the graft looks fine and the darkness... READ MORE
I had MOHs to remove basal cancer on my left nostril. Surgeon suggested it heal in for 2 weeks, does this make sense? (Photo)
There are many ways to "repair" a Mohs surgical defect, including doing nothing at all. The ala and alar crease can heal very nicely, so long as... READ MORE
This is a common complaint and there are many ways to deal with this. I completely agree with you about wanting to work on the scar only and not your... READ MORE
A bit hard to answer without a photo; however, I will say that it is not uncommon to require a couple of treatments with CO2 resurfacing. This is an... READ MORE
I would like to know if I am just prolonging having MOHS surgery by using zyclara for 6 weeks? (photo)
It is somewhat difficult to answer exactly without knowing the precise biopsy result. You mentioned "basal cell precancerous" - this is not an... READ MORE
We do it both ways in our office...while I used nerve blocks, topical anesthesia, oral sedatives, etc. in the past, I find that I can simply utilize... READ MORE
The fraxel repair is a great laser, but it is not really designed to treat pigmented tattoos. The use of the re:pair laser at the deepest settings and... READ MORE
No sign of basel cell cancer after biopsy. Would the pathology repot be able to tell how deep it is?
The biopsy is meant only to diagnose the skin cancer but not to treat it. The most common treatments for a skin cancer in this area include Mohs... READ MORE
There is no recent activity.