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The Team of Dr. Thomas Stasko/Dr. Bruce Shack Performed the Mohs Surgery/Reconstruction at Vandebilt Hospital - Nashville, TN

I was diagnosed with melanoma on the right side of my nose by a local dermatologist in May of 2012. He referred me to Dr. Stasko, Mohs surgeon at Vanderbilt Hospital in Nashville, Tennessee. My diagnosis was "in situ". Therefore our plan was that Dr. Stasko would do both the Mohs surgery and reconstruction the same day. The plan changed, to remove the entire melanoma, even though it was... READ MORE

Questions from JJTennessee

Wound Care After Mohs Surgery Repair?

I have read pros and cons regarding the proper care for a granulating wound on the upper forehead. A forehead flap procedure covered the large defect resulting from removal of... READ MORE

Recent comments from JJTennessee

Your reconstruction looks great! I had forehead flap, mohs surgeon removed most of the tissue from the right side of my nose into the nostril, melanoma. It has been 4 years. I had additional surgery, wound about the size of yours 2... READ COMMENT

I will do that shortly. I need to get those downloaded from my camera. READ COMMENT