The skin is the largest and the most exposed organ in the body. The effects of aging, sun exposure, environment, genetics, and illness can take a toll on the skin health and appearance. Dr. Jamie McGinness is a board certified dermatologist providing cutting edge skin care procedures. Dr. McGinness has now launched his new website DermSkinCancerCenter.com.
The website offers an overview of Dr. McGinness’ state of the art dermatology practice, and includes comprehensive information about various cosmetic, medical, and surgical dermatology procedures and techniques. The steady and adroit Dr. McGinness receives patients from Shiloh, IL; St. Louis, MO, and other regions in this neck of the nation for advanced skin care treatments.
Addressing Serious Skin Problems
The private dermatology, Mohs, and dermatologic surgery practice of Dr. McGinness is fully equipped to provide advanced treatments in specialized medical dermatology as well as surgical treatments for skin cancers. The proven Dr. McGinness specializes in Mohs surgery, which is the most successful and effective treatment to address most types of skin cancer with a cure rate of up to 99 percent.
The accomplished and respected Dr. McGinness’ practice also offers innovative and advances surgical and non-surgical procedures to address other serious skin issues. Board certified dermatologist and fellowship trained Mohs surgeon Dr. McGinness is supported by Jackie McGinness, who is a board certified family nurse practitioner, who provides general dermatology care.
The dermatology practice of Dr. McGinness offers safe, proven and effective specialized treatments for persistent skin concerns. Dr. McGinness is presently the only fellowship trained Mohs surgeon serving the Metro East Illinois St. Louis area, and in addition to Mohs surgery, he offers advanced medical dermatology solutions for skin conditions such as:
- Moles & Growths
- Benign Lesions
Surgical treatment of skin cancers requires an individualized approach to successfully treat the problem area. Dr. McGinness will create a carefully crafted treatment plan to address the problem from its root. He will adopt a more invasive approach for certain serious skin cancers and surgically remove the affected skin to completely eliminate the cancerous tissue.
While performing invasive skin cancer removal surgery, Dr. McGinness will take care to minimize the impact of the surgery on the patient’s appearance. This becomes more essential when the treatment involves highly visible areas of the body such as the head and face. Dr. McGinness’ areas of expertise in surgical dermatology include:
- Mohs Micrographic Surgery
- Excisional Surgery
- Reconstructive Surgery
Patient Education and Support
Dr. McGinness will educate the patient about various aspects of their specific skin cancer diagnosis, and recommend the most appropriate, customized treatment plan. Patients who are concerned about a skin lesion or irregularity may make an appointment to meet Dr. McGinness, who will perform a detailed diagnosis to determine the precise problem and suggest a comprehensive treatment program.
The honorable Dr. McGinness takes the time to get to know the patient and their medical history and background in order to ensure that the treatment approach he develops for them will have the greatest possible chances of success. The assiduous and board certified dermatologist Dr. McGinness receives patients from Shiloh, IL; St. Louis, MO, and other neighborhoods and suburbs in this region of the Midwest.
If you would like to learn more about procedures and treatments at Metro East Dermatology & Skin Cancer Center by Board Certified Dermatologist Dr. Jamie L. McGinness please contact us here or call (618) 622-SKIN (7546)
Taking new patients in and around the greater St. Louis, Missouri and Illinois area: East St. Louis, Shiloh, Belleville, Millstadt, Saint Clair County, Madison County.