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Mohs surgery or other removal of skin cancer from the face, head or neck may involve significant soft-tissue loss and damage to the facial structure. The defects that are created may require skin grafting or complex facial flaps to help restore form and function. Reconstructive surgery is performed either the day of or the day following Mohs surgery by the dermatologist and is available at City Facial Plastics in NYC.

Mohs surgery is the most effective treatment option for skin cancer with high rates of recovery for victims of this invasive disease. Unfortunately, many skin cancer lesions appear on the face and neck. Mohs surgery requires layers of skin and tissue to be removed until all cancer cells are gone. This can leave an extensive alteration to the appearance of the face. To restore aesthetics to the facial features, reconstructive surgery is needed by a skilled facial plastic surgeon.

Restoring Facial Features After Skin Cancer Removal

Dr. Linkov has extensive experience in facial reconstructive surgery and will skillfully restore facial features damaged by skin cancer removal. He uses skin, tissue or cartilage grafting techniques to rebuild tissue and restore the aesthetics of the face and features. This may include nose, lip or eyelid reconstruction, creating an improved appearance to the face. Dr. Linkov has helped many victims of skin cancer restore beauty to their facial features.

Surviving cancer is difficult enough without living with facial damage that can affect self-confidence in your appearance. If you are facing Mohs surgery or other cancer removal from the face or neck region, contact City Facial Plastics today. We will discuss facial reconstructive options to improve your appearance after cancer surgery. We will schedule a consultation with Dr. Linkov. He will listen to your concerns and offer recommendations to restore the aesthetic appeal to your face after cancer removal is performed.

What Dr. Linkov's Patients Say
City Facial Plastics

5.0 / 5.0

Based on 11 reviews

Alla K.

Dr. Linkov is really good and so easy to talk to, thank you!

Tyler D.

Thank you so much for your time, Dr. Linkov, appreciate the extra attention!

Elizabeth G.

Everything you would want in a physician - extremely thorough, thoughtful, intelligent, a great listener, and pays extreme attention to detail.

Carolina F.

Dr. Linkov is the best!!! He is extremely professional and knowledgeable!!! I recommend Dr. Linkov 100%.

Alex S.

Dr. Gary is a true professional with great eye and bedside manner. He’s the one I refer my family, patients and friends to.

Suzy S.

Highly recommend! Dr. Gary helped me with painful lip scar tissue after an accidental fall a year earlier. I’ve known Gary for 20 years and since the first day knowing him he’s grown as a medical professional with an innate sense of detail and kind demeanor. Excellent client follow up and post treatment care.

Marina S.

Dr. Gary is a fantastic NYC plastic surgeon who treats me and to whom I would recommend all my friends and family. He has a very conservative approach to fillers and I was extremely impressed with the way he filled my nasolabial lines that had been bothering me for years. It was painless, and I did not experience any bruising at all. Getting this done gave me so much confidence - I wish I worked with him years ago!

Rachel G.

Wow is all I can say! Fantastic doctor that gives you an extremely pleasant, professional, and realistic experience. Would highly recommend and give 6 stars if I could.