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Skin cancer is the most common kind of cancer in the world with over 2 million cases diagnosed each year. The face is an extremely difficult place to remove and reconstruct a skin cancer. When skin is removed from the face, the challenge is filling that area with skin that looks identical to the old skin without distorting any of the other facial features. A nose reconstruction procedures can can be performed to repair a skin cancer removal from the nose.

Patients can be left with small pencil eraser size defects ranging to very large facial defects. Dr. Robb Jr. is specially trained in facial reconstruction and understands the approaches and techniques to help you obtain the best possible outcome.

​For patients who have had or who have MOHs surgery planned for a nasal lesion, trust your reconstruction to an expert. Dr. Robb Jr. has extensive experience in facial reconstruction and will spend time with you discussing your needs and concerns. After this discussion, together you will formulate the best method of reconstruction based specific circumstance.

​A thorough understanding of nasal and facial anatomy is crucial when discussing nasal reconstruction. While it’s impossible to perform facial reconstruction surgery without incisions and thus scars, Dr. Robb Jr. often places incisions in “facial subunit borders” that are often undetected to the human eye after healing.

​If you have an upcoming skin cancer procedure on your face and would like a consultation by Dr, Robb Jr., please contact us.

Procedure & Recovery

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Dr. Robb Jr. often performs nasal reconstruction in the office while the patient is awake. Numbing medicine is used and the procedures are well tolerated. When requested, oral sedation is used to calm nerves and make the procedure less anxiety producing for our patients. Most procedures take between 30 minutes to 1 hour to complete.

​Recovery consists of light activity for several days depending on the procedure performed. Post operative instructions are given to our patients as well as Dr. Robb Jr.’s information as he beleives the recovery period is better without the anxiety and concern of the unknown.

We strive to give our patients the care that we would like to receive in your position!

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Cancer surgery on your face can be frightening, anxiety provoking, and difficult to understand. Dr. Robb Jr. and his team will walk along side of you and take you through this journey.

It’s important to know that you’re not alone in your cancer journey. We offer complete reconstruction as well as scar revision, dermabrasion, and resurfacing along with medical grade skin care to heal and protect your skin from damaging UV light.

​Not only does our team focus on repairing the face to it’s previous appearance, but also on protection from further sun damage through using skin care protection.

Schedule Your Consultation Today

If you think you are a good candidate for this procedure and would like to learn more about nose reconstruction, please contact our office in Alpharetta, Georgia today to set up a personalized consultation with Dr. Robb. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff will answer any questions you may have about the procedure and will be happy to assist you with anything you may need.

Dr. Robb is a RealSelf Hall of Fame Physician and Verified Top Doctor.

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American Board of Otolaryngology
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