Cure rates for Mohs surgery are very high, making it such an advantage for patients who have skin cancer. Being able to now offer Mohs surgery to patients in the Central Texas area is exceptionally fulfilling for me.
Belton, TX (PRWEB) June 27, 2016
As of June 13, 2016, Jessica Scruggs Dorsey, MD, FAAD and Fellow of the American College of Mohs Surgery, returns to Belton, TX making Mohs Surgery conveniently available to patients in the Central Texas area.
Dr. Dorsey is a Board Certified Dermatologist at Dermatology Associates of Central Texas and a highly skilled Mohs Surgeon, bringing a wealth of expertise to the Belton / Temple area where she did her dermatology residency at Scott & White Hospital in Temple, serving as Chief Resident, before doing advanced training in Mohs.
She is a published author and also actively involved in community events as a volunteer, managing the first Miles for Melanoma 5k race in Central Texas.
“Cure rates for Mohs surgery are very high, making it such an advantage for patients who have skin cancer. Being able to now offer Mohs surgery to patients in the Central Texas area is exceptionally fulfilling for me. The Belton community is a friendly one, and the patients are very kind and open to sharing their lives with me,” said Dr. Dorsey.
In addition to her focus on Mohs surgery, Dr. Dorsey has special interests in cutaneous oncology, skin cancer diagnosis and treatment, and facial reconstruction. She has completed a highly selective fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery under the direction of Glenn Goldstein, MD, in Kansas City. This fellowship is approved by the American College of Mohs Surgery.
“We are extremely proud to have Dr. Dorsey joining our team here in Belton. Her expertise along with our new state of the art Mohs lab offers every advantage for successful skin cancer treatment,” noted Leo A. Conger Jr., MD, FAAD.
Dermatology Associate of Central Texas location has been serving the Belton / Temple area for 14 years, providing general and cosmetic dermatology services. With her extensive training in Mohs surgery, Dr. Dorsey will add another level of dermatological care specific to patients with skin cancer concerns.
About Dermatology Associates of Central Texas
The skin care professionals at Dermatology Associates of Central Texas are experts in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and conditions of the skin, hair and nails. Our board certified dermatologists provide medical & surgical dermatology, cosmetic dermatology and Mohs micrographic surgery throughout the Central Texas region with locations in Austin, Belton, Round Rock, Georgetown, Cedar Park, and Waco.
For more information or to schedule an appointment, visit http://centraltexasderm.com/