Mole Removal Whittier CA

Find top doctors who perform Mole Removal in Whittier, CA. Whether you’re seeking treatment or looking to schedule a preventative screening, we can connect you with the best dermatologists near you in Whittier, CA.

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May William N

(562) 698-3776
4045 Lone Tree Way Ste D
Whittier, CA 90605

John Anthony Britto

7957 Painter Ave Ste 202
Whittier, CA 90602

King, Don F – Preferred Dermatology Med Corporation

(562) 698-9587
7947 Painter Ave
Whittier, CA 90602

Let’S Face It

562- 693-2996
13102-A Philadelphia St
Whittier, CA 90601

Gideon Kwok

6501 Green Leaf Ave
Whittier, CA 90601

Adalberto Agustin Muller


Whittier, CA 90601

Gene Lin

15141 Whittier Blvd Ste 220
Whittier, CA 90603

Zimmerman, Murray C – Zimmerman Murray C

(562) 698-9951
13202 Hadley St, #A
Whittier, CA 90601

Don King

7947 Painter Ave
Whittier, CA 90602

Anew Anti-Aging Cosmetic Med

(562) 906-9700
15022 Mulberry Dr, #B
Whittier, CA 90604

Bach Le Dds

(562) 947-8611
16157 E. Whittier Blvd.
Whittier, CA 90603

Valadez, Betty – Fl Harcourt Incorporated

(562) 945-2301
7921 Painter Ave, #2
Whittier, CA 90602

Bloom Medical Aesthetic Medicine

(562) 945-0252
9200 Colima Rd, #207
Whittier, CA 90605

King, Don

7947 Painter Ave
Whittier, CA 90602

John Anthony Britto

(562) 945-2618
7957 S Painter Ave – 202
Whittier, CA 90602

Richard M Schiff

Po Box 5001
Whittier, CA 90607

Michael Grisanti

Po Box 1637
Whittier, CA 90609

J Anthony Britto Inc

(562) 945-2618
905 San Ramon Valley Boulevard Suite 110
Whittier, CA 90602

Sylvia Garcia

14442 Whittier Blvd Ste 105
Whittier, CA 90605

Jaime Schwartz

(562) 789-5439
905 San Ramon Valley Blvd Ste 110
Whittier, CA 90602

Mole Removal FAQ in Whittier, CA

When is melanoma too late?

What are the signs of late-stage skin cancer? Melanoma is considered stage 4 when it has metastasized to lymph nodes in a part of the body far from the original tumor or if it has metastasized to internal organs like the lungs, liver, brain, bone or gastrointestinal tract.

How painful is mole removal?

Since you’ll be given a local anesthetic before the procedure, you shouldn’t experience any pain or sharpness during mole removal. If you do, be sure to let your dermatologist know right away. After mole removal, you should expect some type of scar.

How long does mole surgery take?

A mole removal process can take anywhere from 10 minutes to 1 hour depending on the size and depth of the mole. Stitches may remain for 2-4 weeks post-removal.

What causes moles to suddenly appear?

Researchers are not sure why moles suddenly appear later in life. Most that do are benign and occur likely because of age, prescription drug use, sunburn or extensive sun exposure and genetic mutations. Any mole that appears and looks unordinary can be a cause for concern. New moles are more likely to become cancerous.

Can you remove a mole naturally?

Castor oil baking soda mix Mixing castor oil and baking soda together creates an ointment that may remove moles if applied for several weeks. The theory behind this is that the baking soda dries out the mole and the castor oil helps protect the skin.

Can I remove my own mole?

Between the cosmetic risks, potential for incorrect removal and very real risk of not properly addressing a dangerous skin cancer, Dr. Sarnoff says trying to remove a mole at home is highly inadvisable. “I would never recommend at-home mole or skin tag removal,” she says.

Does it hurt to remove a mole with apple cider vinegar?

Note: Although weak, apple cider vinegar is acidic and it may cause skin sensitivity. Using apple cider vinegar to remove a mole also creates a “wound” on your skin, just like a scrape or a cut.

What product kills moles?

Application: TALPIRID Mole Killer is a worm-shaped mole bait scientifically proven to kill moles in lawns and gardens. Moles usually die in their tunnels, often within 12-24 hours of ingesting the TALPIRID bait.

Does removing a mole leave a scar?

Surgically removing a mole, either for cosmetic reasons or because the mole is cancerous, will result in a scar. However, the resulting scar may all but disappear on its own depending on such factors as: your age. the type of surgery.

How big of a mole is too big?

Only large congenital moles (greater than 20mm in size) have a significantly increased risk of turning into a skin cancer. Acquired moles. Most moles are acquired, meaning they develop after birth. They are typically smaller than a pencil eraser and have even pigmentation and a symmetrical border.

What not to do after mole removal?

Shaving at or near the site. Strenuous activity. Using any skin cleansers, peroxide or other irritants. Prolonged exposure to water. Medications that may cause bleeding.

Can you buy mole removal over the counter?

Currently, there are no U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved prescription or over-the-counter (OTC) drugs for treating moles, seborrheic keratoses, or skin tags.

How long does a mole procedure take?

A mole removal process can take anywhere from 10 minutes to 1 hour depending on the size and depth of the mole. Stitches may remain for 2-4 weeks post-removal.

Can you just cut off a cancerous mole?

Some people are tempted to just cut off a mole at home. This is dangerous, and you should never do it. If your mole has cancerous cells, you may not get all the cancer when you cut the mole, and you may even cause cancer cells to spread.