Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Clinical Highlights

MCG-AU Center for MOHS Micrographic Surgery

We are excited to introduce our new Medical College of Georgia-AU Center for MOHS Micrographic Surgery. Our mission is to enhance the quality of life for our patients through personalized, compassionate care and by providing the most effective procedures to remove skin cancers. Our physicians focus on their patients as a whole and work together to create individualized treatment plans. MOHS micrographic surgery is considered one of the most advanced and effective treatment options for many types of skin cancers. It provides the highest possible cure rates while creating the smallest surgical defects leading to the best cosmetic outcomes. Our multidisciplinary team of physicians can perform this procedure around the eyes, scalp, nose, lips and ears. Our center offers a team-oriented approach to skin cancer treatment. The team consists of medical experts that are board certified and fellowship trained in multiple specialties including Dermatology, Otolaryngology, Plastic Surgery and Oculoplastics. Through collaboration, the team approach allows us to deliver the highest standard of care for skin cancer prevention, detection and management. Our physicians are committed to offering the most advanced, state-of-the-art skin cancer care available.

Our Specialized Team
Dr. Matthew Belcher
Assistant Professor (Dermatology and Mohs Micrographic) Department of Medicine

Dr. Belcher specializes in the treatment of advanced and high-risk skin cancers including melanoma and tumors arising in cosmetically sensitive locations.

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Dr. Camilo Reyes Gelves
Assistant Professor (Facial Plastic Surgery, Rhinology, Skull Base Surgery, Sleep Disorders) Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Dr. Reyes specializes in head and neck oncologic surgery, skull base surgery and facial plastic and reconstructive surgery

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Dr. Michael Groves
Assistant Professor (General Otolaryngology, Sleep Disorders, Head & Neck Surgery) Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Dr. Groves specializes in head and neck cancer surgery and reconstruction.

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Dr. Edmond Ritter
Professor (Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery) Department of Surgery

Dr. Ritter specializes in free flap reconstruction, Mohs reconstruction and cosmetic surgery

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Dr. Mingsi Li
Assistant Professor (Facial Plastic Surgery, Rhinology, Skull Base Surgery, Sleep Disorders) Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Dr. Li specializes in rhinology, sinus and skull base surgery.

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Dr. Dilip Thomas
Associate Professor (Oculoplastics) Department of Ophthalmology

Dr. Thomas specializes in surgical correction of age related, trauma, or cancerous lesions of the eyelids, orbit and tear drainage system.

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