Surgical Treatment

Both benign and malignant tumors often reside next to critical vessels and nerves and therefore require delicate and meticulous surgical technique in order to preserve surrounding structures. If surgery is warranted, Dr. Zadeh has the necessary experience and knowledge to formulate and execute an appropriate surgical plan to remove these tumors with minimal risk to these critical structures. Dr. Zadeh utilizes state-of-the-art, minimally invasive and image-guided surgery when appropriate and relevant. He has extensive knowledge of the anatomy and function of the structures in this region and is cognizant of function and cosmetic outcome. Dr. Zadeh places a strong emphasis in creating the smallest incision possible that can provide safe removal of the tumor with minimal cosmetic deformity and uses cosmetic surgery principles to disguise the incision scar.