Dr. Zoe Filyk offers minor surgery excisions Westside Medical is associated with the physician-owned Laser Medica  which delivers safe, effective medical aesthetic services . Dr. Filyk is an Associate Clinical Professor at the Cumming School of Medicine at The University of Calgary  and Dept. of Family Medicine.


All Dermatology appointment take place at Laser Medica site ( Entering by the east door of the building)

There are no restrictions as to what you can eat or drink the night before and on the day of your minor surgery.  The procedure is done under local anesthesia; you will be able to drive home afterwards. 

Skin Preparation:  Please do not use hair spray, or mosturizer.

Child Care:  Please do not bring children to the clinic the day of your surgical procedure.

During the Procedure:

60 – 90 minutes depending on the condition being treated. The procedure is done under local anesthesia; so you will be able to drive home after.

      1. Skin tags/Skin Biopsy
      2. Skin cyst
      3. Mole removal
      4. Benign skin naevi
      5. Lipomas/Fatty tumors
      6. Pre-cancerous and cancerous skin lesions
      7. Laceration and Incision Repair of Skin & Soft Tissue
      8. Joint injections
      9. Trigger point injections
      10. Basal Cell Carcinoma
      11. Squamous cell Carcinoma