Specialty Physician Consultation – 1 hour assessment and treatment recommendation. A skin graft is a patch of skin that is removed by surgery from one area of the body and transplanted, or attached, to another area. Most people having a skin graft have a split-thickness skin graft. This takes the 2 top layers of skin from the donor site (the epidermis) and the layer under the epidermis (the dermis). People with deeper tissue loss may need a full-thickness skin graft. This takes the entire thickness of the skin from the donor site, not just the top 2 layers. A full-thickness skin graft is a more complicated procedure. The flap of skin from the donor site includes the muscles and blood supply. Grafts are performed for a variety of reasons:cover lUSAe wounds, burns, ulcers, cosmetic. The total cost includes a one hour consultation with a specialist. Not included are diagnostic studies, consultations with additional specialists and cost of complication management; travel, food and lodging.