rs_600x600-151208172933-600.jesse-tyler-ferguson-instagram.bn.120815Jesse Tyler Ferguson revealed on Tuesday that he is recovering from a health scare. According to ABC News, the “Modern Family” actor made the revelation via Instagram that he had cancer removed from his face and thanked his doctors who performed the procedure.

In the Instagram photo, the 40-year-old actor is shown wearing a large white bandage on the right side of his face with a caption that reads:

“Thank you to Dr. Bennett & his entire team for taking the cancer out of my face. Good luck hiding the stitches tomorrow @modernfamily_makeuphair!”

Ferguson didn’t specify the type of cancer he had, but did hint at it being skin cancer by adding the hashtag “#spf75.” It is good to see Ferguson in good spirits after dealing with the health scare.