The Indiana Jones star was recently advised by physicians to remove the growth, a non-cancerous basal cell carcinoma, according to WENN.
Ford's spokesperson confirmed reports of the surgery, but denied tabloid claims that wife Calista Flockhart feared for his life.
The 70-year-old is now reportedly in recovery and is in good health.
Ford recently wrapped filming the upcoming psychological thriller Paranoia with Gary Oldman.
He will also be seen next year in 42, the movie biopic based on the life of Jackie Robinson.
Watch a trailer for 42 below: