dermatologist and co-specialist work together as a team so that
patients derive maximum benefits of multi speciality hospital. Skin
diseases are on the rise possibly due to changing social
environmental factors. This poses a great challenges to our
offer expert treatmant for disorders like vitilago (leukoderma),
psoriasis, acne and eczema. Other areas where the department
specializesis are pigmentary disorders and leprosy.
We have facilities for cutaneous surgery for skin and nail diseases,
allergy skin testing cryotherapy, electro-cauterization and chemical
peels. Cosmetics dermatology is becoming an integral part of the
management of clinical dermatology. So in addition to chemical peel
in treating hyper pigmentation of face, we are doing
microdermabrasion to treat facial user due to acne, chickenpox etc.
with excellent result. Interestingly it does not need any hospital
admission or a local anaesthesia. We have started treating
hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating ) of palm and axillae with
localinjection of Botox, which is also effective in treating
wrinkling on forehead (Frown LINEs) or near eyes (crow-feet).
The department is totally geared to meet the challenges of the
sexually transmitted diseases. Patients with AIDS are being managed
by department in conjuction with other specialists as needed.
Excellent supporting facilities related to Microbiology, Clinical
pathology, Biochemistry, Histopathology with Immuno- fluorescence
studies, Nuclear Medicine nerve connduction studies etc. are
available to help in diagnosing and treating different dermatology
and sexually transmitted diseases and leprosy patient that present
to this hospital.