Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy P.G. course was started in
the year 2010. The department is involved in patient care, teaching
and research. It is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities such as
lasers for cosmetic problems, Immunofluorescence as a diagnostic tool
and phototherapy chambers.The
department routinely carries out dermatologic and cosmetic procedures
such as such as biopsies, skin grafting, cryotherapy, electrocautery,
Research, especially in the field of Immunofluorescence, phototherapy and
contact dermatitis, is constantly carried out. The department
regularly conducts psychodermatology clinics with clinical
psychologists and psychiatrists.
Key Features :
Excellent infrastructure with experienced staff who are constantly honing
their skills by conducting and attending novel CMEs.
attached laboratory with specialised equipment like UVA & UVB
Phototherapy chambers, Targeted phototherapy, Immunofluorescence
microscope, Iontophoresis, dermatoscope and facilities for patch and
to immediate diagnostic tests like skin biopsy, Direct &
Laser centre with facilities for hair removal, scar treatment,
tattoo removal, skin tightening, and mole removal.
of highly specialized procedures like vitiligo surgeries, punch
grafting, platelet rich plasma (PRP) for leg ulcers
and comprehensive UG & PG teaching with emphasis on clinical
case presentation scenarios
is designed to facilitate students in pursuing higher education.
Area of Study :
Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy deals with diagnosis and management of skin
diseases, sexually transmitted diseases, leprosy as well as skin
manifestations of internal diseases.