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Department of Dermatology

Overview

The Department of Dermatology caters to patients with Skin problems and Sexually transmitted diseases, leprosy and cosmetic problems. There has been a constant effort to keep abreast in the field of research and therapeutics ever since its inception.

Treatments & Procedures

Major treatment offered:

Diagnosis and treatment of Skin and Sexually transmitted diseases, leprosy and cosmetic problems.

 

Diagnostic procedures:

  • Skin biopsy for histopathological examination
  • Patch testing for diagnosis of Allergic Contact Dermatitis
  • Photopatch test - used for diagnosis of photoallergic contact dermatitis
  • Immunofluorescence - Direct & Indirect Immunofluorescence are used for accurate diagnosis of various vesiculobullous disorders and autoimmune conditions
  • Woodʼs lamp examination - useful in the diagnosis of various pigmentary and infectious conditions
  • Dermatoscope - Useful in the diagnosis of various skin condition 

 

Therapeutics: Phototherapy :

Waldmannʼs UVA Chamber - Used to administer bath PUVA as well as oral PUVA for conditions like Psoriasis, Vitiligo, Photodermatoses and Keratinisation disorders

Phillips TL-01 NB UVB - Used in the management of vitiligo, atopic dermatitis, an intractable itch of the end-stage liver, renal diseases etc.

Hand and Foot UVA unit - Used for diseases limited to hand and feet like Palmoplantar Psoriasis and severe hand and feet dermatoses.

 

Cosmetic & Dermatological Surgery:

  • Chemical Peels - Used for pigmentary disorders, acne scar, skin ageing etc. Neostrata glycolic acid peel and strea peels for pigmentation and acne are available.
  • Dermabrasion - Used for removal of superficial scars, acne scars and nevi.
  • Microdermabrasion - Used in Superficial acne scars, rejuvenation of aged facial skin, striae.
  • Radiofrequency ablation - Used in the removal of various benign skin tumors, warts, nevi and also for the skin biopsy.
  • Electrocautery - Used in the removal of warts, seborrheic keratoses, skin tags, colloid milia.
  • Punch skin grafting - This minor surgical procedure finds its use in vitiligo and chronic non-healing leg ulcers.
  • Blister & split-thickness skin grafting -Used in vitiligo and leg ulcers.
  • Q-switched Nd: YAG laser for pigmented lesions
  • Diode laser for permanent hair reduction.
  • Fractional ablative resurfacing with Er. YAG & CO laser for acne 2 scars, & stretch marks
  • Microneedling radio frequency for acne scars & stretch marks
  • Co laser for removal of warts and skin tags.
  • Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) treatment for hair loss
  • Platelet-rich fibrin (PRF) treatment for non-healing wounds.

 

Cosmetic & Dermatological Surgery:

  • Minor OT
  • Alma Lasers
  • Diode laser
  • Iontophoresis
  • Full-fledged phototherapy unit
  • Contact dermatitis unit
  • Immunofluorescence lab
  • Ellmanʼs radiofrequency
  • Aaronʼs surgitron
  • Microdermabrader
  • Radiofrequency microneedling

OUR DOCTORS

Dr. Navjot Singh Arora

Dr. Navjot Singh Arora

Consultant
Dermatology
(Delhi)
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