Save your skin from Melasma
Department of Dermatology
Dec 27, 2019
Manipal Hospitals Dermatology Department is well equipped to provide comprehensive treatment for both clinical and cosmetic skin problems, including hair and nails. A well-trained team of skin specialists are present to address issues caused by STDs and skin biopsies are also performed in the case of tumours.
Manipal Hospitals team of doctors are trained specialists that are highly skilled in their respective fields. The hospital provides treatment for all types of dermatological issues. Equipped with the latest in dermatological technology, patients can undergo almost any dermatological procedure in the safest environments. The dermatological team at Manipal Hospitals strives to treat clinical complications and cosmetic flaws to give their patients healthy and glowing skin.
Skin is the body's largest organ and it is constantly exposed to harmful agents such as UV rays, chemicals, sunlight and environmental agents. Constant exposure to such elements can cause irritation and also makes the skin susceptible to developing cancer. Manipal hospital is highly skilled in treating the following:
The dermatological department at Manipal Hospital is equipped with the latest technological advancements in dermatology to provide patients with solutions and treatments for all dermatological issues. Dermatology Services. Manipal Hospital provides an array of dermatology services in the fields of:
Manipal Hospitals Dermatology and skin surgery centres have top-notch facilities for cosmetic surgery, dermatologic surgery, medical aesthetics and skin cancer surgery. We ensure that our personalized services are carried out with the most appropriate treatment methods to promise comprehensive care. - Operation Theatre - Ellman Radiosurgery - Glycolic Acid Neostrata Peels - Dermaroller (Microneedling) - Microdermabrader The department features an array of other services such as management or removal of rashes, blackheads, calluses and corns, punch grafting for vitiligo, patch testing for contact allergic dermatitis, skin biopsy, comedo extraction for acne, intralesional injection, milia extraction and molluscum extraction. Surgeries are usually performed under safe levels of anaesthetics. Based on the type of surgery, nitrous oxide or local anaesthesia is administered to patients. For advanced procedures, the patient may be completely sedated to avoid painful sensations. The anaesthetics used at Manipal are always administered carefully and have been proven safe for dermatological surgery.
A skin specialist will be assigned to get to know about your lifestyle, cosmetic and skincare goals and history in the case of cosmetic procedures. Then recommendations are made based on your individual needs. For skin related problems, the specialist will conduct a thorough diagnosis of existing conditions.
Smoking, exposure to UV rays, sunlight, radiation and chemicals, old age, family diseases, psoriasis treatment, weak immune system, HPV infection, fair skin, old age, past skin problems, and genetics.
Raised red or white bumps Painful or itchy rashes Rough or scaly skin Peeling of skin Ulcers Lesions and open sores Cracked and dry skin Discolored skin patches Fleshy bumps, skin growths or warts Loss of skin pigment Excessive flushing
Some skin problems cannot be prevented as these are caused due to genetic conditions or other illnesses. Many skin problems can be prevented by maintaining proper levels of hygiene, avoiding direct contact with those who are infected and ensuring you are only using clean public spaces and equipment. A balanced nutritious diet, proper water consumption and avoiding emotional and physical stress can also help prevent skin problems.
Manipal Hospitals is committed to providing the best quality of personalized skincare and we seek to engage in long term relationships that benefit our patients by protecting and maintaining their skin for the long run.
Reach out to us to find out more about how you can keep your skin healthy. Book an appointment with our skin experts to keep your skin healthy and glowing!