Venjaramoodu PO
Trivandrum, PIN-695607
0472 304 1234
0472 281 5000
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Dermatology

Overview

Dermatology is a branch of medicine which deals with diseases affecting the skin; and diseases with skin manifestations. It also deals with specialized areas such as cosmetology and trichology. Department  of Dermatology,Venereology and Leprology is one of the active departments of Sree Gokulam Medical College and Research Foundation. Its stared functioning  since the inception of the institute in 2005.It  has competent faculty,well equipped laboratory and dermato surgical unit.It caters to a large population not only in and around Venjaramood and Trivandrum ,but also from nearby districts.

 

Goals

  • To provide excellent tertiary skin care services to all classes of patients, at an affordable price

Faculty

The Department is headed by Dr.V Suja, with more than 30 years of service. Besides Dr.V Suja, the Department has 1  Professor,1 Assistant Professor,1 Senior resident, and 2 Junior Residents.

Facilities

  1. chemical peels
  2. cryotherapy Machine
  3. Phototherapy units
  4. Whole body unit
  5. Local body unit
  6. Electro cautery  Machine
  7. Lontophoresis Machine
  8. Chemical Cautery

Service Offered

  • Name of the Clinic
  1. Vitiligo Clinic
  2. Psoriasis Clinic
  3. Autoimmune Disease Clinic
  4. Vesiculobullous Diseases
  5. Hansen’s Clinic
  6. STD Clinic
  7. Pigmentary Clinic

Diagnostic procedures

  1. Punch,  elliptical, shave biopsy of skin and nail for histopathology
  2. Hair and nail clipping, skin scraping for KOH and oil mount
  3. Slit skin smear  for AFB staining
  4. Swab for grams staining,  tzanck smear,  wet and  KOH mount
  5. Tissue smear for grams staining

Therapeutic procedures

  1. Electrosurgery
  2. Cryosurgery
  3. Chemical peeling
  4. Chemical cautery
  5. Needling
  6. Paring
  7. Iontophoresis
  8. Phototherapy (PUVA, NBUVB)
  9. Excision
  10. Platelet rich plasma therapy
  11. Acne scars revision
  12. Nail surgery
  13. Comedo extraction
  14. Vitiligo surgery