Medical

Dermatology

Dermatology is the branch of medicine dealing with the skin and its diseases, a unique specialty with both medical and surgical aspects. A dermatologist takes care of diseases, in the widest sense, and some cosmetic problems of the skin, scalp, hair, and nails. Diagnosis and treatment of chronic and acute disorders with special interest in acne, atopic eczema, genetic skin disorders, hemangiomas, port wine stains and other vascular anomalies.

Specialized skin cultures: bacterial, viral, fungal and parasitic. Diagnosis and treatment of hereditary and/or congenital skin diseases in children.Pulsed tunable dye laser for treatment of port wine stains, hemangiomas and telangiectasia.Excimer laser for treatment of inflammatory and autoimmune skin disorders, such as psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, vitiligo and alopecia areata. Surgical removal of skin lesions, including atypical moles or other birthmarks