About the Department

Dermatology at Chandan Hospital is the branch of medicine dealing with the skin, nails, hair and its diseases. It is a specialty with both medical and surgical aspects.

Faculty Member

Director

Dr. Amrita Srivastava

MD (Dermatology)

Treatment Offered:

Therapies provided by dermatologists include-

  • Excision and treatment of skin cancer
  • Cryosurgery – for the treatment of warts, skin cancers, and other dermatosis.
  • Cosmetic filler injections
  • Hair removal with laser or other modalities
  • Hair transplantation – a cosmetic procedure practiced by many dermatologists.
  • Intralesional treatment – with steroid or chemotherapy.
  • Laser therapy – for both the management of birth marks, skin disorders (like vitiligo), tattoo removal, and cosmetic resurfacing and rejuvenation.
  • Chemical peels for the treatment of acne, melasma, and sun damage
  • Photodynamic therapy – for the treatment of skin cancer and precancerous growths.
  • Phototherapy – including the use of narrowband UVB, broadband UVB, psoralen and UVB.
  • Tattoo removal with laser.
  • Tumescent liposuction
  • Radiation therapy
  • Vitiligo surgery – Including procedures like autologous melanocyte transplant, suction blister grafting and punch grafting.
  • Allergy testing – 'Patch testing' for contact dermatitis.
  • Systemic therapies – including antibiotics, immunomodulators, and novel injectable products.
  • Topical therapies

When to Consult

Any person with indications of a disease affecting the skin, nails, hair, or mucous membranes should consult a dermatologist. People can also go for consultation with a specialized cosmetic dermatologist, in case they have cosmetic concerns. Below mentioned are few diseases or skin conditions:

Few examples of skin conditions in the image

Few examples of skin conditions in the image
  • Dermatitis or Eczema
  • Bacterial Skin Diseases
  • Fungal Skin Infection
  • Parasitic Infestations
  • Stings
  • Bites
  • Viral
Useful & Healthy Tips

• Keep your hands clean
• Be aware that healthcare providers hands are clean or wear gloves all the time
• Keep your mouth & nose covered
• When sick maintains a distance from others