Sankalpa Super Specialty Hospitals Expertise
Our board consists of certified physicians who provide care in medical and surgical dermatology. With that we also take intensive heed to provide dermatopathology and micrographic surgery in required cases.
The Department of Dermatology at Sankalpa Super Specialty Hospital provides comprehensive service for the accurate diagnosis and effective treatment of dermatological conditions, including improved public education, and the early detection and treatment of skin cancer.
The skin is the body's largest organ. It protects against heat, sunlight, injury, and infection. Skin also helps control body temperature and store water, fat and Vitamin D. There are two main layers of skin, they are, epidermis (upper or outer layer) and the dermis (lower or inner layer).
A consultant dermatologist is a medical practitioner qualified in diagnosis and treatment of disorders in skin, hair, nails and genitals. Our hospital has an expert team of consultant dermatologist and health care professionals in treating and managing a whole range of skin conditions. Inflammatory skin diseases such as eczema and psoriasis are common but without treatment they can be significantly debilitating. Our consultants are skilled in improving the appearance of patient's skin, hair and nails. The department is supported by state-of-the-art imaging technology and expert health care to ensure you the highest standard of patient care. The hospital is renowned for its extremely high standards in all aspects of healthcare.
Eczema is an inflammatory condition of the skin characterized by redness, swelling, itching and sratch marks in the acute form. Eczema is also called as dermatitis. Most types cause dry, itchy skin and rashes on the face, inside elbows and behind the knees, and on the hands and feet. Scratching the skin can cause it to turn red, and to swell and itch even more.
Some of the eczema types are:
- Atopic eczema is the most common type of eczema in children and related to other allergic conditions such as asthmas and hay fever.
- Contatct dermatitis is an eczema caused by an allergic reaction to something coming in contact with the skin and causes irritation (things like soap, fragnance, etc).
- Lichen simplex chronicus: a thickened itchy area caused by repeated rubbing and scratching.
The cause of eczema is not known. It is likely caused by both genetic and environmental factors. Eczema is often considered as long-lasting disease, it may better or worse over time.
Sankalpa Super Specialty Hospital offers specialized treatment for all types of eczema to control your disease with proper medications.
Facilities and ServicesSankalpa Super Specialty Hospital offers specialized treatment for skin eruptions by the technique called UVB Phototherapy using artificial ultraviolet light. The initials UVB stands for the type B ultraviolet, the part of sunlight that gives one sun burn. It is an effective tool for the significant skin disease.
Diagnostic ServicesOur consultant dermatologists in Sankalpa Super Specialty Hospitalare well trained in paediatric dermatology and provide expert treatment for your child's skin disease. Common skin conditions in children include scabies, eczema, psoriasis, vitiligo, acne, warts and birthmarks.
Our department is designed in such way, where your child will feel comfortable. We place a strong emphasis on educating children and their families about skin diseases, skin care and the prevention of lifelong skin damage.