Dermatology

Dermatology Department at Nyle Hospital Complete Care for Hair and Skin

Dermatology is a sub specialty dealing with the diagnosis and treatment of hair, nail and skin diseases and disorders. Dermatologists are specialists who care for the complete health, beauty and function of skin tissues in each stage of life. The procedures performed may be both surgical as well as non-surgical in nature. Some of the most common skin disorders treated by dermatologists include:

  • Acne, aging, alopecia areata, atopic eczema/dermatitis and actinic keratoses
  • Basal cell carcinoma
  • Cysts, cellulitis, calluses and corns
  • Dry Skin
  • Fungal infections
  • General skin care and nail health
  • Hair loss and hives
  • Impetigo, ingrown hairs or folliculitis
  • Keratosis pilaris and keloid (scars)
  • Lentigo (age spots), lichen planus and lupus
  • Moles, melanoma and molluscum contagiosum
  • Pityriasis rosea, psoriasis and poison Ivy
  • Rashes and rosacea
  • Seborrheic keratosis, scabies, shingles (herpes zoster), skin tags, skin cancer, squamous cell carcinoma and spider veins
  • Tattoo removal
  • Vitiligo (disorders of skin pigment) and vascular birthmarksWarts
  • Yeast infection

    Treatments and Procedures

    Acne Scar Revision

    This is one of the most common problems in adolescents. Scars including injuries, chicken pox and other such illnesses may decrease confidence level and hence seek scar revision procedure.

    Aging and Sun Damages

    Although aging and sun damages cannot be completely reversed, it can gradually be reduced and improved by dermatologic surgeon.

    Ambulatory Phlebectomy

    This procedure is performed to remove superficial veins by making tiny, slit-like cuts on the skin.

    Blepharoplasty

    This procedure is done to rectify the area around the eyes by making it youthful. The lower and upper eyelids are surgically lifted along with the removal of fat tissue and excess or loose skin around the eye area.

    Botulinum Toxin

    Frown lines between the eyebrows can be eliminated without surgery by injecting botulinum toxin type A injection.

    Chemical Peel

    Chemical peeling of skin from face, hands and neck is performed to improvise the skin.

    Dermabrasion

    This is a mechanical means of removing the skin to improve lines and acquire a rejuvenated look by replacing the damaged layer of skin.

    Dermatologic Surgery

    Dermatologic surgery involves surgical procedures as well as less-invasive treatments for improving the health and appearance of skin.

    Face Lift

    This is a surgical procedure done to restore youthfulness of the skin in the neck and mid and lower face.

    air Transplantation

    This is a procedure, wherein the hair is taken from permanent hair-bearing areas (donor spot) and transferred to the balding scalp area (recipient spot).

    Laser Hair Removal

    Highly concentrated light beams are made to penetrate inside the hair follicles for destroying the hair permanently.

    Laser and Intense Pulsed Light (IPL)

    Certain skin conditions, such as birthmarks, unwanted growths as well as cosmetic complaints can be corrected by this procedure.

    Laser Resurfacing

    It is done for improving cosmetic issues, such as acne scars, aging and wrinkles, and sun-damages.

    Liposuction

    It is a technique to safely remove excess fat from all body parts, including the neck, face, chin, back, breast, arms, hips, abdomen, flanks, outer and inner thighs, knees, buttocks and ankles.

    Liver Spots and Aging Hands

    Dermatologic surgeons can safely improve both liver spots and wrinkled hands.

    Other Procedures

  • Photodynamic therapy (PDT)
  • Microlipoinjection or Fat Transfer
  • Retinoids and skin cancer therapy
  • Tissue tightening
  • Vein treatments
  • Tattoo removal