Skin diseases or disorders are common nowadays. In my view, majority of people are dealing with some or the other skin issues and the reason behind can be either the changes in the environment like sunburn, ultraviolet rays, harmful gases in the environment like Dermatitis, acne etc or genetic skin diseases and many more reasons. Unfortunately, now each and everyone has some kind of skin disease. Infants, teenagers, children, adults and mostly in the elderly people.
Common diseases or disorders which people normally have in India is Acne, Sunburn, eczema, hives, Psoriasis etc.
And here comes the role of the branch of medicine which is Dermatology.
Dermatology is basically one of the branches of medicine which are concerned with disorders or diseases of nails, skin and hair. In the year 1801 in Paris, the first dermatology school was made at the Saint Louis hospital.
Those people who study dermatology is called Dermatologists.
The various fields of Dermatology are:-
Cosmetic Dermatology:- Cosmetic Dermatology is very common nowadays. Many things are possible now with this advancement. Some years back it was a little tricky but now our science has become so advanced that doing cosmetic surgery is simply as cool as walking into a salon and doing something on your body. Some of the cosmetic procedures are Liposuction, blepharoplasty, facelifts.
Dermatopathology:- This field is specialised in the skin pathology. This field can be studied by the dermatologists & pathologists both.
Immunodermatology:- This branch is specialised in the medication of the IMID (immune-mediated inflammatory diseases) like bullous, vulgaris, pemphigoid and other skin disorders. Doctors who are specialised in this field have their immunopathology labs.
Immunopathology testing is very essential in the treatment of various diseases which affect epithelial organs which includes skin, gastrointestinal, mucous membranes, and the respiratory tracts. Here specialist performs the test on the tissue and blood.
Mohs Surgery:- Mohs surgery basically deals with the removal of the skin cancers which is done by using the technique of tissue-sparing. This procedure is called as CCPDMA processing.
The other three fields of Dermatology are:-
- Pediatric Dermatology
Common Skin, Hair and Nails disorders
- Skin Cancer
- Fungal Infections
- Cold Sores
- Atopic Eczema
- Hand Dermatitis
- Yeast infection
- Poison Ivy
- Hair Loss
- Dry Skin
- Skin Tags
- Ingrown Hairs
- Lentigo (( age spots ))
- Spider Veins
Rare Skin Disorders
Peeling Skin Syndrome:- In this syndrome, the top layer of skin peels off like the skin of the snake peels off. In this, the patient does not feel the pain but there is a lot of itching and redness and the skin become dry and thick.
Chromhidrosis:-Do you know that sweat have colours? The sweat can be of yellow, black, green, brown and blue. This condition arises due to the secretion of lipofuscin pigment from the sweat glands. It can appear on the face, in the underarms and also in the dark circle which is around the nipples.
Morgellons Disease:- Due to this disease, the patient feels the stinging sensation and there is also a feeling of something is crawling or biting. The impact of this disease is on the concentration, mood and memory. Scientists believe that this disease is due to the mental health issue.
Blau Syndrome:-This syndrome causes the rashes on the arms, legs, trunk and sometimes bumps are created under the skin and feels very hard to touch. Due to this disease the immune system is impacted by the inflammation. Patients of this syndrome have mostly either arthritis or eye problems.
Argyria:- Due to this disorder, the skin looks bluish-grey. This is due to the building up fo the silver in the tissues. This disorder is generally permanent and this is mostly due to the dietary supplement Colloidal Silver. Argyria slows down the absorption of the antibiotics and thyroxine in the body.
Therapies provided by the Dermatologists
- Cryosurgery– Surgery for the medication of skin cancers, warts etc
- Cosmetic Filler Injections
- Laser Therapy:- removing the birthmarks, removal to tattoo, skin disorders such as vitiligo
- Laser Hair Removal
- Photodynamic Therapy:- medication for the growth of the cancer cells and skin cancer and also to treat acne and for rejuvenating the skin
- Intralesional treatment
- Chemical peels in the case of acne, sun damage and melasma
- Neuromodulators:- to reduce the wrinkles
- Hair Transplantation
- Allergy Testing
- Tattoo Removal
- Vein Therapy
- Eyelash Enhancements
- Cool Sculpting
Choosing the best dermatologist in Hyderabad
If the skin disorder or disease is taking a long time to heal and then do not wait and visit a dermatologists as this ignorance can have a huge impact on your skin, mental health and even your day to day life.
When you are visiting the dermatologists for the first time you definitely need guidance on choosing a good or rather best dermatologist. Here are some of the points on which you can look at before going the dermatologists.
There are many dermatologists in Hyderabad. It is important to choose the best dermatologist out of all. Do not take any chances!!!!. Go for the best dermatologists.
- Look for the skilled and experienced Doctor
- Do check out the degree of the doctor.
- Do not hesitate to ask the doctor about the contact number of the people who have already been treated before
- Check on google about the doctor. Google has each and every information!!!!
- After checking all the information it is important to meeting the doctor physically and also the type of clinic in which he sits
- Check out the products which doctor mostly give to their patients
- Check on the type and the quality of the instruments doctor is going to use on you and so they sanitize the instruments regularly?
- Have a look at the after treatment services
- Have a look on any hidden charges
I hope I have given you appropriate information about dermatology and how to choose your dermatologist in Hyderabad!!!!
Have healthy skin!!!