Welcome to Al-Karim University

DERMATOLOGY

The Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy is functioning since the inception of the college. Postgraduate (MD dermatology, Venerology and Leprosy) degree was permitted by MCI and started in the year of 2008.

INFRASTRUCTURE

Accommodation: There is a separate ward for Male and Female patients of 30 bed each (Total number of beds: 60)

Unit/Service Lab/Day Clinic: There are two units headed by Professor and his respective teams (Professor, associate Professor, Assistant Professor, Senior Resident, Junior resident)

Service Lab: There are separate laboratories in the Dermatology OPD and ward.

Day Clinic/Special Clinic: There are special clinics for vitiligo, STD, Psoriasis, Leprosy, Melasma and acne.

Facility for teaching: Audio-visual aids are available. Clinical teaching for UG and PG at OPD and ward.

SPECIAL PROCEDURE PERFORMED

 Punch Grafting/Thiersch Grafting/Smash Grafting for vitiligo.

 Mole, Milia, Molluscum, Wart removal

 All types of Acne surgery

 Laser Surgery for unwanted Hair

UNDER GRADUATE PROGRAMME

Objectives: Should be able to diagnose and treat common skin diseases, STD and leprosy.

POST GRADUATE PROGRAMME

Objectives:

 Should be able to diagnose common as well as difficult and complicated cases of dermatology, STD and leprosy.

 Should be able to do common dermatological and cosmetological procedures.

 Should be able to teach undergraduate students.

Other activities:

 Seminar

 Journal review club

 Group discussion

 Case presentation

 Histopathological seminar