Skin is the largest organ of the body and it protects you against all external aggressors. Your skin health is important not only for your appearance but more importantly because your skin performs so many essential tasks for your body.
The Department of Dermatology at Aster Prime has a skilled skin specialist. We offer comprehensive treatment for skin, hair, and nail diseases. A majority of treatment is evidence-based therapies for a variety of skin conditions, such as acne, skin growths, psoriasis, skin pigmentation, age spots, rashes, warts, and vitiligo.
We have a well-qualified and skilled team of dermatologists who are adept in skin procedures, which require utmost precision such as micro-needling, skin biopsy, and platelet-rich plasma therapy. We also use the latest techniques that cause minimal scarring and help our patients have healthy and glowing skin.
Aster Prime Hospital is a well-known dermatology hospital in Hyderabad.
We have some of the best specialists from around the world, they bring years of experience and offer evidence based treatment to ensure the best care for you.
We provide comprehensive treatment for all types diseases under one roof. Our highly experienced doctors supported by especially trained clinical staff, ensure the best care for you.
Want to find out more about the treatment? The answer to your questions can be found below.
When should one consult a dermatologist?
If a person notices any change in colour or texture of the skin or anything which cause pain, itching or discomfort in any way he or she should consult a dermatologist.
What is the most common skin condition?
Acne or otherwise known as pimples is the most common skin condition.
How does the sun damage the skin and what how can I reduce the damage caused by the sun?
The ultraviolet rays in the sun trigger a reaction in epidermis and dermis of the skin and increase melanin production.
How can I treat sunburn?
Sunburn can be treated by avoiding exposure to the sun and applying sunscreens before exposure to the sun.
What is Body Contouring?
Excess fat is removed and fat grafts are placed in places where needed.
How do you test for an allergy?
Allergy is tested by taking a blood sample from the patient for absolute eosinophil count and immunoglobin E or total allergy panel and intradermal pinprick test.
What treatments are available for hair loss?
Hair growth serum for local application and biotin tablets.
How do I know if a spot needs to be checked?
If a spot appears on the skin and grows in size or changes colour it has to be checked.
What are the common services provided by a dermatologist?
Consultation, the treatment which can be medical or surgical, electrocautery, cryocautery and lasers.
Is Laser the only answer to unwanted hair growth?
The laser is the only final treatment for unwanted growth.