Dermatology Department

The skin is the largest and fastest-growing organ of the human body.  It plays an important immunity role and has very specific functions in maintaining body temperature and protecting the body against pathogens. Dermatology is the branch of medicine dealing with the skin, nails, hair and its diseases. It is a speciality with both medical and surgical aspects. Dermatologists specialize in diagnosing and treating conditions related to the skin, hair and nails, including concerns related to cosmetic issues and other medical skin conditions.

Dermatologic services at Victoria Healthcare:

1) Examination and Treatment:
  • Skin diseases: acne, urticaria, psoriasis, allergic dermatitis due to cosmetics…
  • Skin infection: fungus, bacteria, virus, parasites…
  • Common cutanous drug reactions.
  • Hair and nail diseases: hair loss, dandruff, onychomycosis…
  • Sexual transmitted diseases.
2) Consultation:
  • Skin conditions: oily skin, dry skin, sensitive skin.
  • Chemical- cosmetics usage. 
3) Procedure:
  • Electrocautery: moles, skin tags, warts…
  • Curettage: molluscum contagiosum.
  • Intralesional injection: keloid, hypertrophic scars…
  • Skin biopsy.