Treatments done by Dr Sivaprasad
MELANOCYTE GRAFTING : For resistant cases of vitiligo. Grafting is done with mechanically split skin (bullae split graft) or Keratinocyste-melanocyte broth or cultured melanocytes. The type of the procedure depends on the site of lesion and type of skin. Split skin graft and cultured melanocytes gives excellent cosmetic result even in face.
PUVA THERAPY : Patients are exposed to this UV light in a chamber with or without oral medicines for clearing up of resistant skin conditions like psoriasis, vitiligo, hair loss (both patchy and diffused), atopic dermatitis and various other skin condition.
DERMABRASION : Using a controlled micro dermaberator the skin surface is removed layer by layer until the desired texture and smoothness is attained. It is the treatment of choice in conditions like wrinkles, smoothening acne, chicken pox scars and facial peeling. No general anesthesia is required and the healing period is brief.
LASER : Laser facial resurfacing using fractional laser using ErybiumYag.Pulsed-dye laser treatment for port-wine birthmarks, scars, and stretch marks Removal of benign and pre-malignant epidermal lesions
Laser treatment of spider-vein and other vascular lesions Pigmented lesion removal for age spots and certain birthmarks.
CRYOSURGERY : Cryosurgery have been developed using Liquid nitrogen (at a temp of – 175.6c) in treatment of warts of hands and soles of the feet, skin tags, senile keratosis, comedones, angiomas, keloids and hypertrophic scars. Its advantages over other surgical techniques include little or no pain, avoiding the need for anesthesia and dressing. Excellent cosmetic results with less scaring.
ELECTRIC CAUTRY : For treatment of warts, papillomas, skin tags, seborrhic keratosis and skin growths. Destruction and removal of all these disfiguring skin conditions Conmed Hyfercator using high frequency current.