Notre Dame De Secours - Services - - Dermatology

DERMATOLOGY

The Dermatology Department handles skin conditions, dander (hair and nail), venereal diseases (STDs), and skin cosmetology from birth, such as impetigo, warts, and atopy.

  • in teenagers, especially all kinds of acne, a minor disease which may nonetheless have a key psychological impact or cause permanent scars if it is not properly treated or left untreated.
  • in adults with skin-only conditions, such as eczemas, mycoses, vitiligo and some tumors, or the skin manifestation of a common disease, such as lupus, scleroderma, purpura or and some tumors.
  • STDs, such as syphilis and condyloma, had grown scarce; however, they have been increasingly prevalent in recent years.
  • for the past 15 years or so, cosmetology has become one of the main occupations of some dermatologists. It handles imperfections, such as acne scars, hirsutism (excess body hair) or purely cosmetic issues, such as wrinkles and skin aging.