Dermatology, Venerology & Leprology (D.V.L)

The department of Dermatology, Venerology & Leprology (D.V.L) has gathered acclaim for providing cost-effective and affordable clinical services for people with lower socioeconomic status. With adequate infrastructure and well-trained faculty, the department strives for holistic expertise and contribution into academic programmes, supported by case studies, discussions, seminars and journal clubs. Holding one of the biggest shares of equipment and precision-based treatment procedures, the department aims to take DVL as a confluence notches higher in the medical field.

Specialized investigations

  • Scrapings for fungus & parasites.
  • Dark ground Microscopy.
  • Binocular Microscopy.
  • Slit skin smear & A.F.B staining (Mycobacterium Leprae).
  • Tissue / fluid smears – various stainig techniques.
  • Wet mount for fungus & trichomonas vaginalis.
  • Tzanck test for viral & bullous disorders.
  • Wood’s Lamp examination.
  • Biopsy.