Departments

Dermatology

Dermatology is the branch of medicine dealing with the skin, nails, hair, and mucous membranes. The skin, being the largest organ of the body, performs crucial functions such as fluid retention, infection prevention, sensation, temperature regulation, and Vitamin D production. Dermatological disorders, which can number over 3000 types, are often caused by allergies, irritation, clogging, or inflammation. EMC Hospital is recognized as one of the best dermatology care hospitals in Kochi, offering a team of specialists experienced in diagnosing and treating various skin diseases.


Skin diseases can manifest in various ways, with symptoms including:

  • Sores, blisters, or bumps on the skin.
  • Itchiness, often intensifying at night.
  • Changes in skin color.
  • Visible blood vessels, particularly on the cheeks and nose.
  • Brownish or grayish patches.
  • Scaling, thickening, or cracking of the skin.
  • Bleeding from dry patches.
  • Increased skin sensitivity.
  • Other non-visible symptoms may include joint stiffness, fever, respiratory issues, conjunctivitis, and light sensitivity.


Common causes of skin diseases include:

  • Genetic factors.
  • Exposure to harmful chemicals.
  • Skin injuries allowing bacterial entry.
  • Contact with an infected person.
  • Sharing personal items with an infected individual.
  • Environmental factors like sunburn, exercise, and diet.
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Services

Our department treats a wide range of skin conditions, including:

  • Skin cancer.
  • Skin allergies.
  • Cracked heels.
  • Dark circle reduction.
  • Hair fall & laser hair removal.
  • Melasma (facial pigmentation).
  • Chemical peeling.
  • Wrinkle management.
  • Cosmetic dermatology.
  • Nail problems.
  • Sexually transmitted diseases.
  • Special treatments for hair, pimples, nails, anti-aging, and lightening (fairness).
  • An exclusive hair loss clinic.

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Facilities

The Dermatology department at EMC Hospital is equipped with:

  • Advanced clinical laboratory departments for investigative tests.
  • Phototherapy, lasers, and IPL (Intense Pulsed Light) treatment.
  • A comprehensive range of equipment for diagnostic and treatment purposes.

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