Skin & Veneral Diseases

The Department of Skin and Venereal Diseases is well equipped with all necessary equipment like mechanical dermabrator, electrocautery, microscopes, equipment for punch biopsy and other minor surgical procedures and cryosurgery. The faculty at the department runs a STD Clinic and Leprosy clinic, both of which are supported by the Government of Gujarat. There are separated wards for patients with Leprosy and HIV-AIDS.


The faculty at the Department perform various cosmetic surgical procedures like suction blister, skin grafting and punch grafting for vitiligo. Epidermal cyst excision, mole excision, electrolysis, acne scar revision and chemical peeling are the other procedures which are routinely performed. The Department also has at its disposal CO2 Laser for treatment of various dermatological disorders.