Introduction to department: 

The Department of Dermatology provides outpatient and inpatient services for the full spectrum of dermatology diseases with a wide variety of amenities. This department caters to around 500-600 patients with skin related problems daily.  Also, the department caters to emergencies 24X7X365 days.

The spectrum of dermatological diseases is broad, various groups of diseases demand specialized attention. Hence, the department runs the special clinics during OPD hours catering to the needs of these diverse group of patients, viz hair, psoriasis, acne etc.

Currently it has 5 faculty members, provides postgraduate training to 11 students, and research and training experience to 8 senior residents.  The department also provides various fellowships and training programs in trichology under MUHS (1year) and IADVL(1 month). 

The Post Graduate student is exposed to myriad dermatological diseases from common diseases like fungal infections to rare entities like leishmaniasis, histoplasmosis, varied presentation of alopecias, etc. The student thereby acquires a comprehensive knowledge of all aspects of these diseases including interaction with other specialties.

We aim to impart to the PG student along with academics, the ability to ethically innovate, educate, participate and present papers and research  in various National and International Conferences


  • To provide quality outpatient/ inpatient skin care service 
  • To provide best education in the field of Dermatology for Undergraduates and Postgraduates 
  • To provide training, research opportunities in the field of dermatology 
  • Implementation of national health programs