NAME: Dr. Dhanalakshmi K, M.D.
Contact Number : –
Experience :14 years
Publications : National – 2, International 2
Area Of Interest
department of dermatology was established since the inception of hospital and committed to provides outpatient and inpatient services to patients of dermatological disorders, sexually transmitted diseases including HIV and leprosy.
Although it is an allied medical department, it provides major contribution in teaching undergraduate students important aspects of dermatological disorders.
The department exercises various dermatological procedures such as skin biopsy, chemical peels, microdermabrasion, cryotherapy, LASER, iontophoresis to train postgraduates with recent techniques. IPL (Intense pulse therapy) for skin rejuvenation, hirsutism and striae and platelet rich plasma therapy is provided for patients of chronic nonhealing ulcer and for hair growth. Department is also equipped with PUVA therapy for vitiligo, psoriasis and other dermatological disorders.
The department promotes research activities among the undergraduates. Presently 4 undergraduates have undertaken research projects in dermatology and are in the phase of completion.
Postgraduate course in MD (DVL) was started in the year 2016 and recognized in 2019
Total number of Publications: 5 National: 2 International: 3
Name of the Event
Date when organized
Total number of participants
CME on Update on Common Dermatoses
CME on Update on Common Skin Diseases
Update of recent advances on HIV/AIDS
Name of the Student
Year of dissertation acceptance
Dr. Lyra Andrews