Dermatoloji

At the Private Gaziosmanpasa Hospital in the Department of Dermatology, dermatological Examination, follow-up and treatment have been performed.

In the Department of Dermatology (Skin Diseases) skin, hair, nail diseases, sores in the mouth and on the genital area and changes in the skin, allergic diseases, sexually transmitted diseases and cosmetic problems are evaluated through dermatological examination and technological methods.

To make diagnosis of some skin diseases, getting tissue from the skin with punch biopsy may be required. Radiosurgery, skin processes called as papilloma, verrucas are able to be received with radiosurgery, cautery unit and in some of the problems in verruca and skin, cryotherapy (freezing treatment) is utilized.

In cosmetic problems, skin care, Botox, fillers, peeling and mesoderm treatment applications are carried out. For treatment of acne, acne scars, age spots and pregnancy spots, chemical peeling process is performed. Botox injection is made for excessive sweating of axillas, hands and feet.

In our department, diagnostic skin patch test (true test), prick test is performed in allergic skin diseases.

In evaluation and follow-up of beauty spots on skin, skin cancers (malign melanoma), computerized dermatoscopy device is utilized. As a result of this examination, follow-up appointments are given by determining follow-up of beauty spots and beauty spots, whose removal is considered appropriate, are removed with surgical operations in accordance with appropriate methods.

In department of dermatology at our hospital, Puva Therapy, Laser epilation, varicose vein treatment (laser), Hemangioma, telangiectasia treatment, Stain Treatment, Skin Care, Skin Biopsies, nevus (beauty spot) analysis (computerized dermatoscopy), cauterization (burning treatment), cryotherapy (freezing treatment), skin allergy testing, chemical peeling (stain-acne treatment), fillers, Botox application, nail extraction operations are applied.

Computerized Dermatoscopy

In evaluation and follow-up of beauty spots on skin, skin cancers (malign melanoma), computerized dermatoscopy device is utilized. As a result of this examination, follow-up appointments are given by determining follow-up of beauty spots and beauty spots, whose removal is considered appropriate, are removed with surgical operations in accordance with appropriate methods.

Monitoring operations of patients having nevus are made are made through diagnosis, treatment and special computerized monitoring system.

Nevus and spots on the skin are evaluated, reported and archived with fotofinder computerized dermatoskopy device. Determination and inspection of changes of nevus in time intervals on the computer screen can be carried out easily. Patient can see these changes on the screen with his/her doctor by comparing simultaneously them with previous findings. Opportunity to compare with the image to be obtained in next controls is provided.

Digital Dermatoscopy Device measures mathematically the suspicious changes monitored on the spot and constitutes an index indicating the risk of malign melanoma (skin cancer). This index is auxiliary in the diagnosis and planning of treatment. As opportunity of diagnosis in early skin cancer (malign melanoma) with the naked eye is 60%, it rises to 90% with digital dermatoscopic inspection.

Classical adventitious spots are not required to be received or removed. Particularly, those having malign change possibility are recommended to be removed. Others are left to their own courses. As applicable spots are able to be removed with the cosmetic purpose, spots suffering often trauma due to the place they are locating or spots, which are difficult to be monitored, may be preferred to be removed. In such cases, spots are removed with surgical operation in our polyclinic.

Puva Therapy

Puva Therapy is the best therapy option particularly in chronic and large plaque types of cutaneous disease. This treatment method is used in atopic eczema, vitiligo, pruritus, mycosis fungoides (skin cancer) and such many diseases other than cutaneous disease.

Particularly, UVB therapy is a preferred method of treatment in terms of being able to be used in pregnancy, breastfeeding and liver and kidney patients, being cheap, being safe in children and increasing treatment when used with other treatment methods, providing treatment in short time and not requiring oral medicament, eye protection after treatment and hospitalization.