Dermatology

The Department of Dermatology at Aster MIMS offers complete dermatologic care, providing treatments for general/clinical conditions such as disorders of the skin, hair, nail and venereal diseases. Besides, the department also facilitates the treatment of cosmetic conditions such as acne, scars, pigmentation, vitiligo, hair loss, unwanted hair, moles, skin tags, warts, corns, wrinkles and so on. Having doctors with immense expertise and cutting-edge technical assistance make the department one of the best facilities in the hospital.

Doctors

Dr. Pavithran K

Sr. Consultant Dermatologist

Dr. Pavithran did his MBBS, DVD, & MD from Calicut Medical College. He also got his MNAMS (National Academy Medical Sciences Delhi) in 1996. He has worked in all Medical Colleges of Kerala - Calicut, Trivandrum, Kottayam and Alappuzha since 1974 to 2001 May. He has 280 publications in National and International Journals to his credit.

Dr. Pavithran K

Sr. Consultant Dermatologist

Dr. Pavithran did his MBBS, DVD, & MD from Calicut Medical College. He also got his MNAMS (National Academy Medical Sciences Delhi) in 1996. He has worked in all Medical Colleges of Kerala - Calicut, Trivandrum, Kottayam and Alappuzha since 1974 to 2001 May. He has 280 publications in National and International Journals to his credit.

He is the Author of Textbook of Dermatology for medical students. He has editorial publication of 30 books. He is the Chief Editor of Indian Journal of Dermatology Venereology Leprology (National Journal). He is the author of chapters in (1) API Textbook of Medicine. (2) Textbook – Dermatology (3) Drug Formulary - IMA. He got the Best Doctor Award from Govt. of Kerala, Best Teacher Award from Calicut University and Glaxo Oration Award. He had been PG Examiner for various universities. Government of Kerala honored him as Professor Emeritus recently. - Amala Dermatology Oration award 2010 - Dr. Alexander memorial Oration award by IMA AMS 1997

Qualifications

MD, DVD, MNAMS

Dr. Rakhesh SV

Consultant

MBBS(1990-1996): Govt. Medical College University of Calicut, Calicut MD (Dermatology, Venereology & Leprosy) (2000-2003 March): Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER- ranked No.3 post graduate institute in the country), Pondicherry University, Pondicherry. P.G. Diploma in Health Science (Medical Cosmetology) (2010-2011) Annamalai University, Chidambaram.

Dr. Rakhesh SV

Consultant

MBBS(1990-1996): Govt. Medical College University of Calicut, Calicut MD (Dermatology, Venereology & Leprosy) (2000-2003 March): Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER- ranked No.3 post graduate institute in the country), Pondicherry University, Pondicherry. P.G. Diploma in Health Science (Medical Cosmetology) (2010-2011) Annamalai University, Chidambaram.

unior Resident (Postgraduate trainee) in Dermatology, Venereology & Leprosy: (April 2000 to March 2003): JIPMER, Pondicherry.Provisional Leturer in the Department of Dermatology and STD in Government Medical College, Calicut from July 2003 to April 2004.Assistant pprofessor in the Department of Dermatology & STD in Pariyaram Medical College, Kannur, Kerala from April 2004 to March 2008; Rejoined in February 2009 to October 2009 ( as Associate Professor and Unit Chier)Specialist A Dermatologist in Lotus Medical Centre, Sharjah from June 2008 to January 2009.Associate Professor ( Visiting) at Pariyaram Medical College, Kannur Skin biopsy and excision of benign skin tumors,Vitiligo surgeries- punch and blister grafts etc,Radiosurgery, electrosurgery, chemical cautery,All nail surgeries, Chemical peeling,Intralesional therapy,IPL for excessive hair removal,Patch testing,Acne scar surgeries. Undergone training in Co2 Laser, Q-switched Nd Yag Laser, Pulse Dye Laser, Diode Laser etc (coming soon to MIMS) Well experienced in NBUVB and PUVA therapy for wide range of dermatological diseases.

Dr. Preethi M Cherian

Consultant

MBBS –calicut medical college. MD - CMC vellore

Dr. Preethi M Cherian

Consultant

MBBS –calicut medical college. MD - CMC vellore

Experience

3 years in vadagara sahakarana hospital

3 years in Dr. thajs laser skin care home

Experience in NBUVA and POVA therapy

Areas of interest

lasers, skin biopsy and excision of benign tumors, radiosurgery, electro surgery, chemical peeling, intra lesional therapy, Undergone training in co2 beem qswitched NdYAG laser, ppl/laser, diode laser,cryotherapy

Dr. Lasida Ali

Consultant Dermatologist & Cosmetologist

Completed MBBS, DVD, MD from Calicut Medical College. Completed DVD in 2008 and MD in 2009. Clinical & teaching experience as Asst. Proffesor in Malabar Medical College for three years (till 2014).

Dr. Lasida Ali

Consultant Dermatologist & Cosmetologist

Completed MBBS, DVD, MD from Calicut Medical College. Completed DVD in 2008 and MD in 2009. Clinical & teaching experience as Asst. Proffesor in Malabar Medical College for three years (till 2014).

Has been trained in co2 laser, q-switched ndYAG laser, diode laser

Proficiency various dermato surgical & cosmetic

Procedures like chemical peel, radio surgery, nail surgery & various acne surgeries & phototherapy.

Acne vulgaris.

Chronic urticaria.

Qualifications

MBBS, MD, IDCCM
Dermato surgery

Facilities

Services

  • Skin biopsy, Nail avulsion, Surgery for ingrowing nail.
  • Phenol cautery
  • Trichloro acetic acid Cautery
  • Excision Skin tumors, Electrocautery
  • Electrolysis
  • Comedo expression
  • Intralesion injection therapy
  • Criticare (sterens, Johnson syndrome, pemphigus, Toxic edpidermal necrolysis) in ICU
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