Dermatology

Dermatology

Dermatology is the speciality that is concerned with the understanding and study of the human skin and its diseases. It is responsible for the prevention of diseases and the preservation or restoration of skin normality as well as dermo-cosmetics related to hygiene, and the skin’s appearance and protection.

Recognition of certain skin diseases often offers important keys for the understanding and diagnosis of complex or multiorganic pathological processes in general medicine and in paediatrics.

The Dermatology Unit at Hospital Dr. Gálvez offers treatment for the different medical and cosmetic skin alterations thanks to the excellent work of a prestigious team of specialists and the most advanced medical technology.

In conjunction with other professionals, such as plastic surgeons, internists,  vascular doctors… as well as the Pathological Anatomy service, our Dermatology Unit provides comprehensive treatment adapted to the needs of each patient.

Our Dermatology Unit offers the following treatments:

  • Dermatological Diseases (acne, urticaria, dermatitis, psoriasis and skin allergies…)
  • Hyperhydrosis (diagnosis and treatment of excessive sweating).
  • Paediatric Dermatology.
  • Nail and hair diseases (alopecias).
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases.
  • Detection and treatment of skin cancer. Examination of pigmented lesions (moles).
  • Dermatological Surgery: cysts, nevus, cancer, ‘warts’.