13 March 2017

Dermatology

Dermatology

Your skin is your body’s largest organ and, in addition to having multiple functions, such as insulating and protecting, it plays an essential role in social interactions. A dermatologist studies, has expertise in, and treats the skin as an organ in its entirety, both from a pathological and cosmetic perspective, and is therefore the expert in solving skin problems.

Services available at UPMC Institute for Health Chianciano Terme:

  • Dermatology consult

  • Skin cancer screening examination by epiluminescence microscopy (mole mapping)

  • Resection or removal of skin neoformations by cryotherapy with nitrous oxide (viral warts, seborrheic keratosis, condylomas)

  • Curettage (for the treatment of seborrheic keratosis, molluscum contagiosum, pendulous fibroma)

  • Mole or skin tumor removal under local anesthesiae

  • Incisional biopsy

  • Care of skin burns or ulcers

  • Skin allergy examination

  • Patch test

  • Sexually transmitted disease screening

  • Aesthetic medicine consult

  • Botox (for the treatment of the wrinkles in the upper third of the face)a

  • Filler: Filling of the wrinkles in the lower third of the face, or facial contour and lip volume redefinition

  • Peeling: for the treatment of acne, marks, or for skin rejuvenation in case of chronoaging and photoaging

  • PRX-T33: A new face peel with trichloroacetic acid (TCA), a valid alternative to biorevitalization for rejuvenation and restoration of skin elasticity and luminosity

  • Biorevitalization for the treatment of mild chronoaging

  • Aesthetic mesotherapy