Department Of Dermatology


The department of Dermatology is a post-graduate teaching department since 1998 and presently headed by Dr.Rajashekar.T.S. The department caters specialized care in cutaneous diseases to the rural population of Kolar and surrounding districts. Department is also actively engaged in both undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and pursuing research and publication activities. The Department has subspeciality clinics viz. STD, Leprosy, Contact dermatitis and Pigmentary clinics and has procured equipments for various dermatosurgical and cosmetic care procedures.

  • To provide comprehensive care and treatment of all the Skin Diseases, Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI) and Leprosy.
  • To improve patient involvement and participation in the management of their diseases through health education and counseling.
  • To train, upgrade the knowledge and expertise of students, paramedics, medical officers and specialists in Skin, STI and Leprosy.
  • Capitalize on new learning technologies.

Undergraduate Courses

  • Dermatology (for MBBS Programmes )

Postgraduate Courses
  • MD (Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy)

Thrust Areas
  • Androgenetic alopecia
  • Alopecia areata
  • Acanthosis nigricans
Awards & Achivements
Consultancy projects


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