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Jul01
Skin White Patches and Vitiligo Treatment in Dwarka - Dermaheal
Vitiligo Treatment In Dwarka
What is Vitiligo
Vitiligo is a form of a chronic skin disorder which can easily be diagnosed by its characteristic appearance of white patches on the skin as the skin begins to lose its pigmentation.

These blotches can occur on any part of skin, however most common areas are face, neck, hands, eyes, mouth and foot.

Vitiligo can be treated by medications, phototherapy, laser and in certain cases surgical transplantation (tissue grafting and cellular grafting) is also advisable.

What causes vitiligo?
Melanin is the pigment which determines the color of our skin and hair.
The cells responsible for producing melanin (Melanocytes) are unable to function in case of Vitiligo thus causing loss of color of skin.
These white areas can either be localized or can continue to grow and are easily noticeable.
Melanocytes can be reintroduced to the affected areas via various methods to treat vitiligo.

Impact Of Vitiligo On Patients
Though vitiligo does not cause any serious impact on patient’s overall physical health and life expectancy, it can adversely affect patient’s psychological well-being.
Patient’s often feel insecure and anxious about their appearance which results in the development of antisocial behavior.
Younger patients are under constant emotional stress.
Mixed emotions of shame and fear often leads to depression.


Role Of Phototherapy
Derma heal Skin and Hair Clinic offers its patients the latest and best possible treatment modalities
We are equipped with a Narrowband UV-B (NB-UVB) chamber which works on whole body upto a great extent in cases of Generalized Vitiligo.
NB-UVB is an upright in-office booth which has a number of lamps that emit ultraviolet light thereby inducing re-pigmentation.
This device can be used in cases of both adults as well as children and does not cause any major side effects.
This treatment procedure is safe for both adults as well as children and generally requires 2-4 sessions weekly.
Phototherapy when combined with medications yield satisfactory results. Usually, prolonged treatments are required to attain better results.

Benefits Of Phototherapy
Significant improvement in the quality of life has been observed in the patients of generalized vitiligo undergoing phototherapy when combined with medications.
With phototherapy going on, the required doses of medicines gradually decreases thus decreasing the chances of long term side effects of medicines.
Patients experience a boost in their self-esteem as they keep on witnessing better results per session.
Phototherapy aids to prevent the formation of new patches thereby helping patients regain the confidence to face the world.

EXCIMER THERAPY
Excimer Therapy is an advanced technology that helps to treat skin diseases like vitiligo, atopic dermatitis and psoriasis which are usually difficult to treat conditions as there are very limited treatment options available for such skin conditions. This therapy is gentle as well as effective when followed with strict continuation.

The Excimer laser delivers a concentrated beam of UVB light through a hand piece directly to the white patches on the patient’s skin.


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Jul01
Who can undergo Lasik Eye surgery? Lasik Surgery in Ghatkopar | mumbaieyecare
Lasik Surgery in Ghatkopar
A complete eye examination is done by your doctor to check for stability of your eyes. Medical history of medications like Prednisone, cardarone, Accutane and imitrax contradicts Lasik Eye Surgery. Some conditions having hormonal changes like pregnancy also makes your eyes measurements different.

Various tests are done to measure the curvature of the cornea, the size of the pupils in light and dark, the eyes' refractive error, and the thickness of the cornea (to make sure you will have enough corneal tissue left after surgery).

A written consent is taken before the procedure. This consent confirms that you know the procedure's risks, benefits, alternative options, and possible complications.

An ideal candidate for Lasik Eye Surgery would be 18 years and above, does not have any accompanying autoimmune diseases, no hormonal issues and free from eye diseases like Dye eye, Cataract or Glucoma.

The LASIK Procedure
Eye surgeon prepares you for surgery by applying anesthetic eye drops. Lasik Procedure does not need general anesthesia and is done under local anesthesia with mild sedation.

This corrective procedure is of 30-40 minutes duration and done in three steps.

About Dr.
Dr. Jatin Ashar

Eye Specialist In Ghatkopar East and West
Dr. Jatin Ashar
Director and Chief Operating Surgeon MD (AIIMS), DNB, FICO (UK), FAICO & a fellow of L V Prasad Eye Institute Cataract, Cornea and Refractive surgery specialist
Soft-spoken, compassionate and an intellectual man, Dr. Ashar trained at the prestigious ‘All India Institute of Medical Sciences’, New Delhi; one of Asia’s best! After his post-graduation, he completed his fellowship in Cornea and Anterior Segment from the world renowned L. V. Prasad Eye Institute. Later on, he was appointed as the main cornea consultant at the ‘New Tertiary Care Center’ at the same institute.

Dr. Jatin is one of the best eye doctors & eye surgeons in Ghatkopar, Mumbai area. He has expertise in performing complex cataract surgeries and also in phacoemulsification and bladeless cataract surgeries.

He has a vast experience in using multifocal lenses such as trifocal and bifocal lenses and also performed cataract surgeries in children at Mumbai eye care hospital in Ghatkopar.

Dr. Jatin specializes in cornea transplant surgeries and he has performed a very high number of cornea surgeries such as full-thickness cornea surgery or penetrating keratoplasty, layer by layer cornea transplants such as Deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty (DALK) and the latest type of cornea surgery that is sutureless cornea transplant or Descemet’s membrane endothelial keratoplasty (DMEK) and launched state of the art eye clinic for cornea surgeries in Ghatkopar.

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Jul01
Laser Hair Reduction in Dwarka With Experienced Dermatologist Dr. Navjot Singh Arora
Laser Hair Reduction In Dwarka
Gone are the days of waxing, threading, epilating and hair removal creams, Laser hair removal is the latest and most advanced method of hair reduction and offers several benefits over the other methods



How it works?
Laser emits a concentrated beam of light which is absorbed by melanin (pigment present in the hair).

This light energy further converts into heat energy resulting in the destruction of hair follicles thereby preventing the growth of hair in future. However multiple sessions along with maintenance sessions are required as only the hair in their growth phase are actively targeted by the laser at a time.

About the Procedure
Triple wavelength diode laser used at Dermaheal is U.S. FDA (United States Food and Drug Administration) approved, to ensure better results in fewer sessions.
A diode laser with 810nm is the gold standard for hair reduction.
After shaving and marking the area to be treated, cooling gel is applied before giving laser shots
There may be a warm sensation in some areas and pin-prick sensation in others where the hair is thick and coarse. Cooling the skin again after laser shots, further makes the sessions more comfortable.
The time required for the treatment depends on the size of the area to be treated.
The intervals between each session depends on the growth of hair (ranging from a few weeks to a few month).
As the number of sessions progress, the gap between each session keeps on increasing.

What to expect?
Around 80-90% hair reduction is expected after 6-8 sessions, especially in female patients.
More sessions are required in male patients.
Every subsequent session results in delayed hair growth and reduced density of hair.
Laser hair reduction can be done either on small sections or on full body on both men and women.
Coarse hair decrease in number and even if some of them remain, they turn fine and thin which are easily bleachable.
Maintenance sessions may be required varying from case to case.

At Dermaheal Skin and hair clinic
Get rid of unwanted hair with laser hair reduction and say hello to your hair free skin.
To enquire in detail about Laser Hair Reduction and other cosmetic treatments best suited for your individual needs, schedule an appointment with our trusted and experienced dermatologist Dr. Navjot Singh Arora at Dermaheal Skin and Hair Clinic, Dwarka Sector 7, Delhi.


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Jun30
Best Pediatric Nephrologist And Child Kidney Specialist in Delhi, Gurgaon, India - Dr. Sidharth Kumar Sethi
Dr. Sidharth Kumar Sethi
Kidney & Urology Institute

He was trained as a Fellow (International Pediatric Nephrology Association Fellowship) and Senior Resident in Pediatric Nephrology at All India Institute of Medical Sciences and Division of Pediatric Nephrology and Transplant Immunology, Cedars Sinai Medical Centre, Los Angeles, California. He has been actively involved in the care of children with all kinds of complex renal disorders, including nephrotic syndrome, tubular disorders, urinary tract infections, hypertension, chronic kidney disease, and renal transplantation. He has been a part of 8-member writing committee for the guidelines of Steroid Sensitive Nephrotic Syndrome and Expert committee involved in the formulation of guidelines of Pediatric Renal Disorders including Steroid Resistant Nephrotic Syndrome and urinary tract infections. He has more than 30 indexed publications in Pediatric Nephrology and chapters in reputed textbooks including Essential Pediatrics (Editors O.P. Ghai) and “Pediatric Nephrology” (Editors A Bagga, RN Srivastava). He is a part of Editorial Board of “World Journal of Nephrology” and “eAJKD- Web version of American Journal of Kidney Diseases”. He is a reviewer for Pediatric Nephrology related content for various Pediatric and Nephrology journals.


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Jun29
Uterine Artery Embolization Treatment Delhi - Interventional Radiology
Uterine Artery Embolisation (UAE) And Ablation

It is a minimally invasive treatment for uterine fibroids, noncancerous growths in the uterus. It uses a common femoral artery puncture. Super selective embolisation of Uterine arteries is done to block the fibroid blood vessels, starving the fibroids and causing them to shrink and die.

Why (Indications)?
Large fibroids with bulky uterus causing increased frequency of urine, pain , increased and heavy menstruation.
Adenomyosis
Uterine AVM
RPOC (retained products of conception)
Why Not (Contraindications)?
Avoid uterine artery embolization if you:

Are pregnant
Have possible pelvic cancer
Have an active, recent or chronic pelvic infection
Are allergic to contrast material containing iodine

What you are to do before procedure (Preparation)?
Book prior appointment if elective or get admission in causality if emergency
Lab investigation (*PT/INR, CBC, Serum Creatinine, Viral markers) and previous records. An MRI or ultrasound of the prostate gland.
Urine test (urinalysis)
4-6 Hours fasting.
If you are on blood thinner like Aspirin inform during appointment.
One accompanying person
Need to sign a consent form for procedure

Approx. Stay in hospital?
We have very fast and competent working team (Consultant, fellow, clinical assistant, technician and ward assistant) which provide you comfortable atmosphere and ease your nerves. Usual time of stay is around 1 day.

Complications
Mild Pain (usually ends within a day or two). In some patients pain may last for few weeks.

Vaginal discharge.

Post-embolization syndrome — characterized by low-grade fever, pain, fatigue, nausea and vomiting — about 48 hours after the procedure and usually resolve on its own within a week.

Resume to work?
You can resume your work after 2-3 days if existing disease allows.

Results?
Symptoms such as heavy bleeding, urinary incontinence and abdominal enlargement are relieved in the first three months after treatment. These results appear to be comparable to that of myomectomy, in which the fibroids are surgically removed and the uterus repaired.
Your menstrual period may continue on its normal schedule. If you miss any periods, they will probably resume within a few months.
There is low risk of subtle ovarian damage which may make getting pregnant more difficult. Despite these risks, many women have had successful pregnancies after uterine artery embolization.


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Jun29
Prostatic artery embolisation (PAE), PAE Treatment in Delhi - Interventional Radiologist
Prostatic Artery Embolization (PAE)

What is it?
Prostatic artery embolization (PAE) is a minimally invasive treatment to improve lower urinary tract symptoms caused by benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). BPH is a non-cancerous enlargement of the prostate gland and is the most common benign tumor found in men.

The PAE procedure is performed by an interventional radiologist (IR), a doctor who uses X-rays and other advanced imaging to see inside the body and treat conditions without surgery.


Why (Indications)?
As the prostate enlarges, it may partly block the urethra, causing symptoms such as:

Urinary incontinence, which can range from some leaking to complete loss of bladder control
Irritative voiding symptoms
Increased urinary frequency, urgency, and pain upon urination
How do I know if PAE is right for me?
The PAE procedure is for candidates who are either ineligible or not interested in traditional surgery. An exam with an interventional radiologist can determine if you are a candidate for PAE. At this appointment, you may be asked how often you have urinary symptoms of BPH, how severe they are, and how much they affect your quality of life.

Why not (Contraindications)?
Patients are excluded from treatment if they have malignancy, renal insufficiency, bladder stones, a neurogenic bladder (a neurologic disorder that may affect bladder function), urethral stricture, an active urinary tract infection, or prostatitis.

What you are to do before procedure (Preparation)?
Book prior appointment if elective or get admission in causality if emergency
Lab investigation (*PT/INR, CBC, Serum Creatinine, Viral markers)and previous records.An MRI or ultrasound of the prostate gland.
Urine test (urinalysis)
In some cases, a PSA (prostate specific antigen) test is done to rule out prostate cancer.
4-6 Hours fasting.
If you are on blood thinner like Aspirin inform during appointment.
One accompanying person
Need to sign a consent form for procedure
What happens during PAE?
PAE is performed through a small catheter inserted by your interventional radiologist into the artery in your groin.
The interventional radiologist will then guide the catheter into the vessels that supply blood to your prostate.
An arteriogram (an X-ray in which dye is injected into the blood vessels) is done to map the blood vessels feeding your prostate.
The agent (glue/particles)is injected through the catheter and into the blood vessels that feed your prostate to reduce its blood supply.
The interventional radiologist will move the catheter in order to treat the other side of your prostate, repeating the steps above.
Following this procedure the prostate will begin to shrink, relieving and improving symptoms usually within days of the procedure.
Approx. Stay in hospital?
We have very fast and competent working team (Consultant, fellow, clinical assistant, technician and ward assistant) which provide you comfortable atmosphere and ease your nerves. Usual time of stay is around 1 day.

Complications
Minor complications include dysuria (9%), urinary tract infection (7.6%), microscopic hematuria (5.6%), acute urinary retention (2.5%), and rectal bleeding (2.5%)

Resume to work?
You can resume your work after 1 day if existing disease allows.

Results?
Cumulative rates of clinical success are 80- 85%.


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Jun27
Dr. Megha Modi Provides the Vampire Facial Treatment at Twachaaclinic
Vampire Facial/PRP
PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma) facelift, also known as the ‘Vampire Facelift’ (as coined by Kim Kardashian), is a non-surgical procedure where a doctor injects the PRP substance, which includes parts of the patient’s own blood, into various areas of the patient’s face in order to treat wrinkles, acne scars, and give the patient a younger rejuvenated appearance. Platelet rich plasma (PRP) obtained from your blood contains growth factors which stimulate collagen production when injected into the skin.

Which facial and body areas can be treated?
Crinkling skin around the eyes
Cheeks and mid face
Neck
Jawline
Chest and decolletage
Back of hands and arms
Other body areas
How long does the treatment take?
30-50 minutes approx.

How many treatments are advised?
For the best results, we recommend up to three treatments, 4-6 weeks apart, with top ups at 6-24 months.

What are the possible side effects of PRP facial rejuvenation?
Minimal: Expect minimal swelling, bruising and redness for 12-24 hours. A bruise at the needle site may be visible for 2-3 days.

Expectations of PRP?
Results are visible at three weeks and improve gradually over ensuing months with improvement in texture and tone.Advanced wrinkling cannot be reversed.

How long do results last?
Treatment results vary, however, in most patients the results last up to 18 months. Touch-up treatments will maintain the results.

Is PRP treatment safe?
Yes, because we are using your own blood.


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Jun25
Mumbai Eye Care Introduces A Simple Booking Feature To Manage A Schedule With Dr. Jatin Ashar
Eye Specialist in Ghatkopar - Dr. Jatin Ashar
Mumbai Eye Care introduces simple booking features on its official website. It helps patients to manage a schedule with eye specialist, Dr. Jatin Ashar for treatments and consultations.

Mumbai Eye Care, a reputable eye clinic in Ghatkopar introduces a simple booking feature on its official website. The idea of releasing this feature is to help patients to manage their eye treatments well. The CEO of the eye hospital stated, “Patients can go to the hospital according to the appointment and an exact date. It is more effective instead of going to the hospital over again. This feature is even helpful during the Coronavirus epidemic where people can’t meet face to face as before.”

Patients only have to visit the official website and click the book an appointment feature there. They can also choose to meet the eye specialist in Ghatkopar East or West. The feature also contains an online form that patients have to complete and submit. The CEO of the eye hospital added, “Our customer service takes action based on the explanation when a patient sends its appointment. Then, they will meet the specialist based on the case and the treatments they need. The process is straightforward and fast. The most important thing is that patients can go to the nearest hospital from their living area if it is necessary because of this feature.”

This feature is used for a variety of eye problems, including Lasik eye surgery, cataract surgery, retina surgery, corneal treatment, and many more. Patients need to explain their problems specifically to get the right specialist and treatments. The specialists and doctors can do a direct or online consultation based on the level of eye problem. One of the eye surgery patients explained, “Online appointments help us a lot. We don’t have to go to the hospital over again. It is effective for patients who are living far away from the hospital. They only go to the hospital when it is needed. We also get the right treatment because the eye specialist analyzes our problem first from the form.”

Mumbai Eye Care is also a place for those who need Lasik eye surgery in Ghatkopar. They can use this feature once they get what they want from this hospital—the earlier the eye treatment, the bigger the chance to cure the eye problem. The feature also includes the details of the hospitals, including the complete address, phone number, email, and working hours. The CEO of the eye hospital stated, “We hope that this feature and its facilities increase the comfort of our patients in getting the right eye treatment in India, especially in Ghatkopar.”

About Mumbai Eye Care
Mumbai Eye Care is a multi-specialty eye hospital in India. The eye specialists in this hospital are ready for Lasik surgery, dry eye treatment, cataract surgery, and many more. Patients can book an appointment online first before getting further treatment.


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Jun24
Dr. Navjot Singh Arora - Dermaheal
Dr. Navjot Singh Arora
MBBS, MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy
Dr. Navjot Singh Arora is a renowned and trusted Consultant Dermatologist with expertise in Laser & Cosmetic treatments, Anti-aging treatments, Hair Transplants and Vitiligo Surgery. He is an undergraduate as well as postgraduate alumni of one of the premier medical institutions of India, Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Varanasi. He practices in Dwarka, New Delhi.

Dr. Navjot Arora is the Director of Dermaheal Skin & Hair Clinic which is equipped with all kinds of latest and most advanced machines to provide the best possible treatment to the patients. He keeps on organizing educational camps and live sessions to increase the awareness and clear doubts of the patients. His dedication and passion for his profession motivates him to keep up with the latest technologies available to treat skin and hair problems. His avid interest and in depth knowledge in conventional aspects of dermatology makes him the most preferred dermatologist especially for those who are suffering from chronic skin ailments (psoriasis, vitiligo, eczema etc) even in their worst forms.


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Jun24
Eye Blinking: When You Require Expert Care? | mumbaieyecare
Introduction
Blinking of the eye is an involuntary act of the body. It means the body does it automatically. However,you can also blink your eyes whenever you want to. Eye blinking varies with the ages. A newborn only blinks two times in a minute while teen blinks 15 times in a minute. An adult blinks 14-17 times in a minute.

The rate of eye blinking can be either high or low. Increase in the rate of eye blinking may be caused by dust, smoke, bright light or a foreign particle in the eye. It results in eye irritation. Other conditions that cause increased blinking frequency are stress, fatigue or anxiety. Allergies, dry eyes and infections may also be the reasons for increased eye blinking.

What Is Eye Blinking?
Eye blinking is a process to refresh your eyes. It is a normal and physiologically important phenomenon of the body.Blinking provide lubrication to the eyes, protection from foreign particles and provide nutrition to the eyes. However, a condition in which an eye blinks more than its need is known as excessive eye blinking. Excessive eye blinking can be caused by several reasons like a problem on the eye surface. It might be irritating. Fortunately, most conditions causing excessive blinking are not threat to permanent loss of vision.

What Are The Causes Of Eye Blinking?
Blinking of the eye is a reflex. Excessive blinking occurs when the stimulation of reflex become increase due to interference of something. Eye blinking can cause by the following reasons

Ophthalmologic causes of excessive eye blinking

The causes may appear due to problem in the eyeball or other specific conditions. These are:

Wearing contact lens can be a reason for blinking eyes.
Dryness of eyes.
Exposure to Smoke, dust, or smog like irritants.
Hypersensitivities.
Corneal ulcer.
Blepharitis (It is a condition of inflammation of eyelids. It usually affects both eyes and the edged of the eyelids).
Conjunctivitis (it is the condition of inflammation of the eye surface).
Neurologic causes of excessive eye blinking

These are some severe neurologic disorders that can also cause excessive eye blinking. These are:

Blepharospasm (it is an abnormal condition of contraction in eyelid muscles).
Tourette’s syndrome
Parkinson syndrome
Dyskinesia
Multiple sclerosis
Wilson’s disease
Eye irritation

The irritation of the conjunctiva and cornea is generally a cause for eye blinking. Irritation may be due to the following reasons:

Dry eyes
Pink eyes (conjunctivitis)
Pollen, pollution, smoke and dust like eye irritants
Vision problems

There are various eye problems that may cause blinking of eyes. Some of these problems are myopia, presbyopia, and hyperopia.

Mental and physical health conditions

General health issues can cause excessive eye blinking. These are:

Stress
Anxiety
fatigue
Is Eye Blinking A Serious Condition?
Excessive blinking can be a reason for irritation. However, the blinking of eyes can rarely cause any severe conditions. If it is a part of a neurological syndrome, it can cause other neurological symptoms. If excessive blinking becomes a routine, it can affect your quality of life. You can have trouble while driving. It sometimes takes a long time to recover from excessive blinking. The doctor usually determines and treat the underlying problem that causes blinking.

What Are The Options For Managing Eye Blinking?
The treatment of excessive blinking can be given according to the cause of eye blinking. Sometimes either eye blinking needs treatment or may go away without any treatment.

Eye irritation

Excessive blinking due to eye irritation can be resolve by avoiding pollution, dust and smoke. You can compress your eyes with a warm cloth. Over-the-counter eyes drops are also beneficial for allergies. Medicines such as antihistaminics can treat excessive blinking due to eye irritation.

General health

Blinking due to general health can be improved by the activities that make you feel calm and stress-free. Meditation can resolve most of the problems of the body. Regular therapies, enough sleep and eye exercises can help to treat this problem. Physical activity like yoga is also an effective method to resolve blinking problems.

Vision problems

A vision problem can be treated by wear prescribed glasses, vision therapy and eye surgeries.

Serious neurological disorders

To manage the problem due to neurological disorders, you need professional evaluation to create a proper treatment plan.

Home Remedies For Eye Blinking
Eye blinking is generally not a serious problem and may resolve itself by following certain precautions. You can prevent excessive eye blinking by:

Taking sufficient sleep
Applying a compress of warm cloth
Giving a gentle massage to your eyelids
Taking frequent breaks while working on computers or laptops
Conclusion
Generally, excessive blinking is not a serious issue. It can go away itself without any treatment. However, the symptoms caused by neurological disorders requires immediate medical intervention and may take time to resolve. It requires help of ophthalmologists to develop a proper treatment plan. You treat excessive blinking by avoiding stress, taking enough sleep and limit the intake of caffeine.

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