Welcome to Noble Vitiligo Clinic – A Vitiligo Treatment Center in Bangalore
Vitiligo / Leucoderma / or plain white patches on skin the mere appearance of white patches on skin is enough to send one into a state of panic depression.
Then one starts the search for a cure, and the confusion options varying from tablets, ointments, uv lights, surgery, allopathy, homeopathy, ayurveda, unnani, herbs, magic lotions and pills.
All of us are born with Melanocyte, the job of which is to manufacture melanin pigment in the skin, there are two types of cells in the epidermis the Melanocytes and the keratinocytes, the Melanocyte manufacture the pigment melanin which is then stored in the keratinocytes the storage cells in the skin.
This is the next procedure in evolution of surgical treatment for vitiligo. We have been performing Melanocyte transplants in India since 1996, as it was new at that time and only three doctors including myself worldwide were doing this procedure it was ridiculed as being unsafe by most of the other dermatologists.
Once the white patch appears and starts to spread then all patients require Medical Treatment to be started, this could be in the form of immuno modulators, immuno suppressives,or steriods coupled with narrow band UV therapy or Excimer laser therapy.
White patches on skin, also known as vitiligo is a skin disorder wherein the skin losses its usual pigmentation/ color. Though medically it is not a very serious disease, the social stigma which is attached to it, makes vitiligo a matter of grave concern.
Judging a person based on appearance is a human thing to do. But what we fail to realize is that sometimes these judgments made by a collectively large body can isolate entire groups of people. This is a major problem that people diagnosed with Vitiligo are likely to face. People Living with Vitiligo need to
What stands out in a crowd is always looked. People who suffer from physical disabilities or abnormalities, they are not just looked at but also feel judged in a crowd. It goes without saying that Vitiligo patients stand out in a crowd due to the white patches on their skin. The disease itself is not
White patches on skin or Vitiligo can become a cause of worry for many patients as it seen as a social taboo to have a skin disorder. Apart from affecting personal image and beauty, dealing with a general misconception amongst people and peers that it could be a communicable disease also takes an emotional toll