Vitiligo (White Patches) 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.
Welcome to Noble Vitiligo Clinic
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.
What is an ideal treatment, does one exist is a conjecture at present to simplify most of the treatments can cure white patches to varying extents depending upon how ones body responds to it, but none of them no matter what they claim can cure white patches permanently... Read More
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Dr. Vivekananda Bhat (MBBS, MS),
Lavelle Mansion 1/2, Lavelle Road, 3rd Floor,
Bangalore 560001 (Near Bangalore Club)