Sri Muthukumaran Medical College



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About The Department

Department of Dermatology provides complete outright dermatological care for needy patients. We have achieved many milestones in Dermatology services and have attained our present position.

We have been providing inpatient care and outpatient care throughout the year. We are providing excellent services in clinical Dermatology, Peadiatric Dermatology, Cosmetic Dermatology and Dermatosurgeries.

People from far away places seek our department for the better care, diagnostic and treatment skills of our doctors.

Services offered:

  • Diagnosis and management of all type of skin problems.
  • STD- Sexually transmitted diseases management
  • Leprosy – management
  • Treatment of Nail Disorders
  • Treatment of Hair Disorders
  • Provide cosmetic and aesthetic services
  • Immunotherapy for viral warts

In order to provide special attention and comprehensive care, we are running special clinics

  • Monday – Psoriasis clinic
  • Tuesday – Vitiligo and Pigmentaroy disorders clinic
  • Wednesday – Bulla Clinic
  • Thursday – Wart Clinic
  • Friday – Autoimmune disease

Infra Structure

We have spacious well lighted and ventilated Out Patient cabins and departmental side lab
We maintain a separate well-equipped sterile Operation Theatre for Dermatosurgery procedures

Head of the Department

Dr. K.Radha Raja Prabha Professor - MBBS., MD.

With 14 years of experience in dermatology, I am a highly skilled dermatologist and cosmetologist dedicated to providing comprehensive skin care. I completed my MBBS at Stanley Medical College, Chennai, TN (2002–2008), and my M.D. D.V.L. at the prestigious Madras Medical College & Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital, Chennai, TN (2009–2012). I possess extensive expertise in clinical and surgical dermatology, having developed innovative methods, controls, and procedures to enhance skin health. My career includes roles as an Assistant and Associate professor in various private medical colleges, and I am currently serving as a Professor at SMMCH&RI (April 2024 – Present).

Contributions and Achievements:

  • Proficient in dermatosurgical and cosmetic procedures, including radiofrequency and electrosurgery, peels, LASER treatments for hair removal, and acne scar remodeling.
  • Trained in aesthetic procedures such as facial rejuvenation and fillers.
  • Completed the Essentials of Cosmetology certificate course by the American Academy of Dermatology.
  • Organized Continuing Medical Education (CME) sessions and workshops for undergraduates.
  • Conducted numerous skin camps.
  • Engaged in significant research work in areas such as psoriasis, urticaria, and acne.
  • Published articles in national and international journals.
  • Trained in medical education technologies.
  • Lifetime member of the Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists, and Leprologists (IADVL), ACSI, and the Indian Medical Association (IMA).

list of faculties

Dr.S.Karthikraja – Associate Professor
Dr. Alagammai – Assistant Professor
Dr. Misbah Dulvi – Senior Resident
Dr. Arun Kumar Jacob R -Senior Resident