Discover World-Class Vitiligo Treatment at Dermaheal Skin, Hair & Aesthetic Clinic.
A section of skin graft is taken from the donor site (skin of normal color) which is then processed by an enzyme known as trypsin. The separated cells are then centrifuged.
This melanocyte rich suspension is then laid over the prepared bed on the site of vitiligo patch (which is prepared by dermabrasion).
Dressing of both the sites are done (donor and recipient) immediately, which is removed after a week.
Local anesthesia is administered so as to make the surgery pain-free for the patient’s convenience.
It takes from a few weeks to months for the transferred melanocytes to begin covering the area of white patches. The skin eventually starts to regain its natural cover.
Schedule an appointment with Dr. Navjot Singh Arora at Dermaheal Skin and Hair Clinic, Dwarka Sector 7, Delhi to get detailed consultation and treatment plan for the management of vitiligo.
There are many myths regarding vitiligo specially in the Indian population
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.
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.
At Dermaheal Skin and Hair Clinic, this advanced surgery of Melanocyte transplantation is performed by experienced and trusted Dr. Navjot Singh Arora with his dedicated team. Melanocyte transplantation is the best possible option in patients who have history of no recurrence of new white patches.