University Hospital Marburg UKGM
Department of Dermatology and Allergology (92)
Specialized in: dermatology
The Department of Dermatology and Allergology at the University Hospital Marburg UKGM under the direction of Prof. Dr. med. Michael Hertl offers a wide range of diagnostic and therapeutic options available in modern dermatology. The department is the certified Skin Cancer Center, which offers both diagnosis and treatment of malignant skin tumors, plastic reconstructive skin surgery, sentinel lymph node extirpation, surgery for skin metastases, chemotherapy, immunotherapy, additional examinations, including high-resolution ultrasound.
Also, the department deals with the diagnosis and treatment of infections of the skin and subcutaneous tissue. The department offers a comprehensive (HIV-related) diagnosis, including diagnostic immunofluorescence for the detection of viral diseases and native/cultural diagnostic methods for mycoses. In addition, the service range is completed by differentiation of dermatophytes and fungi, specific antibacterial, antiviral and antimycotic treatment methods.
The Department of Dermatology and Allergology is highly competent in dermatosurgery. The team of doctors regularly performs tumor resections, including palliative electrochemotherapy. It also treats acne inversa, axillary hyperhidrosis, mutilating scars. To treat hyperproliferative dermatoses, vascular lesions and hair growth disorders, the department uses various ablative, vascular coagulating, epilating laser methods.
The main focuses of the department include:
- Allergies (interdisciplinary Allergy Center Hesse)
- Autoimmune and HIV-related diseases
- Skin tumors
- Infections of the skin and subcutaneous tissue
- Bullous dermatoses
- Papulosquamous skin diseases
- Urticaria and erythema
- Diagnosis and treatment of skin and subcutaneous tissue disorders with radiation therapy
- Aesthetic dermatology
- Dermatological radiation therapy
- Dermatitis and eczemas
- Sexually transmitted diseases (venereology)
- Impaired wound healing
- Chronic venous insufficiency
- Inflammatory skin diseases
- Marburg, Germany