Dr. Nahed Al Kassem

Consultant Dermatologist

Area of Expertise:
Dermatology treatments:
• Diagnosis and Treatment of common and rare skin diseases
• General Dermatology Diagnosis & Treatment of common and rare skin disease, including genetic skin disorders
• Pediatric Dermatology Diagnosis & treatment; topical and systemic disease
• Skin biopsy, Punch biopsies; samples for histopathology
• Cryotherapy, Liquid nitrogen freezing of actinic keratosis etc.
• Dermatoscopy of melanocytic lesions and all forms of skin cancer
• Siascopy- Examination of pigmented lesions with Siascope
• Imaging. A digital and computerized technique
• Curettage of skin cancer; mainly superficial basaliomas
• Mole excision , Excision of atypical moles, Bc, SCC etc
• Skin laser therapy, Carbon dioxide (CO2) laser, YAG laser
• Evaluation of Patch tests Evaluation of contact allergy
• Phototherapy Mainly UVB narrow and broad band, UVA with or without psoralen pretreatment (PUVA bath or systemic)
• Biologic treatment Adults and children, mainly for psoriasis treatment
• Photodynamic treatment PDT – of actinic keratosis mainly
• Mycology examination Performing nailscrapings for mycology culture examination
• Wood lamp skin examin diagnosing mycosis ;Tinea capitis, Pityriasis versicolor, detection of hypopigmentation in vitiligo, incontinentia pigmenti etc)
• Wound care , treatment of cronic leg ulcers, and general wound care
• Tzanck smear
• Cytology examination
Cosmetics:
• Injection of fillers
• Injection of Botox
• Injection of platelet rich plasma (PRP)
• Laser Tattoo removal
• Skin tightening
• Ante acne treatments
• Anti-ageing treatments
• Peelings

Professional experience (period): 16 years

Languages: Arabic & English