Integrative Treatment for all Types of Psoriasis
IAD is one of the premier centres for psoriasis care in India. With a cutting edge protocol through integrative medicine, we have effectively treated all kinds of psoriasis.
Psoriasis is a chronic skin disease, with symptoms that include flaking, inflammation, thick white silvery or red patches of skin, which are pruritic (itchy). Psoriasis may effect as a small sized lesion in one or two areas of the body or the entire body including the head, palms, soles or nails. A mere scratch may increase the lesions which are termed as Koebners phenomenon. Disorders of the fingernails and toenails including discolouration and pitting of nails occurs; nails may begin to crumble or detach from the nailbed.There are different sub-classifications in psoriasis and this is mainly based on the anatomical site and the disease presentation. The most common among them is the plaque or psoriasis vulgaris, typically present with red patches with silvery scales on the top.
Psoriasis is not a contagious disease. Psoriasis can be associated with psoriatic arthritis which leads to pain and swelling in the joints. It can be triggered by alcoholism, smoking, psychological stress and environmental factors.
The patient, along with a family member, undergoes a counselling session before the commencement of treatment. A panel of skilled dermatologists, Homeopathy and Ayurveda specialists examine the patient and a detailed case study is taken.Necessary laboratory investigations will be done indicated by the team of doctors. A dietician will examine the patient for nutritional assessment of the body and an integrative diet will be recommended. An effective integrative treatment will be prescribed.
Psoriasis Treatment at IAD
IAD stands as a cutting edge solution forpsoriasis treatment in India. The patient along with the family member will undergo a counseling secession before the commencement of treatment. This helps in building the confidence and improve the treatment concordance in already distressed patients.The cure for psoriasis depends on many factors like,duration of the disease,age, other associated diseases and treatment compliance IAD has a panel of skilled dermatologists and Ayurveda specialists, who offer the excellent psoriasis treatment in Kerala as well as in India In addition Homoeopathic physicians and a Dietician examine the patient separately to assess the details of illness, treatment taken in the past etc to make inferences as per the approach of each individual science. Ayurveda physician also analyzes the prakruthi and sthaniyavikruthi of the patient. Treatment in Ayurveda is done on the basis of dosha presentation (dominant symptoms).
Our dietician who specially trained with integrative medicine diet gives diet recommendations. Photo documentation will be done with the consent to note the changes in lesions before and after the integrative treatment. Blood investigation will be repeated periodically during the follow-up to monitor and ensure the safety of the psoriasis medication.
Steps of integrative treatment for psoriasis in IAD
Patients who wish to take the integrative treatment at IAD may kindly come with prior appointments obtained either through mail (firstname.lastname@example.org) or making a phone call to 04994 240862 or through whatsapp 9895588735. The first consultation and work up of the case by the integrative team will take around 3 to 4 hours. Following are the major steps we follow for each patient.
- Counseling secession: History taking about the onset and progression of the disease
- Recording treatments already taken
- Patient examination by dermatologists, Ayurvedic and Homeopathy doctors
- Integrative diet evaluation
- Investigations such as blood tests and urine tests
- Photo documentation with the consent of the patient
- Discussion in multi-system group of doctors
- Prescription on medical treatment and advice on correct methods of medications and diet recommendations
Medication includes ayurvedic oils for application, oral medications and if necessary phototherapy of allopathic medicine