Discipline of Dermatology

Community Engagement

DERMATOLOGY

UKZN Academic Specialises in Blistering Disorders

UKZN’s Specialist Dermatologist, Dr Nokubonga Khoza runs the only Immunobullous disease clinic in the province every Tuesday at Inkosi Albert Luthuli Hospital, Dermatology clinic. Khoza’s clinic provides first-class service delivery to patients who are exclusively suffering from blistering disorders. She sees about 15 cases per day and about 50 a month from all over the province.

Paediatric dermatologist’s work is more than skin deep

Paediatric Dermatologist, Dr Antoinette Chateau runs a specialist paediatric dermatology outreach clinic on a Tuesday at Greys Hospital in Pietermaritzburg and on a Friday at King Edward VIII hospital. The Greys clinic was established in 2011 and the King Edward clinic in 2013.