The Department of Amraz-e-Jild wa Zohrawiya (Unani Dermatology & Venerology) came into existence from its parents Department of Moalejat (Unani Medicine) under 11th five year plan in 2006, but its official declaration was made in December 2011. Prior to the inception, the teaching and training of Amraz-e-Jild wa Zohrawiya both at undergraduate and post graduate level was carried out through the department Moalejat. Which has played a pivotal role in development of integrated teaching , clinical training and clinical research especially in various fields of Moalejat including Amraz-e-Jild wa Zohrawiya with utmost advancement.
The Amraz-e-Jild wa Zohrawiya has been given great emphasis by Department of AYUSH, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India because of its enriched classical literatures along with Tazeeniyat (Cosmetology).
AYUSH department of Government of India has identified Unani Dermatology as an area of strength in Unani System of Medicine on the basis of its historically documented work by various learned Unani scholars eg. Bu Ali Seena /AV Seena (980-1037AD), Majusi, Tabri (828-870AD) and Zakaria Razi (841-926AD) ect, during pervious various centuries. Zakaria Razi wrote a separate 23rd volume of his book "Al Havi Fit Tib" on Unani Dermatology & Cosmetology.
Recently central council of Indian Medicine has notified in the Gazette notification, the new name of the Department for its further specialization , by adding Tazeeniyat ( Unani Cosmetology) in place of Amraz-e- Zohrawiya with our deptt.
Globally Unani System of Medicine have been recognized as an "Evidence based system of medicine". we are continuously doing efforts with modern parameters to evolve formulations, guidelines and principles of treatment in the field of Amraz-e-Jild wa Zohrawiya and Tazeeniyat (Unani Cosmetology) with integrated approach. The work carried out in the field of Amraz-e-Jild wa Zohrawiya by the faculty members under the dept. of Moalejat is quite satisfactory and many more a mile stone in the form of publications of textbooks reference books, atlas as well as national & international research papers with good impact factor.
A part from teaching and training, the faculties are also providing health care to the public through OPDS and IPDS of Ajmal khan Tibbiya college hospital along with various dermatological laboratories related facilities for the public at their larger interest and in the interest of the system. In near future we are determined to begin new super specialty clinics for Barse (vitiligo), Daussadaf (psoriasis), Eczema and Dermatitis etc. Keeping in mind the demographic studies showing the continuous increasing the incidence of these diseases.