Dr.P. Sugathan Dermatologist in Kozhikode

Dr.P. Sugathan

Dermatologist, Kozhikode


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Dr. P. Sugathan is a popular Dermatologist at Baby Memorial Hospital in Kozhikode in Kerala. He has over 50 years of experience in treating skin related conditions.

Dr. Sugathan completed his graduation from Trivandrum Medical College in 1960 and then did his MD in Dermatology and Venereology from All India Institute of Medical Sciences in 1969.

He is a Fellow of Royal College of Physicians (FRCP) and is also a Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine (FRS), London. He is a Member of Indian Medical Association, Member of Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists, and Leprologists.


  • Dermatology (Skin)



MBBS, 1960, Trivandrum Medical College

MD (Dermatology, Venereology), 1969, All India Institute of Medical Sciences

Practice Information

Baby Memorial Hospital, Kozhikode

Baby Memorial Hospital, Kozhikode

Indira Gandhi Road, Kozhikode, Kerala - 673004


09:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Achievements & Contributions

  • Pemphigus ­ A review of21 cases with notes on treatment methods. Indian J. Derm Vener; 31: 230­244, 1965
  • Penicillin Resistant Gonorrhoea in Trivandrum. Ibid; 32: 25­27, 1966
  • Occurrence of herpes tester & chicken pox in the same patient. Ibid; 32: 132­134, 1966
  • Immunologic patterns of soluble proteins of cutaneous scales in squamous dermatoses. Ibid; 35: 215­218, 1969
  • Mudichood: A New Dermatological entity In Essays on Tropical Dermatology Vol. II, Marshall, J (Ed) Pp 183­188, 1972, Amsterdam, Excerpta Medica Monograph.
  • Folliculitis Cruris Pustulosa et Atrophicans. Indian J. Derm Vener; 39: 35­40,1973.
  • Serum proteins in Folliculitis et Atrophicans. Ibid; 39: 238­239, 1973.
  • Dermatitis Papulosa Alba. Int. J. Dermatol (New York) 13: 56­62, 1974.
  • Mudichood on the Pinnae: Brit J.Dermatol; 95: 197.1976
  • Acne Vulgaris ­ The boils of lust. Indian J. Dermatol Venereol Lepr. 45: 148­153, 1979.
  • Neurodermatitis ­ The window to the soul. Ibid; 45: 233­237, 1979.
  • 1000 cases of Piedra ­ Presented at the 4th World Congress of International Society of Tropical Dermatology at New Orleans, USA, 1979.
  • Secondary Syphilis and Sweet's Syndrome Br. J.Dermatol 116:879­884,1987
  • Suppression of lactation by Selenium disulphide, Int. J.Dermatol (New York); 29: 232­233,1990
  • The first report of Psoriasis and Leprosy occurring together lnt. J. Dermatol 2; 531­ 532,1990
  • Unusual side effect of Castellani's paint, Ind, J, Derrnatol. Venereol Leprol 56: 317­ 318,1990.
  • Member of Indian Medical Association
  • Member of Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists and Leprologists
  • Past President (Kerala State Branch) for the year 1977
  • Member ­ Editorial board; Indian Journal of Dermatology; Venereology and Leprology 1981 to1982 and from 1989 onwards.
  • Member ­ International Society of Dermatology, Tropical, Geographic & Ecologic (New York) from 1973 onwards