The National Skin Centre (NSC) is an outpatient specialist dermatological centre with a team of dermatologists who have the experience and expertise to treat every skin condition. NSC started its operations on 1 November 1988 after taking over the treatment of skin diseases from Middle Road Hospital. We handle a patient load of about 1,000 patients daily. We are a public health institution and a member of the National Healthcare Group (NHG), sharing the NHG vision of "Adding years of healthy life".
You may be surprised to know that eczema is a very common skin condition in Singapore.
Described as a condition where patches of skin become inflamed, itchy, red, and scaly. Those that have experienced it would tell you that it’s no walk in the park. They often suffer from relentless itchiness on affected body parts.
Fortunately in Singapore, we have dedicated dermatologists from Singapore's National Skin Centre (NSC) to help.
Dr Lucinda Tan, a consultant from NSC, was invited to host a DxD Session. She answered readers' questions relating to eczema, including the causes, best treatment options and more.
Eczema is a skin condition causing inflammation, dryness and an itch. It's common skin problem that affects approximately 10% of the adults in Singapore. We've invited Dr Lucinda Tan, consultant from National Skin Centre to answer all your ezcema questions.
Dr Lucinda Tan, consultant from NSC answered questions on:
DoctorxDentist is proud to partner with National Skin Centre to raise awareness for this skin condition. To learn more about eczema, head down to National Skin Centre's public forum on Eczema on 27 October 2018 to find out more.