Dermatology department of Beijing TCM Hospital affiliated to Capital Medical University
Dermatology department is founded by the famous Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Doctor Zhao Bingnan in 1956, and is one of the first awarded National TCM key research centers of dermatology prior disciplines, Beijing TCM Diagnosis and Treatment Center, and Beijing key Integrated Medicine discipline. Capital Medical University’s postgraduates of M.D. and M.M. in TCM dermatology were awarded here. Now there are 30 doctors in the department, including 2 State-level TCM veterans, one Beijing TCM veteran, and 18 of them are chief physicians, 21 of whom owned M.M.or M.D. The outpatient amount had surpassed 260,000 in 2012, and the inpatient beds are 33. Six-eight unique TCM preparations and 3 therapies were invented and applying here. This department takes priority of TCM as the therapeutic principle, insists on integrating inheritance and innovation in medical practice, protruding TCM characteristics, enhancing clinical effect, and emphasizing disease prevention. There have TCM features and advantages in treating psoriasis, eczema, herpes, acne, erythroderma, bullous disease, lupus erythematosus, urticaria and vitiligo.