Dermatology is the branch of medicine dealing with the skin, nails, hair and its diseases. It is a specialty with both medical and surgical aspects. A dermatologist treats diseases, in the widest sense, and some cosmetic problems of the skin, scalp, hair, and nails.
Plastic surgery is a surgical specialty involving the restoration, reconstruction, or alteration of the human body which is divided into two categories - Reconstructive surgery which includes craniofacial surgery, hand surgery, microsurgery, and the treatment of burns and the other is Cosmetic or Aesthetic surgery. While reconstructive surgery aims to reconstruct a part of the body or improve its functioning, cosmetic surgery aims at improving the appearance of it.
United Journal of Dermatology and Plastic Surgery is a peer-reviewed, open access journal devoted to provide a platform for scientists, researchers and clinicians working in different areas of Dermatology and Surgery. The journal publishes original and research articles, case reports, review articles, manuscripts, clinical images, letter to the editors, short commentaries, editorials etc.,