About the Observatory

The Dermatology Service treats skin diseases of the reference population of the Moisès Broggi Hospital Complex (Sant Joan Despí Hospital and Hospital General de l'Hospitalet).

It is committed to providing quality and equal assistance, and it does so with a criterion of professionalism and collaboration with other health facilities in the territory (family doctors and doctors of other specialties).
It participates in the field of training and research and collaborates with initiatives aimed at the prevention of skin diseases.

  • Update date: 01.01.2024

Units and benefits

What does the Dermatology Service do:
  • General and pediatric dermatology consultation without age limits..
  • Ambulatory surgery.
  • Control by digital epiluminescence of pigmented lesions.
  • Urticaria consultation.
  • Skin cancer consultation.
  • Psoriasis consultation.
  • Hidradenitis suppurativa consultation.
  • Consultation of autoimmune and systemic diseases.
  • Atopic dermatitis consultation.
  • Skin allergy consultation.
  • Joint consultation of rheumatology and dermatology.
  • UVA/UVB phototherapy with cabins, baths and hand and foot devices.
  • Cutaneous ultrasound.
  • Parenteral therapy at the Day Hospital.
  • Photodynamic therapy.
  • Epicutaneous tests and pricks.
  • Teledermatology


Assistive devices:
  • Hospital complex of Sant Joan Despí Moisès Broggi.
  • L'Hospitalet General Hospital.
  • Specialized Care Center (CAE) Sant Feliu de Llobregat.
  • Specialized Care Center (CAE) Cornellà de Llobregat.
  • Specialized Care Center (CAE) Ronda la Torrassa.
  • Update date: 01.01.2024


Clinical trials for the evaluation of new treatments.

Publications and presentations on chronic skin diseases and skin cancer.

Optional members of the Catalan Networks of Melanoma, non-melanoma skin cancer and chronic urticaria.

Optional members of the Spanish group of Psoriasis (GPS), E-dermatology and imaging (GEDEI), Autoimmune and Systemic Diseases (GEDEAS) and Grupo Español de Oncología Dermatológica y Cáncer Cutáneo (GEDOC) of the Spanish Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) ).

Dermalawi Project (NGO with the project to improve the dermatological health of the population of the districts of Nkhotakota and Salima, in the center of Malawi).

  • Update date: 01.01.2024


The Dermatology Service is included in the rotations for the training of resident doctors in Family and Community Medicine.

Training in skin ultrasound for dermatology specialists.

Continuing education in dermatology for family doctors.

  • Update date: 01.01.2024