By Dr. Nektarios Logaras – Dermatologist/Venereologist

In Greece, at least 6 out of the 10 sexually active people, even today, unfortunately do not use a condom. This results in being at high risk of becoming infected with Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs).

In addition to providing Prescriptions of the available vaccines (Vaccinations), the Dermatology & Venereology Clinic of Athens South also provides prescription for a complete screening of the commonest Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs).

Due to the experience and expertise of Dr Logaras, and the close collaboration with a specialized laboratory, the Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) are diagnosed at their early stage and treated promptly before even their clinical symptoms appear.

The most common Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) are:

Genital Warts (HPV) and Herpes Genital.

Then, they follow in the order of their frequency::

  • Fungal infections
  • Gonorrhea
  • Chlamydia
  • Trichomoniasis
  • Syphilis
  • Molluscum Contagiosum
  • Hepatitis
  • HIV (AIDS)

Non-Sexually Transmitted Genital Diseases

  • Melanoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma (SCC)
  • Queyrat Erythroplasia (Bowen Disease of the Glans Penis)
  • Pemphigus
  • Pharmacogenic Rash (or Drug Eruption)
  • Zoon’s Balanitis / Vulvitis, Plasma Cell Balanitis, Vaginitis
  • Scleroatrophic Lichen – Lichen Planus
  • Dermatitis – Eczema – Seborrheic dermatitis
  • Angiokeratoma of Fordycespots
  • Cysts
  • Vitiligo
  • Psoriasis
  • Hidradenitis suppurativa or Acne Inversa
  • Bursitis
  • Fibroepithelial Polyp – Acrochordons (Skin Tags) – Papillomas
  • Pyogenic granuloma
  • Inflammatory ulcer of the foreskin

However, there are also normal non-Pathological – Skin findings in the genital area.

  • Penile Pearls
  • Lentigos (Freckles)
  • Moles


In the Dermatology & Venereology Clinic of Athens South, all the Skin – Venereal Diseases of the genitals that are Sexually Transmitted or not, are treated by the Specialized Dermatologist – Venereologist Dr. N. Logaras.