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Dr. Bhanu Prakash

Dr. Bhanu Prakash

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MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy, MBBS

Allopath

Dermatologist

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19 Years Experience Overall  (19 years as specialist)

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Dr. Bhanu Prakash is a well know dermatologist practicing in Vijaynagar, Attiaguppe locality. He is having a good experience in this field.

Nagarbhavi, Bangalore

Fortis Hospital

4.0

23, 80 Feet Road, Guru Krupa Layout, 2nd Stage, Landmark: Opposite SBM & Near Namma Mane Upahar Hotel, Bangalore

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Tue, Thu, Sat

06:00 - 06:30

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Common questions & answers

Q: Who is a dermatologist doctor?

A: A dermatologist is a physician or a doctor who specializes in problems of skin, hair, nail, and mucous membranes. He/she is also trained to offer support for various cosmetic issues. They help patients rejuvenate the appearance of various body parts such as skin, hair, and nails. They treat more than 3,000 skin conditions. These include acne, psoriasis, and skin cancer.

Q: When should one consult a dermatologist?

A: You should consult a dermatologist immediately if you have developed any abnormal symptoms which are affecting your skin, hair, nails, or mucous membranes. If you have any cosmetic concerns, a dermatologist will be able to help you. Further, for major ailments such as skin cancer, examination is also done by dermatologists.

Q: Should one consult a dermatologist for laser treatment of skin problems?

A: Yes, you can consult a dermatologist for laser treatment of skin problems. A dermatologist is professionally trained to carry out skin grafts and laser treatments. For laser treatment, they use a special light beam to treat various skin complaints. Such skin complains can include tumours, warts, moles, tattoos, birthmarks, scars, wrinkles, and unwanted hair.

Q: What are the common services provided by a dermatologist?

A: Below is a list of some common conditions dermatologist treat. • Vitiligo • Acne • Dermatitis and eczema • Fungal infections • Hair disorders • Nail problems • Psoriasis • Skin cancer Dermatologists use various surgical procedures such as: • Biopsies • Chemical peels • Cosmetic injections • Cryotherapy • Hair removal and restoration • Laser surgery

Q: What is the difference between a cosmetologist & a dermatologist?

A: Dermatologists and cosmetologists both primarily focus on the outward appearance of individuals. Dermatologists are trained physicians and they treat illness and disease. On the other hand, cosmetologists offer services to improve aesthetics. Dermatologists are doctors and specialize in treating skin, hair, nails, and mucous membranes. But cosmetologists are not doctors. Cosmetologists specialize in various beauty services including haircutting and hairstyling.

Specializations

Education

MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy - Command Hospital Air Force, Bangalore, 1999
MBBS - University Of Mysore, India, 1992

Memberships

Karnataka Medical Council

Experience

2000 - 2016 Professor at Vydehi Hospital

Registrations

34545 Karnataka Medical Council, 1992

Trainings and Certifications

Diploma in Hospital Management - Indira Gandhi Open University, Bangalore, 2004
Diploma in Medical Law and Ethics (PGDMLE) - National Law School of India Univeristy, Bangalore, 2006
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