21 Years Experience Overall (17 years as specialist)
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Dr. Manojkumar Hiralal Parekh is a Dermatologist in Millers Road, Bangalore and has an experience of 21 years in this field. Dr. Manojkumar Hiralal Parekh practices at Vikram Hospital in Millers Road, Bangalore. He completed MBBS from Mysore University in 1998 and DDVL from Sri Ramachandra Medical College & Research Institute in 2002. He is a member of Indian Association Of Dermatology, Venerology & Leprology,Cosmetology Society of India (CDSI),Association of Cutaneous Surgeons of India (ACSI),International Society of Dermatology and Association of Hair Restoration Surgeons of India. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Anti Aging Treatment,Dermabrasion and Microdermabrasion etc.
Had to wait for 45 mins for the doctor on a Saturday evening. He did not seem interested but he was polite. Was an indifferent experience
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.
• Dermatitis and eczema
• Fungal infections
• Hair disorders
• Nail problems
• Skin cancer
Dermatologists use various surgical procedures such as:
• Chemical peels
• Cosmetic injections
• 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.