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Dr. Renuka Shetty

Dr. Renuka Shetty

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MBBS, DDVL

Dermatologist

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17 Years Experience Overall  (17 years as specialist)

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Dr. Renuka Shetty is a Dermatologist in Rajajinagar, Bangalore and has an experience of 17 years in this field. Dr. Renuka Shetty practices at Dr. Shetty's Cosmetic Surgery Center in Rajajinagar, Bangalore. She completed MBBS from Shivaji University in 2003,DDVL from B J Medical College, Pune in 2008 and F.C.P.S (Dermatology) from Topiwala National Medical College & BYL Nair Charitable Hospital in 2010. She is a member of Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists and Leprologists (IADVL) and Bangalore Dermatological Society. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Dermaroller,Chemical Peel,Line and Wrinkle Smoothing,Mole Removal and Hair Loss Treatment etc.

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Rajajinagar, Bangalore

Dr. Shetty's Cosmetic Surgery Center

4.5

107/2, Dr. Rajkumar Road, Navarang Circle, Landmark: Above Sangeetha Showroom and Opposite Navarang Theatre, Bangalore

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Mon - Sat

10:30 - 01:30
05:30 - 07:30

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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

MBBS - Shivaji University, 2003
DDVL - B J Medical College, Pune, 2008

Memberships

Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists and Leprologists (IADVL)
Bangalore Dermatological Society

Experience

Owner at Dr Shetty's Clinic

Registrations

2003020348 Maharashtra Medical Council, 2003

Trainings and Certifications

F.C.P.S (Dermatology) - Topiwala National Medical College & BYL Nair Charitable Hospital, 2010
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