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Dr. Radhakrishna Bhat

Dr. Radhakrishna Bhat

Dr. Radhakrishna Bhat

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MBBS, MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy

Dermatologist

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Venereologist

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Cosmetologist

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Trichologist

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18 Years Experience Overall  (18 years as specialist)

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Dr Radhakrishna Bhat specializes in the field of dermatology with special interest in skin allergies, dermatological surgery and lasers. He completed his MBBS at St. John's Medical College, Bangalore and his MD degree in Dermatology at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi. He is associated with the Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists & Leprologists (IADVL) and Bangalore Dermatology Society (BDS).

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Old Airport Road, Bangalore

Manipal Hospital

3.5

98, Kodihalli, Landmark: HAL Bus Stop, Bangalore

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08:00 - 01:00

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05:00 - 08:00

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08:00 - 01:00
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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.

Education

MBBS - St John's Medical College, Bangalore, 1997
MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy - All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 2002

Memberships

Medical Council of India (MCI)
Karnataka Medical Council

Experience

Consultant at Manipal Hospitals

Registrations

49915 Karnataka Medical Council, 1998
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