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Dr. Shashikiran AR

Dr. Shashikiran AR

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MBBS, MD - Dermatology




7 Years Experience Overall  (3 years as specialist)

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Dr. Shashikiran AR is a Dermatologist in Hulimavu, Bangalore and has an experience of 7 years in this field. Dr. Shashikiran AR practices at Nano Hospitals in Hulimavu, Bangalore. He completed MBBS from Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS), Bangalore in 2012 and MD - Dermatology from JJMMC in 2016. He is a member of Karnataka Medical Council. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Skin Disease Treatment,Sun Spots, Age Spots, And Other Pigmented Lesions,Acne/ Pimple Scars Treatment,Photofacial and Facial Rejuvenation Treatment etc.

Hulimavu, Bangalore

Nano Hospitals


79, Sir M Visveswaraya Road, DLF City Road, Nyanappana Halli, Landmark: Near Arekere Saibaba Temple, Bangalore

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Mon - Sat

06:30 - 07:30


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.


Sun Spots, Age Spots, And Other Pigmented Lesions
Atopic Dermatitis
Peel, Polishing, Lasers



MBBS - Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS), Bangalore, 2012
MD - Dermatology - JJMMC, 2016


Karnataka Medical Council


2012 - Present Consultant at Nano Hospitals


94843 Karnataka Medical Council, 2012
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