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Dr. Poornima K Nair

Dr. Poornima K Nair

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MBBS, MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy

Dermatologist

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Trichologist

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Cosmetologist

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3 Years Experience Overall  (2 years as specialist)

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Dr Poornima is a dermatologist in nu cosmetic clinic Koramangala, Bangalore and has an experience of 2 years in these fields.She completed MBBS from govt medical college, Kozhikode and MD Dermatology Venereology and leprosy from Tamil Nadu medical university. She has been well trained in the following cosmetic and dermato- surgical procedure/ hair loss treatments, hair fall treatments, chemical peel, skin treatments, laser hair removal treatments, wart removal, scar removal, mole removal, radio frequency, microneedle therapy,skin tag removal.

Richmond Town, Bangalore

Hairline International Hair & Skin Clinic

GF 01, President Chambers, Richmond Road, Landmark: Behind HDFC Bank , Opp To Beijing Bites, Bangalore

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Mon - Sun

04:30 - 07:00

500

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 - GOVERNMENT MEDICAL COLLEGE, KOZHIKODE, 2014
MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy - Madras Medical College, Chennai, 2018

Memberships

Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists and Leprologists (IADVL)

Experience

2016 - 2019 Dermatologist at Nu Cosmetic Clinic, Kormangala

Registrations

KRL 20140000740 KTK Karnataka Medical Council, 2018
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