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Dr. Chithra Thenramasamy is a Dermatologist in Madipakkam, Chennai and has an experience of 10 years in this field. Dr. Chithra Thenramasamy practices at SKY Clinic in Madipakkam, Chennai,Margaret Sidney Hospital in Nanganallur, Chennai and Xcellent Care Hospital in Velachery, Chennai. She completed DDVL from Madras Medical College, Chennai in 2018 and MBBS from KAP Viswanathan Government Medical College, Trichy in 2005. She was working in RSV SKIN & LASER Center with Dr. Maya Vedamurthy. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Skin Allergies,skin checks,Skin Rash Treatment,Laser Hair Removal, SCAR, ACNE and TATOO removal and Dermabrasion etc.,
she was the 4th doctor I had to visit for my problem. and she was the only one to diagnose my problem and was able to cure it..thNk u so much
Had good reduction in hair loss . Good hair growth and hair texture has improved considerably.
Doctor called me even before my appointment time and cleared my doubts patiently. Treatment via video call is recommended.
The doctor is friendly and explained my health problems.I’m satisfied with the treatment of the doctor.
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.