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Dr. Chandan

Dr. Chandan

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MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy, MBBS

Dermatologist

20 Years Experience Overall  (15 years as specialist)

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Dr. Chandan A M.D. obtained his medical degree from KMC, Manipal and completed his post graduation from a Harvard Associated Medical College. He is certified by the American Association of Aesthetic Medicine in Lasers, Botox, Fillers, Mesotherapy and Advanced Anti-Ageing Medicine. He is also trained and certified by Allergan as a leading Aesthetic Practitioner for Botox and Fillers. Dr. Chandan stays current with the latest cutting-edge technologies from both the US and Europe.

Alwarpet, Chennai

Aanya Skin Clinic

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11/3, 5A3, Cenotaph 1st Street, Landmark: Opposite Japanese Embassy, Chennai

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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

MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy - Sri Ramachandra University, Chennai, 2005
MBBS - Manipal Academy Of Higher Education, Manipal, India, 2000

Memberships

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Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists and Leprologists (IADVL)
Cosmetic Dermatology Society of India (CDSI)
Association of Cutaneous Surgeons of India (ACSI)
American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine
European Society for Cosmetic & Aesthetic Dermatology

Experience

2007 - 2016 Associate Medical Coordinator (South) at Kaya Skin Clinic
2007 - 2014 Senior Consultant at Bharathiraja Hospital
2009 - 2016 Consultant Dermatologist at IIT Madras

Registrations

70667 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 2002
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