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Dr. D. Nithya Gayathri Devi

Dr. D. Nithya Gayathri Devi

Dr. D. Nithya Gayathri Devi

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MBBS, Diploma in Child Health (DCH), MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy

Dermatologist

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Venereologist

20 Years Experience Overall  (10 years as specialist)

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Dr. Nithya is a Dermatologist associated with the Abhijay Hospital in Chennai. She is an expert in dermatology and cosmetology specializes in treatment like skin infections, acne, moles, laser treatment, hair transplant, skin disorders and cosmetic procedures. She is a dedicated professional who believes in commitment to the patients and understanding the needs they require so it can be provided by her in the best possible way.

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Perambur, Chennai

Abhijay Hospital Pvt Ltd

3.5

22/2, ESI Hospital Road, Peravallur, Landmark: Near Peravallur Bus Stop., Chennai

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Mon - Sun

09:00 - 05:00

1000

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 - The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University (TNMGRMU), 2000
Diploma in Child Health (DCH) - The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University (TNMGRMU), 2003
MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy - Madras Medical College, Chennai, 2010

Memberships

Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists and Leprologists (IADVL)

Experience

2000 - Present Dermatologist at Rohith Health Care Centre

Registrations

65391 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 2000
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