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Dr. Lakshmi Durga .M is a Dermatologist in Anna Nagar, Chennai and has an experience of 14 years in this field. Dr. Lakshmi Durga .M practices at Oliva Skin & Hair Clinic in Anna Nagar, Chennai. She completed MBBS from The tamilnadu Dr.MGR Medical university in 2005 and DDVL from Manipal Academy Of Higher Education, Manipal, India in 2010. She is a member of Medical Council of India (MCI). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Acne/ Pimple Scars Treatment,Skin Tag Treatment,Hair Loss Treatment,Laser Resurfacing and Scar Treatment etc.
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We had consulted the doctor for my father and it was for skin problems for him. ********* *** *** ****** **** ***** Medicines were prescribed. Now the patient is fine. The waiting time was for 45 minutes. The second time I visited in Feb month after December. I am satisfied with the treatment given. I can recommend the doctor to my family or friends.
The consultation was good, I met the doctor and I would recommend her to my family members. Doctor was very good and helpful. The explanation of the health issue was understandable. I knew the doctor for a few years. I visited her 2 years back. It was good. She was detailed in explaining.
I went to meet the doctor and it was for myself. It was a very nice treatment and I am very satisfied. The doctor prescribed antibiotic medicines. Waiting time was not that much. I am satisfied with the treatment given. I can recommend the doctor to my family or friends.
Doctor was very friendly and examined the skin problem. Doctor prescribed medicine and explained the issue very well and the doctor was really good and I am satisfied with the doctor's treatment. I would like to recommend this doctor to other patients. The appointment happend on time. Staff were good and very cooperative with us and I will give 4.5/5 stars to the hospital.
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.