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Dr. Lakshmi Durga .M

Dr. Lakshmi Durga .M

Dr. Lakshmi Durga .M




14 Years Experience Overall  (10 years as specialist)

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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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Anna Nagar, Chennai

Oliva Skin & Hair Clinic


Number 221, TBR Tower, 1st Floor, Y Block, 2nd Avenue, Landmark: Above Starbucks, Chennai

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10:00 - 04:00


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.



MBBS - The tamilnadu Dr.MGR Medical university, 2005
DDVL - Manipal Academy Of Higher Education, Manipal, India, 2010


Medical Council of India (MCI)


79390 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 2006
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