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Dr. R. Meena

Dr. R. Meena

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MBBS, Diploma in Dermatology

Dermatologist

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Cosmetologist

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19 Years Experience Overall  (19 years as specialist)

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94% (854 votes)

Dr. R. Meena is a Dermatologist and Cosmetologist in Tambaram, Chennai. Dr. R. Meena practices at Dr. Meena's Skin Care Clinic at Tambaram, Chennai. Dr. R. Meena is known for specialty services in acne treatment and peel, polishing, lasers. Dr. Meena is practicing Dermatology since 2002 in Chennai. She holds a professional degrees of Bachelor of Medicine and surgery and also a diploma in dermatology. She is a member of many prestigious associations like Indian medical association and Association of Venerologists and Leprologists. You can book an appointment with Dr. R. Meena and other dermatologists in Chennai on practo.com.

Tambaram, Chennai

Dr. Meena's Skin Care Clinic

4.5

49/9, Venkatesan Street, Tambaram-West, Landmark: Opposite National Theatre & Near Hot Chips, Chennai

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Mon, Wed, Fri - Sat

09:00 - 01:00
05:30 - 08:00

Tue, Thu

09:00 - 01:00

250

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 - Madras Medical College, Chennai, 1995
Diploma in Dermatology - Madras Medical College, Chennai, 2002

Memberships

Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists and Leprologists (IADVL)

Experience

Doctor at Dr.Meena's Skin Care Clinic

Registrations

55632 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 1995
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