MBBS, Diploma in Dermatology
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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.
49/9, Venkatesan Street, Tambaram-West, Landmark: Opposite National Theatre & Near Hot Chips, Chennai
Mon, Wed, Fri - Sat
09:00 - 01:00
05:30 - 08:00
09:00 - 01:00
I had some skin problem and was searching for a dermatologist. Found Dr Meena and took an appointment with the doctor and consulted the doctor. Doctor was very polite and friendly in treating my problem. She was very patient in listerning to my problem and symptoms. Also analysed the problem quickly and gave me the medications.
I had an appointment with Dr Meena . The treatment with the doctor was really good. Doctor is polite and friendly enough and she listens to the small things that we discuss with her, doctor has a great patience. She also suggests good practices and guides us with very small small but helpful suggestions that would be the best for the skin problems.
My wife had some pimples on her skin, which was there for few days. I took an appointment online with Dr Meena to get consultation for the same.
First of all Dr. R. Meena was a excellent doctor. I have consulted other doctor near my resident for the same problem. But did not get a solution for the same.
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.