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Dr. Srividhya C M

Dr. Srividhya C M

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MBBS, MD - Dermatology

Dermatologist

28 Years Experience Overall  (19 years as specialist)

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Dr. Srividhya C M is a Dermatologist in Velachery, Chennai and has an experience of 28 years in this field. Dr. Srividhya C M practices at Apollo Clinic in Velachery, Chennai. She completed MBBS from University Of Madras, India in 1992 and MD - Dermatology from The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University (TNMGRMU) in 2001. She is a member of Medical Council of India (MCI). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: keloid/scar treatment,Skin Tag Treatment,Skin Allergy Treatment,Skin Allergies and Anti Aging Treatment etc.

Velachery, Chennai

Apollo Clinic

4.5

Plot Number 46, 7th Street, Tansi Nagar, Taramani Road, Landmark: Near Buhari Hotel & Vijay Nagar Bus Stand, Chennai

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11:30 - 12:30

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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.

Specializations

Education

MBBS - University Of Madras, India, 1992
MD - Dermatology - The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University (TNMGRMU), 2001

Memberships

Medical Council of India (MCI)

Experience

Consultant at Apollo Hospitals

Registrations

50167 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 1992
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