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Dr. Vinod Kumar

Dr. Vinod Kumar

MBBS, DDVL

Dermatologist

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Pediatric Dermatologist

14 Years Experience Overall  (14 years as specialist)

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Dr. Vinod Kumar is a Dermatologist,Pediatric Dermatologist and Sexually Transmitted Disease Specialist in Chromepet, Chennai and has an experience of 14 years in these fields. Dr. Vinod Kumar practices at Sivaguru Skin Care in Chromepet, Chennai. He completed MBBS from Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Puducherry in 2001 and DDVL from Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Puducherry in 2006. He is a member of Indian Medical Association (IMA) and IAFM. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Dermabrasion,Peel, Polishing, Lasers,Acne / Pimples Treatment,Sun Spots, Age Spots, And Other Pigmented Lesions and Wart Removal etc.

Chromepet, Chennai

Sivaguru Skin Care

#2/13, Padmanabhan Street, Nehru Nagar, Landmark: Near Pandian Super Market., Chennai

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+ 6

Mon - Sun

10:30 - 01:45
05:30 - 09:30

500

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.

Services

Peel, Polishing, Lasers
Sun Spots, Age Spots, And Other Pigmented Lesions

Awards and Recognitions

I place Quiz DERMACON - 2005

Education

MBBS - Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Puducherry, 2001
DDVL - Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Puducherry, 2006

Memberships

Indian Medical Association (IMA)
IAFM

Experience

2006 - Present Owner at Owner
2015 - 2020 Dermatologist at SIVAGURU SKIN CARE

Registrations

68618 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 2001
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