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Dr. K R Sathyamoorthy

Dr. K R Sathyamoorthy

Dr. K R Sathyamoorthy

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MBBS, DDVL

Dermatologist

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Cosmetologist

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Trichologist

15 Years Experience Overall  (11 years as specialist)

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Dr. K.R Sathyamoorthy is a Dermatologist and Cosmetologist in Perungalathur, Chennai and has an experience of 12 years in these fields. Dr. K.R. Sathyamoorthy practices at Sathya Skin Clinic in Perungalathur, Chennai. He completed MBBS from Madurai Medical College and his PG from JIPMER.

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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.

Awards and Recognitions

IJDVL Member

Education

MBBS - Madurai Medical College, 2005
DDVL - Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Puducherry, 2009

Memberships

Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists and Leprologists (IADVL)
Indian Association of Occupational Health

Experience

2003 - 2015 Consultant/Owner at Sathya Skin Clinic

Registrations

77593 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 2005
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