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Dr. Varalakshmi S

Dr. Varalakshmi S

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MBBS, DDVL

Dermatologist

19 Years Experience Overall  (14 years as specialist)

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Dr. Varalakshmi S is a Dermatologist in Rajakilpakkam, Chennai and has an experience of 19 years in this field. Dr. Varalakshmi S practices at SVee Poly Clinic in Rajakilpakkam, Chennai and NL Polyclinic in Tambaram West, Chennai. She completed MBBS from Stanley Medical College & Hospital , Chennai in 1997 and DDVL from Madras Medical College, Chennai in 2006. She is a member of Tamilnadu Medical Council,IADVL and Society executive member ladies in dermatology. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Laser Hair Removal - Face,Leucoderma Treatment,Sun Burn Treatment,Hair Loss Treatment and Acne / Pimples Treatment etc.

Rajakilpakkam, Chennai

SVee Poly Clinic

4.0

51/1, Part Madabakkam Main Road, Landmark: Near SS Party Hall, Chennai

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+ 4

Mon - Sat

10:30 - 12:00
07:00 - 09:00

300

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.

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Awards and Recognitions

Indian Medical Association Tambaram branch. doctors day celebration.doctors awards - 2014

Education

MBBS - Stanley Medical College & Hospital , Chennai, 1997
DDVL - Madras Medical College, Chennai, 2006

Memberships

Tamilnadu Medical Council
IADVL
Society executive member ladies in dermatology

Experience

2003 - 2018 DERMATOLOGIST & COSMETOLOGIST at SVEE POLY CLINIC & N N CLINIC

Registrations

59091 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 1997
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