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Dr. Pikun Gangwani

Dr. Pikun Gangwani

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DNB - Dermatology & Venereology, Diploma in Dermatology

Dermatologist

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10 Years Experience Overall  (10 years as specialist)

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Patient focused General & Procedural Dermatologist having substantial experience with LASERs in dermatology. Along with being a Diplomate of the National Board of Examinations as well as Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Glasgow in Dermatology, also a certified aesthetic medicine practitioner by the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine. Held the posts of Honorary Secretary &Vice President in the prestigious Indian Association of Dermatology, Venereology & Leprosy – Delhi State Branch. Founder member & Secretary of the Young Dermatologists Society of India. Official trainer for PRP & LASERs for Teknoderm (Delhi based LASER company). Assistant Editor of the newly launched peer reviewed journal Dermatology International. Participated as invited speaker, presenter and chairperson in various conferences and workshops.

Paschim Vihar, Delhi

Skin And Hair Clinic

4.5

A2b/68A, Ekta Appartment, MIG Flats, Landmark: Near to Firestation Paschim Vihar, Delhi

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Mon, Wed, Fri

10:00 - 12:00

800

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

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Hon. Secretary IADVL-DSB - 2014
Founder Secretary Young Dermatologist Society - 2010
Certificate in Aesthetic Medicine from American Academy - 2008
Vice President IADVL-DSB - 2015
Joint Secretary IMA-OWB - 2015

Education

DNB - Dermatology & Venereology - DNB board, New Delhi, 2010
Diploma in Dermatology - Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons (RCPS), Glasgow, 2012

Memberships

Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists and Leprologists (IADVL)
American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine
International Society of Dermatology

Experience

2008 - 2014 Consultant Dermatologist at Skin & Hair Clinic

Registrations

2762 Delhi Medical Council, 2005
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