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Dr. Vijay Kumar Dhir

Dr. Vijay Kumar Dhir

Dr. Vijay Kumar Dhir

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MBBS, MD - Skin & VD







40 Years Experience Overall  (40 years as specialist)

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Dr. Vijay is a Consultant Dermatologist, Venerelogist, and Cosmetologist. He completed his MBBS from Govt. Medical college, Amritsar. Thereafter he joined The Punjab Civil Medical Services at Jalandhar. Later on he went to complete his M.D. (Skin + V.D.) from Rajindra Hospital, Patiala. He is serving the profession of medicine since last 36 years. Currently, he is a consultant dermatologist at Krishna Nagar Clinic, Nirman Vihar Clinic besides his Dilshad Garden Clinic. He has attended numerous national and international conferences and chaired various sessions also.

Krishna Nagar, Delhi

Dr. Dhir's Skin Clinic (Krishna Nagar)

C-39, 1st Floor, Above Triveni Medical Store, Krishna Nagar, Landmark: Opp. Swarn Cinema, Delhi

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Mon - Sat

06:30 - 09:00


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

Senior Lecturer, Skin & V.D. Department, Govt. Medical College, Amritsar


MBBS - Govt. Medical College, Amritsar (Punjab, India), 1976
MD - Skin & VD - Government Medical College & Rajendra Hospital,Punjabi University,Patiala, 1981


Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists and Leprologists (IADVL)
Bharat Heavy Electronics Limited


Senior Dermatologist at Central Hospital, Garian Libya.
Private Practice Skin Specialist at East Delhi


9276 Delhi Medical Council, 1991
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