A trichologist is a medical doctor who specializes in the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of conditions & disorders related to the hair and scalp. They evaluate personal history, genetic factors, lifestyle, and environmental conditions that cause the medical condition. Trichologists suggest personalized treatments and recommend lifestyle changes to improve the health and appearance of hair and scalp.
A Trichologist has the following qualifications:
Some of the conditions that Trichologists treat are:
An individual should visit a Trichologist when they see the following symptoms:
You can consult a Trichologist either online or offline. However, depending on the availability of the doctor and the convenience of the patient, pre-booking may be required for consultation.
It is recommended to visit a Trichologist once a year to check the medical condition of the hair and scalp. However, if a person is suffering from any related disease or condition, they must consult and follow up with a Trichologist as and when required.