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Dr. Mohinder Pal Singh Sawhney

Dr. Mohinder Pal Singh Sawhney

Dr. Mohinder Pal Singh Sawhney

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MBBS, MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy

Dermatologist

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Venereologist

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Immunodermatologist

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Sexologist

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HIV Specialist

36 Years Experience Overall  (36 years as specialist)

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Ex-Associate Professor, AFMC Pune, Ex- Professor ACMS Delhi. Currently Professor and HOD, SGT Medical College and Hospital Gurgaon.

Gurgaon Sector 40, Gurgaon

Asha Multi Speciality Clinic

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Clinic -2, Landmark: Opposite HUDA Market, Gurgaon

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06:00 - 08:00

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06:00 - 07:00

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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

Dermatologist to Ex President HE APJ Abdul Kalam and Ex Afganistan President HE Hamid Karzai
Merit Holder (2nd) in MBBS From The College - 1976
Dr. BB Gokhale Award Of The Pune University For Securing First Position In MD Exam - 1986
Fulford Oration Award’ For “High Altitude Dermatology” At 30th National Conference Of Indian Assoc Of Dermatologists Venereologists And Leprologists - 2002
Biography Included In ‘Marquis Who’s Who In Science And Engineering’ 2004-2005 And 2006-07 Edition, ‘Marquis Who’s Who In The World’ 2006, 2007 & 2008 Edition, ‘Marquis Who’s Who In Asia’ 2007 Ed And ‘2000 Outstanding Scientist Of The 21st Century’ - 2005

Education

MBBS - University Medical College, New Delhi, 1976
MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy - Armed Forces Medical College (AFMC), Pune, 1986

Memberships

Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists and Leprologists (IADVL)
Indian Institute Of Leprosy

Experience

1978 - 1984 Medical Officer at Various Army Units & Hospitals
1984 - 2015 Practicing Dermatologist & Venereologist at Various Organisations , Hopsitals and Clinics with over 30 years of experience.

Registrations

18702 Punjab Medical Council, 1978
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