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Dr. Padmaja P

Dr. Padmaja P

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MBBS, MD - Dermatology

Dermatologist

32 Years Experience Overall  (32 years as specialist)

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Dr. Padmaja P is a Dermatologist in Somajiguda, Hyderabad and has an experience of 32 years in this field. Dr. Padmaja P practices at Yashoda Hospitals Somajiguda in Somajiguda, Hyderabad and Derma's Skin Clinic in Abids, Hyderabad. She completed MBBS from Andhra Medical College, Visakhapatnam in 1988 and MD - Dermatology from Andhra Medical College, Visakhapatnam in 1995. She is a member of Indian Medical Association (IMA),Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists and Leprologists (IADVL),Association of Cutaneous Surgeons of India (ACSI) and Cosmetic Society of India (CSI). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Hair Problems,Acne & Hair problems,Cosmetic procedures,Specialty interests include Acne (pimples) Management and Skin & Nail related problems etc etc.

Somajiguda, Hyderabad

Yashoda Hospitals Somajiguda

4.5

Room Number 241, Block A, Raj Bhavan Road, Landmark: Near Punjagutta Central, Hyderabad

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Mon - Sat

05:00 - 07:00

450

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.

Services

Hair Problems
Acne & Hair problems
Cosmetic procedures
Specialty interests include Acne (pimples) Management
Skin & Nail related problems etc

Specializations

Education

MBBS - Andhra Medical College, Visakhapatnam, 1988
MD - Dermatology - Andhra Medical College, Visakhapatnam, 1995

Memberships

Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists and Leprologists (IADVL)
Association of Cutaneous Surgeons of India (ACSI)
Cosmetic Society of India (CSI)

Experience

Owner at Derma's Skin Clinic
Consultant at Yashoda Hospital, Somajiguda

Registrations

18889 Andhra Pradesh Medical Council, 1989
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