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Dr. Shilpa Sankpal

Dr. Shilpa Sankpal

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MBBS, DDVL

Dermatologist

14 Years Experience Overall  (12 years as specialist)

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84% (76 votes)

With years of experience she treats her patients with most effective way possible.

Kharghar, Navi Mumbai

Dermacos Skin Hair & Laser Clinic

4.0

Shop No. 8,Giriraj Horizon Building. Sector 20., Landmark: Opposite Reliance Fresh , Navi Mumbai

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11:00 - 02:00
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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.

Specializations

Education

MBBS - Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Sion,Mumbai, 2005
DDVL - Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Sion,Mumbai, 2008

Memberships

Kharghar Doctors Association
NMRDA
Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists and Leprologists (IADVL)
Cosmetic Dermatology Society of India (CDSI)

Experience

2008 - Present Cosmetologist at Mangaldeep Hospital, Kharghar
2009 - Present Cosmetologist at Om Navjeevan Hospital, Kharghar
2013 - Present Cosmetologist at Dermacos Skin And Cosmetology Clinic, Kharghar
2007 - 2011 Dermatologist at Kaya Skin Clinic
2011 - 2013 Principle Investigator at Mascotspincontrol Clinical Research Institute

Registrations

2730 Maharashtra Medical Council, 2006
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