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Dr. Purnima Jankar

Dr. Purnima Jankar

Dr. Purnima Jankar

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MBBS, Diploma in Dermatology





Pediatric Dermatologist

19 Years Experience Overall  (14 years as specialist)

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Dr. Purnima Jankar is a very experienced dermatologist having hers private practice Kalki Skin Clinic in Kopar Khairane. She has an experience of more than 9 years in this field. She has also published various research paper. She is a lifetime member of Indian association of dermatologist, venereologist & leprologists (IADVL)

Vashi, Navi Mumbai

Kaya Clinic

1st Floor, Ganesh CHS, Sector 1 Vashi Navi Mumbai, Landmark: Next to Yes Bank, Navi Mumbai

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Mon - Sat

10:00 - 06:00


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.


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Awards and Recognitions

Articles in News Paper - 2015


MBBS - MGM Institute of Health Science, Bombay, 2000
Diploma in Dermatology - DY Patil University, 2006




2006 - 2017 Dermatologist at Kalki Skin Clinic


2001123438 Maharashtra Medical Council, 2001
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