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Dr. Radhika Chaukhande

Dr. Radhika Chaukhande

Dr. Radhika Chaukhande

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MBBS, Diploma in Dermatology

Dermatologist

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Dermatosurgeon

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Aesthetic Dermatologist

12 Years Experience Overall  (10 years as specialist)

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Dr. Radhika is a Consultant Dermatologist, Trichologist and Aesthetic Dermatologist at Healthy Skin Clinic, Navi Mumbai.

Kharghar, Navi Mumbai

Healthy Skin

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Shop No. 18, Ground Floor, Near McDonalds, The Pacific, Sector 13, Shilp Chowk, Kharghar, Navi Mumbai 410210, Landmark: Behind Jal Vayu Vihar & Next to Star Daily, Navi Mumbai

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Mon - Sat

11:00 - 01:00
06:30 - 08:30

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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

Participate in 18th Annual Congress of Cosmetics Dermatologist Society, India - 2014
Participate as a delegate During the workshop on "Urticaria" At D.Y. Patil Hospital, Navi Mumabai - 2016
Participate In Hands-on Traning at the 10th Asian Dermatologist Congress 2016 at Mumbai - 2016

Education

MBBS - Maharashtra Universtity of Health Sciences, Nashik, 2007
Diploma in Dermatology - College of physicians and Surgeons Mumbai, 2010

Memberships

Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists and Leprologists (IADVL)

Experience

2010 - 2016 Consultant Dermatologist at Healthy Skin Clinic
2008 - 2010 Resident at Rajiv Gandhi Medical College & Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Hospital, Kalwa
2010 - 2011 Senior Consultant at Niramaya Hospitals
2012 - 2013 Senior Consultant at Ashwini Hospital, Kharghar
2010 - 2016 Specialist in Dermatologist at Dr Jairajs Hospital, Belapur

Registrations

2007/03/0413 Maharashtra Medical Council, 2007
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