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Dr. Richa Thakur

Dr. Richa Thakur

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MBBS, MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy, Fellowship in Aesthetic Medicine (FAM)






12 Years Experience Overall  (8 years as specialist)

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Dr. Richa Thakur is a Dermatologist, and Cosmetologist in Raja Bajar, Bailey Road, Patna and has an experience of 7 years in these fields. Dr. Richa Thakur practices at Ortho & Skin Care Clinic in Raja Bazar, Bailey Road, Patna. She completed MBBS from Shri Krishna Medical College & Hospital, Muzaffarpur in 2006, MD - Dermatology, Venereology & Leprosy from Vinayaka Missions University, Salem in 2012 and Fellowship in Aesthetic Medicine from Ilamed, Affil. University of Greifswald, Germany, in 2013. She has worked with Paras, Gurgaon, and Metro Heart Hospital Faridabad. She has the training of all types of chemical peels and lasers. She has worked in Sri Ram Murti Smarak Medical College, Bareilly for a year. She deals with all skin diseases, cosmetic treatments.She is a member of Indian Medical Association (IMA) and Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists, and Leprologists (IADVL).

Raja Bazar, Patna

Ortho & Skin Care Clinic


Bailey Road, Landmark: Near Punjab National Bank & Opposite Pillar Number 38, Patna

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Mon - Wed, Fri

11:30 - 02:00
06:00 - 08:30


06:00 - 08:30


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


Common questions & answers

Q: Who is a dermatologist doctor?

A: A dermatologist doctor is a specialist in the diagnosis, prevention, treatment, and management of problems related to skin, nails, and hair. They also provide advice in taking care of normal skin and keeping it healthy.

Q: When should one consult a dermatologist?

A: You can consult a dermatologist if you have: Severe acne Dryness of skin Hair loss Scars Fungal infections Skin allergies Eczema Lupus erythematosus (an inflammatory autoimmune disease) Psoriasis (scaly, red patches on the skin) Ingrown toenails Rosacea (redness on the face) Shingles Warts Diagnosis of skin cancer

Q: Should one consult a dermatologist for laser treatment of skin problems?

A: A dermatologist is trained for laser treatment of skin problems. Hence, a dermatologist can be consulted if you wish to do laser treatment for problems such as reducing scars or wrinkles, removing unwanted hair, tattoos, or skin discolourations, decreasing acne, improving the tone of the skin, and restoring skin collagen.

Q: What are the common services provided by dermatologist?

A: Some of the services provided by dermatologist include: Medications that are applied externally, injected, or those taken orally Skin biopsies Injections such as botox or fillers Cryotherapy Micro-dermabrasion Laser surgery Chemical peels Restoration and elimination of excess hair Excision surgery Ultraviolet light therapy Skin grafting Liposuction

Q: What is the difference between a cosmetologist & a dermatologist?

A: A cosmetologist is an expert in beautifying hair, nails, and skin. They involve in personal care services such as botox, fillers, liposuction, etc that help improve aesthetics. A dermatologist is a healthcare professional who helps in diagnosing and providing treatment to disorders of the hair, nails, and skin such as eczema, fungal infections, and dermatitis.

Awards and Recognitions

Honours in MBBS - 2006
Silver medal in MD - 2012


MBBS - Srikrishna medical college , Muzaffarpur, 2006
MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy - Vinayaka Missions University, Salem, 2012
Fellowship in Aesthetic Medicine (FAM) - Institute of Laser & Aesthetic Medicine(ILAMED), 2013


Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists and Leprologists (IADVL)


2012 - 2013 Ex-Consultant at Paras Hospital
2012 - 2013 Ex-Consultant at Metro Heart Hospital
2013 - 2014 Ex-Senior Resident at SRMS Institute of Medical Sciences
2014 - 2017 Consultant at igims patna


37048 Bihar Medical Council, 2007
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