MBBS, Diploma in Dermatology
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Skin Specialist, Cosmetic Dermatologist, Skin SurgeonFellow, American Academy of Dermatology28 years of Practice experienceStudent of St. Vincent’s High School & B.J. Medical College, PuneHead, Dept. of Cosmetology, Noble Hospital, PunePioneer in India for introducing & establishing two new treatments viz. 1) Radiofrequency Surgery technique & 2) Photobiomodulation technique with L.E.D. devicePresented more than 40 Research Papers in National Dermatology ConferencesPresented more than 25 Research Papers in International Dermatology ConferencesConducted more than 25 Teaching Workshops in India & one 3 hour Teaching Workshop abroadInvited Guest Speaker at many local, regional & national conferencesChairman, Free Paper Committee, GPCON, Pune for > 5 yearsConferred Who’s Who in Medicine & Healthcare in 2006 & 2009 by Marquis Who’s Who, USAConferred Who’s Who in Asia in 2007 & 2011 by Marquis Who’s Who, USAConferred Who’s Who in World every year from 2008 to 2013 by Marquis Who’s Who, USAWritten chapters in various medical books; articles in newspapers & magazinesGiven Radio interviews & conducted one featured programme on E TVHas Indian Patent for designing one instrument used in facial scar revision
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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.