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Dr. V J Tannu

Dr. V J Tannu

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MBBS, MD - Dermatology, Diploma in Dermatology

Dermatologist

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Cosmetologist

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43 Years Experience Overall  (43 years as specialist)

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After acquiring his post graduate degree in Skin Diseases, Venereology & Leprology, Dr. Tannu started his career as lecturer in B.J. Medical College & Sasson General Hospital. With the thrust to acquire further knowledge he then acquired the diploma in the same science from Mumbai & Fellowship for Royal Society of Health, London. Post this, Dr. Tannu Started private practice in Pune. He was also a Visiting Specialist at many hospitals including Inlaks & Budhrani, Ruby Hall Clinic & Police General Hospital.

Budhwar Peth, Pune

Dr Tannu's Komal Clinic

3.5

718, Ganesh Road, Landmark: Near Kasba Ganpati Chowk, Opposite Lal Mahal & Near Sampada Bank, Pune

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10:00 - 01:00
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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.

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Education

MBBS - B J Medical College, Pune, 1977
MD - Dermatology - B J Medical College, Pune, 1980
Diploma in Dermatology - College of physicians and Surgeons Mumbai, 1980

Memberships

Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists and Leprologists (IADVL)
Fellow of the Royal Society of Health (FRSH)

Experience

1980 - Present Sr Consultant in Dermatology at Ruby Hall Clinic
1982 - 2018 Owner at Dr. Tannu's Komal Clinic

Registrations

38732 Maharashtra Medical Council, 1978
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