KMC Hospital , Mangalore
A dermatologist is a skin specialist doctor who is specialized in diagnosing, evaluating and treating diseases related to skin, nails, scalp, and hairs. He is also trained to offer support for various cosmetic issues, helping to revitalize the appearance of the skin, hair, and nails. There are a wide spectrum of skin conditions that are treated by a dermatologist include Warts, Fungal infections, Dermatitis, Acne, cold sores, nail infections, rash/redness, scar, Hair Loss, Vitiligo, redness in the face, itching, Signs of Aging, Rosacea, Blister, Hives, Actinic keratosis, Carbuncle, Latex allergy, Cellulitis, Measles, Basal cell carcinoma, Melanoma, lupus, Keratosis pilaris, Ringworm, Melasma, eczema, psoriasis, skin cancer, and burn removal, allergic skin, alopecia, moles, freckles and some cosmetic problems of the skin (scalp and hair) and nail infections. Patients can consult online with a dermatologist for non-emergency problems.
When to consult online with a dermatologist-
• Consultation with a dermatologist is needed in case of acne, skin burn, warts, nail problem, redness of the face, herpes zoster, keratosis, fungal infection, psoriasis, etc
• Dermatologists can be consulted in case of rashes on the child's skin or severe acne in teenagers.
• If concerns are cosmetic, a person can seek out a specialized cosmetic dermatologist.
• Dermatologists can be consulted in case you are thinking of cosmetic treatment or procedure.