A doctor who specializes in treating the skin, hair, nails, and mucous syndrome like lining inside the mouth, eyelids and nose is known as a dermatologist. This professional doctor diagnoses and treat diseases like eczema, skin cancer, psoriasis, skin cancer and nail infection. They also help patients improve their appearances in respect of diminishing wrinkles, age spots and other signs of aging. They also help to reduce acne spots after surgery. They see patients of all ages from kids to people over 100 years of age. The advanced version of the study of dermatology includes cosmetic dermatology, mohs surgeon, pediatric dermatology etc.
Things one should be aware of before getting an appointment with a dermatologist: