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Dr. Niaz Akbar



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Dr. Hafiz Muhammad Ahmad Shahzeb


MBBS , MCPS Dermatologist

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Who Is A Dermatologist (Skin Specialist)?

dermatologist or a skin specialist (ماہر امراض جلد) is a medical professional specializing in dealing with a broad range of conditions that affect the skin, hair, and nails. They have extensive knowledge and experience in diagnosing, treating, and managing diseases and cosmetic concerns of the integumentary system. Dermatology encompasses medical and surgical aspects hence a dermatologist may also perform surgical procedures for complicated skin conditions. Some of these conditions include eczema, psoriasis, and skin cancer.

A dermatologist in Pakistan is also known as a skin doctor, cosmetologist, Jild Ka Doctor, Hair Fall doctor, or skin specialist.

What are the Different Types of Dermatologists in Pakistan?

On the basis of the subspecialties of dermatologists/skin specialists, they may be characterized into the following different types;

  • Cosmetic Dermatologists: These dermatologists deal with improving the aesthetic appearance and general health of the skin. They can help treat and prevent skin issues such as uneven skin tone, melasma, dark spots, scarring, wrinkles, or fine lines. They also perform skin treatments and facials to improve the aesthetics of the skin like botox, collagen injections, etc.

  • Medical Dermatologists: These skin doctors focus on improving the overall health of the skin by treating infections and diseases affecting your integumentary system eczema, shingles, psoriasis, warts, acne, excess sweating, spider veins, dandruff, or fungal and viral infections

  • Surgical Dermatologists: They are specialized in performing procedures and surgeries to treat skin diseases. You can visit a surgical dermatologist if you need laser treatments, excision, biopsies, liposuction, vein procedures, grafts, and Mohs surgery which is a procedure to treat Skin cancer

  • Dermatopathologists: These types of dermatologists are specialized in both dermatology and pathology (study of disease and its diagnosis). They perform tests and biopsies and undergo microscopic studies to diagnose the type of skin disease through the samples

  • Pediatric Dermatologist: This is a dermatologist who is an expert in diagnosing and treating skin, hair, or nail-related issues in children and adolescents like birthmarks, blisters, and certain bacterial infections

  • Mohs Surgeon: These dermatologists specialize in treating skin cancers or identifying suspicious cancerous growths on the skin.

Some of the Common Dermatological Diseases in Pakistan

Skin specialist/Dermatologist deals with the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of all the conditions that are related to your skin, hair, or nails. The common diseases or conditions treated by dermatologists include;

  • Eczema: Eczema is also known as atopic dermatitis. It's a condition that makes your skin red and itchy. It usually affects children but it can occur at any age

  • Contact dermatitis: It's a type of eczema that occurs due to any contact with the allergens that you are allergic to

  • Warts: It is the benign growth in the skin that is caused by certain viruses 

  • Dry skin: Dry skin is also known as xerosis. It's a condition that sometimes occurs due to fungal infections, dry weather, or overbathing with low-quality soaps

  • Psoriasis: Itchy and scaly patches and rashes are formed commonly affecting the knee, elbow, scalp, or trunk.  It is a chronic illness that can not be treated but can be managed

  • Vitiligo: This is the formation of pale white patches or spots on the skin, It's caused by the lack of skin pigment known as melanin, affecting the skin of any part of your body

  • Rosacea: It's a common skin condition where blood vessels get visible on the skin causing blushing and flushing. small pus-filled bumps can also be formed on the skin

  • Melasma: Uv radiations and hormones can result in the formation of patches and spots that are darker than the usual skin tone. Melasma usually occurs on the face

  • Acne: Clogging of hair follicles with oil, dirt, or dead skin cells can cause acne. It results in forming of whiteheads, blackheads, and pimples in major cases

  • Skin allergy: Skin allergy includes certain conditions such as rashes, itching, bumps, redness, and swelling due to contact with any allergen 

  • Hair loss: Hair loss affects nearly 80% of men due to genetic, environmental, hormonal, or age-related factors. Dermatologists specialize in preventing hair loss and also perform procedures to help hair regrowth like hair transplant

  • Dandruff: Fungal infections may result in forming dry itchy flakes, especially affecting the scalp which may progress to skin and other parts in severe infections

  • Brittle nails: Low nutrition intake can make nails weaker and easier to break or chip resulting in brittle nails

If you have any of these or other such symptoms affecting your skin, hair, or nails, contact the best dermatologist in Abbottabad immediately.

What is the qualification of a dermatologist in Pakistan?

To become a dermatologist, the following qualifications are required;

  • 5-year MBBS followed by the house job

  • FCPS in Dermatology 

  • Accreditation by the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan

  • Postgraduate diplomas and fellowships

  • Practical experience

Some of the Most Common Diseases in Pakistan

Skin problems are common in Pakistan due to genetics, environmental pollution, poor diet, etc. The disease prevalence percentages of some of the common dermatological conditions are;


Percentage of Patients

Viral Infections
Allergic Reactions of Medicines

When should you see a Dermatologist in Lahore?

If you have developed any of the outgrowths on your skin or have the following signs and symptoms, you must consult the top skin specialist/dermatologist immediately for a proper diagnosis, treatment, and management of the disease;

  • Severe stubborn acne

  • Face outgrowths like moles or warts

  • Dry patches on the skin

  • Itchy red skin

  • Dandruff with flakes

  • Extreme hair fall

  • Nail or scalp fungal infections

  • Nail discoloration

  • Brittle

  • Uneven skin tone

  • Skin allergies or any other skin, nail or scalp infections.

What are Common Treatments Provided by Dermatologists? 

A skin specialist or skin doctor manages skin conditions through investigations and therapies. The common treatments provided by dermatologists include;

  • Topical and systemic medications

  • Hair transplant

  • Dermatologic surgery

  • Dermatologic cosmetic surgery

  • Immunotherapy (stimulation of the immune system to fight skin cancer)

  • Laser hair removal

  • Micro-needling (cosmetic procedure for scars or acne)

  • Microdermabrasion (cosmetic procedure to renew skin texture and tone)

  • Hydrafacials ( cosmetic facial for skin glow)

  • Mohs surgery (skin cancer surgery)

  • Phototherapy (light waves to treat skin diseases)

  • Radiotherapy (Radiations induced skin treatment)

  • Chemical peels (cosmetic procedure for skin exfoliation and hydration)

Marham brings a diverse range of the top verified and the best dermatologists in Abbottabad near you, where you can book an online video consultation or in-person appointment with great ease. There are 1 top skin specialist in Abbottabad with their immense experience, qualifications, and services that are listed on Marham.

Find the most qualified and the best dermatologist near you and book an appointment online. Click here to read in detail about How to Become a Dermatologist in Pakistan.

Authored By : Dr. Niaz Akbar

Reviewed By : Dr. Hafiz Muhammad Ahmad Shahzeb

Frequently Asked Questions

Dermatologists specialists in Abbottabad provide the best services and treat issues like Whitening Injections, Microneedling, Acne Scar Treatment, Hydrafacial, Chemical Peeling, Removal Of Moles & Warts, CO2 Fractional Laser , Picosure Laser, Cryotherapy And Electrocautery , Q Switch Laser, Burn Surgery

The top skin specialist in Abbottabad, including those with immense experience in the field and a 100% patient satisfaction rate. The following are the five best Dermatologists in Abbottabad:

  1. Dr. Niaz Akbar

The following are some of the best dermatologists in Abbottabad who are available for online video consultation today:

    You can choose a Dermatologist in Abbottabad based on their experience, patient reviews, services, qualification, and locations.

    The fee of a skin specialist/dermatologist depends on the services and the locality. However, the fee for dermatologists in Abbottabad generally ranges between 500 to 3000 PKR.

    You can book an appointment or online video consultation with a doctor in Abbottabad by visiting Marham’s skin specialist profile or call our Marham helpline: 03111222398 to book your appointment.

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    Dermatologists (skin specialists) are the ones who are responsible for treating skin, hair, and nails. Dermatologists treat hair loss and facial scars. A top dermatologist will examine you, perform lab tests, and diagnose and treat your ailment.

    Dermatologist/skin Specialist performs different types of surgeries for complicated and chronic skin conditions like;

    • Remove moles 

    • Warts

    • Conduct skin biopsies 

    The specialized surgery includes eliminating benign cysts or skin cancer.

    There are different types of dermatologists (skin doctors). Some specialize in dermatopathology, pediatric dermatology, Mohs Surgery, or cosmetic dermatology.

    Dermatologists are the ones who are specialized in treating skin, hair, and nail diseases. Common skin conditions like acne, eczema, scars, psoriasis, warts, blisters, dandruff and fungal and viral infectious diseases are all treated and prevented by dermatologists. A top dermatologist will examine you, perform lab tests, and diagnose and treat your ailment. 

    It can be difficult to tell which type of skin problem is more dangerous and which can simply be an irritation that goes away with time. A dermatologist is capable of potentially saving lives by diagnosing and treating serious skin conditions, such as immune-bullous disorders, erythroderma, and skin cancers, such as melanoma. Contact the dermatologist for any issue related to skin, hair, and nails.

    Here's a list of the top 10 dermatologists in Abbottabad:

    1. Dr. Niaz Akbar

    Yes, Marham lists affordable dermatologists in Abbottabad where you can consult with them for under Rs. 1000. Here's the list:

      A dermatologist (skin specialist) is a doctor who is specialized in the diagnoses and treatment of conditions related to your skin.

      Dermatologist in Abbottabad provides the best services to treat different skin, hair, and nail issues. The services they offer include Whitening Injections, Microneedling, Acne Scar Treatment, Hydrafacial, Chemical Peeling, Removal of Moles & Warts, CO2 Fractional Laser, Picosure Laser, Cryotherapy, Electrocautery, Q-Switched Laser, Burn Surgery, and hair transplant.

      A dermatologist is a doctor who specializes in diagnosing and treating conditions related to your skin.