Chettinad Super Speciality Hospital comprises of a dedicated team of doctors, nurses, & paramedical professionals.
Our medical technologies & high-quality treatments provide preventive and curative healthcare solutions.
Head and Chief - Department of Dermatology
QualificationMBBS, MD (DVL)
Field of ExpertiseDermabrasion, Cryotherapy, Cosmetology, Laser treatments
Awards & Achievements
- Dr. Shankari is the Head and Chief of the Department of Dermatology since 2017. She has over half a decade of experience in this field and is considered one of the best dermatologists in the city.
- She has an impeccable academic track record having secured a state first in the Higher Secondary Examinations in Pondicherry. She was also a gold medalist in her Undergraduation from the esteemed Pondicherry University. Post this; she went on to pursue her Postgraduation in Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy from the prestigious Madras Medical College.
- She is also an ardent quizzer and presenter and has won several accolades for these. Some of her notable achievements include the ‘Runners Up’ trophy in the 1st Annual CME – Update in Dermatology held at CMC Vellore, and awards won for best presentations in ‘Cuticon’ and ‘ASICON’.
- She has attended several workshops and continuing medical education programmes and has several of her research works such as ‘Griscelli Syndrome’ and ‘Reiter’s syndrome as a manifestation of IRIS in an HIV infected individual’ published in National and International journals.
- She has excelled in her clinical career and skills and has been one of the most sought after Consultants at Chettinad.