What is a Dermatologist?
A dermatologist is a licensed physician educated in the specialty of dermatology which covers diseases of the skin, hair and nails.
How does one become a dermatologist?
A dermatologist must train for 3 years at a hospital or institution approved by the Philippine Dermatological Society (PDS) after which he/she takes the board examinations of the PDS then earns the title Board Certified.
He/she will give you effective and safe medical, surgical and cosmetic treatments for skin, hair and nail problems.
What is the PHILIPPINE DERMATOLOGICAL SOCIETY (PDS)?
The PDS is the ONLY medical society for dermatology recognized by the Philippine Medical Association (PMA). This means your PDS dermatologist is a competent and skilled physician who is the authority on skin.