Job, Scope, Salary & Placements for Doctorate of Medicine [MD] (Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology):

Job details for Doctorate of Medicine [MD] (Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology)

  • They have to treat the skin and hair disorders faced by the patients that come to them.

  • They have to look for the root cause of the ailment as many times the problem lies in the diet of the patient.

  • Exercise is also helpful in the treatment of such problems, so the doctors have to recommend exercise to them

  • They have to spot the ailment closely and if it is related to some other problem, they have to the recommend the patient to other specialists

  • Dermatologists teach all their patient's some basic hygiene and hair care routines.

  • They have to maintain records on all the patients as they come in handy for referral purposes

  • If the patient is suffering from cancer, the dermatologist will recommend chemotherapy and oversee the whole treatment

  • Sometimes, doctors even perform cosmetic surgery, so they tell the patient all about the surgery and educate them about the procedure


Placement Areas for Doctorate of Medicine [MD] (Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology) :

  • Candidates can look for employment/placement in the following areas after successful completion of this course :
    • Private Clinics 

    • Government Clinics

    • Nursing homes

    • Medical colleges 

    • Research Institutes 

    • Relief Camps 

    • Army doctors

    • Doctors Without Borders


Salary details for Doctorate of Medicine [MD] (Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology):

Salary Details for Doctorate of Medicine [MD] (Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology)

Source: Payscale

  • The salaries vary with varying job types but according to the recent trends the estimated average yearly income of doctors in this field ranges from Rs. 481,623 - Rs. 3,490,488.
  • The job types along with the remunerations of candidates with a Doctorate of Medicine [MD] degree in Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology have been listed below :

Job Type

Remuneration (per annum in INR)

Dermatology Professor

7-8 lakhs

IVF Therapy Manager

4-5 lakhs

Cosmetic Dermatologist

30-32 lakhs

Medical Dermatologist

16-18 lakhs

Medical Representative

5-6 lakhs


Key Stats for Doctorate of Medicine [MD] (Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology):

Key Stats for Doctorate of Medicine [MD] (Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology)

Source: Payscale

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