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Posted January 08, 2015 by

Choosing a Career in Cosmetic Medicine

Female doctor giving an injection on the young woman's face over white

Female doctor giving an injection on the young woman’s face over white. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

Cosmetic medicine is a growing field that offers medical school graduates many opportunities. People are increasingly concerned about their appearance. This, however, is only one reason that patients elect to have procedures such as breast surgery or cosmetic changes to other parts of their bodies. Cosmetic surgeons such as Dr. Simon Weight are qualified to perform a number of procedures that are very much in demand today. (more…)

Posted September 10, 2014 by

Career: The Need for Skin Specialists in Polluted Cities

Dermatology consultation with a man

Dermatology consultation with a man. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

The importance of skin specialists has increased considerably in view of greater incidences of skin ailments and infections. Higher levels of pollution coupled with unhealthy food habits has resulted in more number of dermatological cases particularly among teenagers and young adults. Doctors treating skin diseases also treat nail and hair fall. Dermatological cases are more rampant in tropical regions because of unfavourable climatic conditions of heat and humidity.

In addition to treatment of diseases, skin specialists are attending to cases of cosmetic surgery and skin ageing as looking good is now a great concern. The trend is popular among young adults and middle aged patients. The demand for dermatologists has thus increased significantly in recent years. (more…)