Dermatology (Skin)

Dr-Sharon-Gopalan-photoDr. Sharon Gopalan
Resident Skin Physician
MB BCh BAO (Ireland)
Dip Dermatology (Wales, UK)

Dr Sharon is the Resident Skin Physician at the Dermatology Clinic at Life Care Diagnostic Medical Centre and P&R Specialist Medical Clinic.

She was awarded the MB BCh BAO from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) and continued a special interest in Dermatology by persuing the Postgraduate Diploma in Dermatology at Cardiff University, Wales, UK. She also obtained a Diploma in Aesthetic Medicine from the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine, USA

She underwent training in the area of Clinical Dermatology and Venereal Diseases under the Head of Department of Dermatology at Hospital Raja Permaisuri Bainun, Ipoh, Perak, after which she moved to private practice.

She has also designed, executed and published an Interventional Study in the Perak Medical Journal entitled ‘Improving Compliance to Topical Medication Among Patients with Psoriasis in a Dermatology Clinic of a Regional Referral Hospital, Malaysia’ and won multiple awards at Regional Research Conferences. She has also jointly assisted in a pilot study with the Dermatological Society of Malaysia and Pharmaceutical Services Division of Ministry of Health, Malaysia.

– General Dermatology
– Paediatric Dermatology
– Hair and Nail
– Pigmentary Disorders
– Eczema, Psoriasis
– Acne
– Cutaneous Infections
– Sexually Transmitted Diseases

– Skin Patch Test
– Allergy Test
– Skin biopsy
– Cryotherapy
– Surgical excisions of lumps/cyst
– Hair and Nail microscopy
– Electrosurgery
– Laser

Contact Info:
Level 4, Wisma Life Care,
5, Jalan Kerinchi, Bangsar South, 59200 Kuala Lumpur
Tel: 03-2247 1681