Doctor's Profile

Dr Shafia Nisar Kakroo

MBBS, MD Dermatology, Venerology and Leprosy, MSC Dermatology

Associate professor, Department of Dermatology

Reg. Number: DMC-78887


The love of studying the skin, together with all of its disorders and the new cosmetic procedures that give people new hope, confidence and happiness,  encouraged me of becoming a dermatologist and a cosmetic surgeon. I have, had an opportunity to study and work in India and United kingdom. With a working experience of more than 8 years, I find dermatology very interesting.

Area of Interest

  • Psoriasis
  • Atopic dermatitis
  • Acne
  • Pediatric dermatology
  • Cosmetology

Educational Qualifications

Degree Year Name of College & University Registration Number Date of Registration
MD 2016 Manipal University JKMC-1178
MSC 2013 Hertfordshire University, United Kingdom
MBBS 2011 Jammu University JKMC-1178

Deatils of Teaching Experience

Designation* Institution From To Duration
Associate Professor HIMSR, New Delhi Present
Assistant Professor HIMSR, New Delhi 21-07-2019.
Senior Resident HIMSR, New Delhi 27-04-2017 20-07-2019 2 Years 3 Months
Senior Resident KMC, Manipal 06-09-2016 26-04-2017 8 Months
Registrars KIMS,Hyderabad 10-01-2016 05-09-2016 9 Months
Junior resident KMC, Manipal 01-04-2013 01-04-2016 3 Years
Resident Queen Elizabeth, United kingdom 25-02-2011 06-02-2012 1 Year


Research Work & Projects

  • Clinical profile of patients with IgA vasculitis in tertiary care hospital.
  • Study on psychological impact of pityriasis versicolor.
  • Audit on the implementation of NICE guidance CG43 on the management of obesity across the trust, at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham.


  • Fellowship in skin biology, Cambridge University, UK.
  • Fellowship in photodynamic therapy, Hertfordshire University.
  • Fellowship in Aesthetic Medicine, ILAMED, Recognised& affiliated to the University of Greifswald Germany

Membership of Academic Bodies Societies

  • Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists and Leprologists- Life Member
  • Indian Association of Psychdermatology- Life Member

Invited Talks and Lectures

  • Psoriasis and psychological impact, Birmingham University, UK
  • Acne and its treatment, Hertfordshire, University, UK
  • Lasers and chemical peel, Manipal university.
  • Lecture ob biology of skin, Cambridge university, UK.

Workshops/ CMEs/ Conference Attended

  • Recuurence of fungal infections.
  • CME on pediatricdermatology
  • Techniques of biopsy
  • Techniques of subcutaneous injections.
  • workshop on Botox and fillers
  • Workshop on invisible face lifting.
  • Workshop on acne scar revision
  • CME on biologics in psoriasis.
  • CME on immunobullous diseases.
  • Workshop on lasers.
  • Workshop on chemical peels
  • International Workshop on Immunobullous diseases
  • Medical Education in Paediatric Dermatology
  • IADVL, Dermacon 2015, Mangalore
  • C.M.E and Workshop on phototherapy
  • C.M.E on Dermatopathology.
  • Basic life support course
  • Advanced life support course