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Undergraduate & Medical SchoolMedical: MD, Medical College of Georgia
Post-Medical School TrainingResidency: Dermatology, Loyola University Medical Center; Maywood, IL
Clinical Trials Fellowship: Center for Clinical Studies; Houston, TX
Treatments offered at Dunwoody Dermatology
Most popular answers from Anita Shetty, MD
Hi, Dalila80. I always tell my patients that the better they care for their biopsy site, the better the eventual scar. I'd recommend applying Aquaphor... READ MORE
Mole on the Nasal Tip is There a Way to Get It Removed with a Smooth Nasal Tip and Not a Crater? (photo)
Hi, SassyV. It's difficult to tell from your pictures, but you appear to have an intradermal nevus (or mole) on the tip of your nose. These types of... READ MORE
Hi, sabsoob. If you have a red spot or mole on your face, I would highly recommend that you get an evaluation by a board-certified dermatologist in... READ MORE
I would not expect your skin to flare when you start Retin-A after an Accutane (isotretinoin) regimen. Flares generally occur when first starting a... READ MORE
Hi, Ashish. It's a little difficult to tell from your picture, but this spot looks like it could be a seborrheic keratosis or a nevus sebaceous. A... READ MORE
I always recommend use of a good facial moisturizer when my patients are using Retin-A, as it has a tendency to dry the skin out. One tip for using... READ MORE
Spironolactone, by itself or in combination with oral antibiotics, can be very helpful for female adult acne. Low dose Accutane, taken on a regular... READ MORE
Maisja - Accutane is typically dosed at 0.5-1.0 mg/kg daily (which would be 23-46mg daily for you). Some doctors will start at a lower dose and... READ MORE
I Have Stopped Taking Isotretinoin for Almost 2 Months and Now I Am Looking Forward to Concieve Baby, is It COMPLETELY Safe Now?
It is safe to start trying to conceive one month after completely stopping isotretinoin. READ MORE
I recommend avoiding waxing, threading, or any other procedure where the skin is rubbed or stripped while you are on Accutane, and for at least 6... READ MORE
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