MB BS (Hons) PhD FACD
“More beautiful skin is a pleasure everyone can enjoy” – Dr Ritu Gupta
Dr Ritu Gupta is a highly trained specialist dermatologist who brings extensive experience in a wide range of specialised skills to the Platinum Dermatology practice in Ultimo. She is now also consulting at Benchmark Medical.
Her three-pronged expertise in medical, cosmetic and surgical dermatology is complemented by a warm, caring demeanour. Her patients find it extremely easy to discuss even the most embarrassing problems with this discrete, approachable professional.
An important part of being approachable is being available. Dr Gupta works tirelessly to ensure that she meets with her medical and cosmetic patients in a timely fashion. This is true for new patients as well as existing patients.
Skin Cancer Detection with Dr Ritu Gupta
Dr Gupta considers health an integral part of beauty. For this reason, one of her special areas of interest is skin cancer detection and treatment, as well as the management of acne and acne scarring. Once optimal skin health is achieved, Dr Gupta continues to work with clients to help them maintain their skin beauty with laser treatments, cosmetic injectables, dermal fillers and other facial rejuvenation techniques.
Dr Ritu Gupta graduated with Honours in Medicine from the University of Sydney and went on to complete two years of training in Emergency Medicine before embarking on dermatology training. Dr Gupta was awarded a PhD for ground-breaking research into Vitamin D and the skin. Her findings have served as a springboard for other researchers and work that continues today.
Dr Gupta is a respected figure in Australia and internationally. She has received numerous awards for research and for her performance in examinations and conference presentations. Her dedication to educating general practitioners about skin and cosmetic dermatology has made her a popular speaker at conferences, where she regularly addresses up to 1300 participants.
Dr Ritu Gupta is a well-rounded individual who enjoys her free time as much as her work time. Her interests include opera singing, and she, herself, was a finalist in the City of Sydney Opera Awards.