Dr. Anand Krishna, born on 3rd Nov.1957, is the only allopathic dermatologist in India to have a Diploma in Integrated Medicine, encompassing Ayurveda, Siddha and Homeopathy and registered in the Delhi Council in the year 1982. He did his schooling in St.Patricks, Chennai followed by his MBBS from Stanley Medical College.
He left for Vienna in Austria in the year 1989 to do his diploma in Dermatology followed by two and half years of training in dermatological surgery. Dr. Krishna was a senior consultant dermatologist from 1991 to 2004 at Main Apollo Hospitals, when he resigned to branch out on his own.
He founded Ebony & Ivory Skin Centre seven years ago. Coined by his wife, Ebony implies dark and Ivory implies white. Dr. Krishna hails from a family of illustrious doctors. His grandfather, Dr. A Anantha Narayana lyer who was the first Indian dean of Stanley Medical College took over from Dr.David the last Britisher.
His father is one of the leading dermatologists known throughout India and was the first private practitioner to become President of the Indian Association of Dermatologists & Venereologists (1982-83). Following his family’s footsteps, Dr. Krishna too went into medicine. A go-getter in life, Dr. Krishna believes in moving ahead in life and not looking back. Having built a reputation in the world of skin care for himself.
Dr. Krishna’s experience gives him a total comprehensive perspective picture of the condition of the patient and hence, can give the best in each system to cure them instead of looking for temporary remissions. Dr. Krishna’s clinic is one of the best-equipped clinics in India run by a single individual.
His patients come from far and wide, Middle East, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Mauritius and Maldives. not to forget North East India where he has a patient bank of 4000 to 5000 patients. In due course. he plans to expand and write a book on dermatology for the common man and for medical general practitioners.