Dr. Honey Chacko completed her bachelor’s degree in Medicine from the University of Calicut, India in 2010. Later, she obtained her master’s degree in Dermatology, Venerelogy and Leprosy from the Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences, India in 2015. She also received her diplomate of the National Board of Examiner’s India in Dermatology.
After completing her MD (DVL), she worked as a Specialist at Yogiraj Centre for Dermatology & Cosmetology, India and the City Hospital in Cochin, India. Trained under eminent doctors in the field of clinical dermatology and cosmetology, her practice has helped her augment her knowledge in both dermato-surgery and cosmetology.
Dr. Honey has a keen interest in Clinical Dermatology and Cosmetology and has been trained under the Arab Academy of Dermatology and Aesthetics (AADA). She has also undergone a certification course for injectables from the American Academy of Anti-ageing Medicine (AAAAM).
Dr. Honey’s areas of expertise include:
Vast exposure to lasers (used for hair removal, pigmentary disorders, skin rejuvenation, tattoo removal and the treatment of scars);
Electrocautery for DPN, warts, skin tags
Cryotherapy; spray/intralesional technique
Botox injections, dermal fillers
Platelet rich plasma rejuvenation for skin rejuvenation and androgenic alopecia/telogen effluvium/female pattern hair loss.
Chemical peels (superficial & medium depth peels) for pigmentary disorders & acne vulgaris
Micro needling – derma roller & radiofrequency; for scars, skin rejuvenation and photo ageing
Subcision for scars
Ear lobe repair and keloid surgery
Investigative techniques – allergy tests (prick test), patch test
Vitiligo surgery (suction blister graft technique, punch grafts, non- culture melanocyte transfer)
Exposure in hair transplantation – fut and fue technique done at YCDC
Dr. Honey is a member of:
International Society of Dermatology
Life member; IADVL (Indian association of dermatologists, venereologists and leprologists (LM/K/9026)
Arab Academy of Dermatology and Aesthetics
American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine
Dr. Honey speaks English, Malayalam, Hindi and Tamil.