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Dr. Ayyaz Shah

Dermatology
orlando, FL
28 years experience male

Locations

Shah Dermatology, LLC

orlando, FL

Address

7232 Sand Lake Road, Suite 200, orlando, FL, US
Directions

My office hours

Tuesday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

Aetna

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Florida

Cigna

Medicaid

Medicare

UnitedHealthcare

Shah Dermatology, LLC

Kissimmee, FL

About

Bio

Board Certified Dermatologist, Cosmetic Surgeon & Laser Specialist. Full spectrum Dermatology practice offering Medical, Surgical and Cosmetic Dermatology. Special procedures offered: Skin Whitening, Laser Therapy for hair loss, Novel treatments for vitiligo, weight management and much more.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Dermatology

Aesthetic Medicine

Cosmetic Surgery

Family Medicine

Pediatric Dermatology

Languages spoken

Hindi, Punjabi

Doctor Q&A

107 Answers
61 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Ingredients: All natural ingredients are typically better for the skin, however if the store products also contain natural ingredients then those will be just as g... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Alopecia: Frontal Fibrosing Alopecia can be a difficult condition to treat. Treatment options include the 5 Alpha reductase inhibitors such as Finasteride or Du... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
EMLA (lidocaine and prilocaine): EMLA (lidocaine and prilocaine) cream will reduce the pain of the needle stick, however one still needs local infiltration of local anesthetic via int... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Pain: Abdominal may may stem from multiple causes. In females, it is even more complicated. Pain can result from multiple GI conditions including constipati... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
GSH: Since you have family members with Vitiligo, you will have ahigher chance of developing Vitiligo compared to the general population. Oral Glutathione ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Alopecia: Androgentic Alopecia is due to elevated levels of Dihydrotestosterone (DHT) and causes miniaturization of the hair follicles in the scalp. Therapeutic... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Deodorant: It is a possibility you may have axillary hyperhydrosis. You may consider visiting a Dermatologist for further evaluation and possible treatment.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Menses: You may also consider getting an evaluation of your hormones. Perhaps, you may have Estrogen dominance or Progesterone deficiency/luteal phase defect... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Scar: If the scar is a raised thick scar, then it most likely represents a hypertrophic scar or a keloid which will require treatment from a medical profess... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
TSH: With such a high TSH, you should go and see your primary care physician or an endocrinologist for further evaluation and treatment. The doctor can adv... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Pins & Needles: You should visit a neurologist and get a complete workup including a physical exam, blood work and/or possibly imaging studies. It may be a simple pro... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Rash: It's important to have an accurate diagnosis prior to rendering effective treatment. You may have eczema or a fungal infection. One may even need to b... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Bumps: It sounds like you are developing Folliculitis (bumps) from the shaving which results in an inflammatory reaction and then it heals up with "staining"... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Retin-A: Retin-A may cause a retinoid dermatitis and the skin may look red, inflamed and be itchy and peel. This is all quite normal for any retinoid especiall... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Ignore: For healthy looking skin, one should drink plenty of water, wear daily sunscreen and moisturize.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Codyloma: Condyloma Acuminata is considered an STD in adults. Most of the time, there isa history of sexual promiscuity, however NOT all cases. You will also ne... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Biopsy: Topical anesthesia applied prior to injecting the local anesthetic will minimize the discomfort of the "needle stick". If topical anesthesia is not av... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Spotting: Yes, Repeat the test. You also visit an OB/GYN and an abdominal/pelvic sonogram would be recommended if bleeding continues.
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Rash: It appears you develop an Irritant Contact Dermatitis which results from the prolonged contact of the sweat with your skin. The main thing to prevent ... Read More
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Culture: It would be a good idea to visit a Dermatologist or podiatrist get a fungal culture to rule out a fungal infection.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Filariasis: Depending upon the type and severity of Filariasis, various medications in the categories of anti-helminthics and antibiotics are used, Some of the d... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Umbilicus : It's difficult to say without actually seeing the affected area, however you appear to describing Psoriasis. The umbilicus can be involved in Psoriasi... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Gums: You should visit a dental professional for further evaluation int this, however Vitamin C deficiency may be associated with bleeding gums amongst othe... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Pain: You may possibly have an infection, you should cosnsider visiting a dentist for further evaluation and treatment.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Luteal Phase: Luteal Phase deficiency results from anovulation and the failure of Progesterone production. One needs to perform a thorough history and physical as w... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Pain: Pain that's reproducible on inspiration and palpation of the affected area of pain is typically suggestive of costochondritis, Your pain and symptoms ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Ignore: One should use sunscreens,moisturize and use a ph balance cleanser. Avoid foods with high sugar.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Lyme: Since she had some type of bites, it is possible what she thinks is mosquito bites may possibly be something else. It is important to visit a Dermatol... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Itching: Most of the time, itching is a result of dry and/or dehydrated skin. Increase your intake of water and use a good moisturizer along with using essenti... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Bump: Any lesion not healing should be evaluated by a Dermatologist for further evaluation, from what you are describing, however it sounds like you may hav... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Ignore: Use ph balanced cleansers when washing skin, avoid harsh alkaline soaps, try to wear 100% cotton.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Itching: Scabies and Fungal Infection amongst other conditions are possibilities. You should visit a Dermatologist for further evaluation.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Spots: It will be important for a Dermatologist to evaluate these lesions. From your description, it appears you have excoriations, Are you having intense it... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Cough & Choking: Coughing for two hours most likely caused your pharynx to become irritated and inflamed. Now you have a cough and mucus, you may possibly have a phary... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
DM: Type 2 DM is typically associated with Insulin Resistance. Most type 2 diabetics can do very well if they can stick to a good low carb diet and regula... Read More
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A 75-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Allergies: Steroids are usually given to treat an allergic reaction and sometimes high dose steroids are required for a severe allergic reaction. However, there ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Ignore: What are the proper sunscreens, moisturizers, and nutrition for optimum skin health?
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Ignore: Showering prior to shaving helps to soften the hair follicles, avoiding too close a shave decreases.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Aloe Vera: A pure 100% Organic Aloe Vera should not make you break out, however some aloe vera products have green dye and various other chemicals and fillers ad... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Hyaluronic Acid: Hyaluronic Acid helps to trap water and is helpful in moisturizing our skin. Since it is a large molecule, it has limited ability to penetrate the sk... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
PG: Assuming you have a Pyogenic Granuloma, Depending on the size of the lesion, you should see either a Dermatologist or hand surgeon. The lesion may be ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Ignore: Increase your intake of essential fatty acids (omega-3 & omega-6), use a ceramide based moisturizer.
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
EM: Erythema Multiforme is a type of hypersensitivity dermatitis. It can be a result of multiple factors, however HSV is the most common associated cause.... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Hair: It's not abnormal to lose 100 hair per day. As the new anagen hairs are forming, they push the telogen hairs out. This is a continuous cycle and losin... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Econazole Nitrate: Econazole Nitrate is a topical anti-fungal cream so it's effective for tinea/dermatophyte infections. If you have Eczema, you will most likely require... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Hives: Since you have 2 of the factors for the Atopic triad, you will need to be careful regarding any foods ingested, especially nuts and seafood. If you te... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Cyst: Cysts that are not inflamed or infected will typically not hurt or cause pain when they are drained.
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Bowel Movement: It's very important to have regular bowel movements so the body can expel and release digested waste products for optimum health. Things that may help... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
Rash: It may be miliaria, heat rash you are referring to or perhaps it may be an irritant contact dermatitis. If it doesn't resolve after showering and cool... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
Dermatology 28 years experience
PCOS: PCOS is a complex multifactorial medical disorder. There are multiple hormone imbalances, however hyperinsulimeia is crucial to address as that also p... Read More
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Testimonials
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Jul 23, 2014
Dr Shah is providing an excellent service to the public via Healthtap. He is clearly a very knowledgeable Dermatologist. I endorse Dr. Shah.
Jul 27, 2014
Dr. Shah is a dedicated physician educator who had contributed tremendously to patients on Healthtap!
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Shah is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! No allergist in KY will give steroids even for SEVERE allergies. Tried
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Thanks for your quick reply! But I don't have Vitiligo but my mom and Aunts have, and I am planning
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thanks, I had sepsis caused by pneumonia I didn't think it was serious

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

New York Institute of Technology New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, NY
Graduated 1994MD

Residency

Advanced Dermatology & Laser Center
Completed 2000

Residency

WYCKOFF HEIGHTS MEDICAL CENTER
Completed 1997

Awards

The Leading Physicians of The World, International Association of Dermatologists
A leading Physician of The World & Top Cosmetic Dermatologist
Top Doctor, Second Place, Orlando Region - Summer
2014

Affiliations

Ideal image development
University of Central Florida - UCF Medical School
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