Dr KV Ratnam



Place of Practice


Practice Address

190 Clemenceau Avenue, #05-22,
Singapore Shopping Centre,
Singapore 239924

Tel: (65) 6339 3050

Practice Website



Consultant Dermatologist


FRCP (Edinburgh), MSc (Allergy & Immunology, Stanford), Fellow Mayo Clinic (USA), Certified Laser Specialist (Harvard, USA), Dip. Venerology (Lon)

About Dr Ratnam

Dr K.V. Ratnam is a graduate of National University of Singapore. After completing his National Service, he completed his internal medicine training and was awarded the MRCP (U.K) from London.

He joined the only Skin department in Singapore and was sent on a government scholarship to Stanford University (USA) where he obtained an MSc. He went later to the world famous Karolinska Hospital Sweden to train in Allergy.

In 1985 he started HIV Clinic - the first then in Singapore. In 1990 he was sent on another government scholarship to Mayo Clinic (USA) as a Fellow for one and a half years.

Dr Ratnam has taught NUS post graduates in dermatology and immunology. He has published extensively in prestigious journals and won prizes for clinical research.

Specialized Services

  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Laser treatment
  • Chemical Peels
  • Eczema treatment
  • Psoriasis treatment
  • Mole assessment / removal
  • Nail surgery/nail removal for fungus infections
  • Nail deformities
  • Intense Pulse Light (IPL)
  • Biopsy of skin cancer
  • Extraction of white heads
  • White patches in mouth
  • Vitiligo
  • Flushing & blushing treatment
  • Ringworm treatment
  • Allergic Diseases - skin and blood tests
  • Sexually Transmitted Disease testing and treatment
  • Urticaria
  • Acne
  • Botox treatment
  • Wart removal
  • Hair loss treatment
  • Pigmentation treatment
  • Soft tissue augmentation
  • Treatment of scabies