Habiba Darafshian Dr.

Dermatologists - Skin Specialists in UAE | Mediclinic Middle East
English, Swedish

Core competencies

Clinical dermatology:

  • Full-body skin checks and mole mapping
  • Allergic contact dermatitis
  • Perioral dermatitis
  • Seborrheic dermatitis
  • Complex skin disorders
  • Skin infections
  • Rosacea
  • Eczema
  • Psoriasis
  • Auto-immune skin conditions 
  • Pre-cancerous skin lesions
  • Skin cancer (both melanoma and non-melanoma)
  • Paediatric dermatology (from 3 years of age)
  • Acne
  • Vitiligo
  • Nail disorders
  • Hair and scalp disorders
  • Pigmentation disorders 
  • Warts
  • Skin tag removal
  • Urticarias

 Cosmetic dermatology:

  • Botulinum (Botox) for wrinkles 
  • Chemical peels 
  • Mesotherapy 
  • Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) for scarring, rejuvenation, and hair loss
  • Laser treatment for hair removal
  • Skincare advice and personalized treatment plans 


Dr. Habiba is a Swedish educated and trained Consultant Dermatologist with over 14 years’ experience in the field.
Prior to joining Mediclinic, Dr. Habiba has worked at various highly respected hospitals across Sweden and in other clinics in Dubai.
Utilizing effective techniques and state-of-the-art services, Dr. Habiba ensures excellent results, giving her patients high-quality dermatological care. Dr. Habiba’s expertise, commitment and warm personality have made her a very sought-after dermatologist in Dubai.
Dr. Habiba holds a medical degree from the University of Umeå in Sweden.


MD, Swedish Board Certified - Dermatology
Professional Membership
Certified by the Dubai Health Authority in Dermato-Venereology
Certified by the Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare in Dermato-Venereology
Member of the Swedish Medical Association (SMA/SLF)
Member of the Swedish Society for Dermatology and Venereology (SSDV)
Member of Privatpraktiserande Dermatologers Forum (PDF)
Member of American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine (AAAM)


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