Fellowship & Membership
Life member of Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists & Leprologists (IADVL)
Life member of European Academy of Dermatology & Venereology (EADV)
Life member of International Society of Dermatology (ISD)
Field of Expertise
Diagnosis, Counselling and Management of Atopic Dermatitis
Diagnosis and Management of paediatric Skin Infections
Diagnosis, Counselling and Management of paediatric Auto-immune conditions like Psoriasis, Vitiligo, Alopecia areata, Lichen Planus etc
Diagnosis and multi-disciplinary care for various Genodermatoses
Awards & Achievements
Received Indian Academy of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology (IADVL) Gold Medal in MD-DVL Final Exam
Awarded Imrich Sarkany Scholarship to attend 14th European Academy of Dermatology & Venereology (EADV) Spring Symposium, Brussels, Belgium, 2017
Awarded double scholarship- American Academy of Dermatology International Poster Exhibit Scholarship and Dr Adarsh A.Kumar Supplemental Scholarship to attend 72nd American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) Annual Meet, Denver, Colorado, USA, 2014
Awarded Global Education Award Scholarship from International Society of Dermatology to attend XIth International Congress of Dermatology, New Delhi, India, 2013
Awarded Galderma Post Graduate Academic Award at the 41st Annual National Conference of Indian Academy of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology (IADVL), Ahmedabad, India, 2013
Certificate of Honour in MBBS ( in Anatomy, Physiology, Microbiology and Obstetrics & Gynaecology)
Talks & Publications
Invited Talks as faculty:
Delivered talk on “Hyperandrogenism & Sebaceous Gland”at CME on “Hyperandrogenism and skin”.MVJ Medical College, Bengaluru, India. 14/9/2018
Delivered talk on “Multi-disciplinary care in epidermolysis bullosa” at CME on Paediatric Dermatology. Mysore Medical College, Mysore,India 7/03/2020
Gupta D, Chandrashekar L, Larizza L, Colombo EA, Fontana L, Gervasini C,Thappa DM, Rajappa M, Rajendiran KS, Sreenath GS, Kate V. Familialgastrointestinal stromal tumors, lentigines, and café-au-lait macules associated with germline c-kit mutation treated with imatinib. Int J Dermatol. 2017Feb;56(2):195-201.
Gupta D, Singh N, Thappa DM. Is timolol an effective treatment for pyogenic granuloma? Int J Dermatol. 2016; 55: 592-5.
Gupta D, Thappa DM. Mongolian spots: A prospective study. PaediatrDermatol.2013; 30: 683-8.
Gupta D, Kumari R, Rajesh NG, Manobalan K, Thappa DM. Low-dose cyclosporine for rapid remission and maintenance in recurrent Kimura's disease. Indian J DermatolVenereolLeprol. 2017;83(2):262-64.
Gupta D, Kumari R, Bahunutula RK, Thappa DM, ToiPCh, Parida PK. Keratosis follicularisspinulosadecalvans showing excellent response to isotretinoin. Indian J DermatolVenereolLeprol. 2015; 81: 646-8.