Kavita Mariwalla, MD, FAAD is a board certified dermatologist and fellowship trained Mohs surgeon in private practice in New York. Dr. Mariwalla attended Phillips Exeter Academy and then went on to complete her undergraduate, medical school and residency training all at Yale.
She did take one year to attend Harvard as a medical intern at Massachusetts General Hospital. In residency Dr. Mariwalla was a chief resident and during her fellowship in Mohs micrographic surgery at Yale she also trained in cosmetic dermatology.
After finishing training, Dr.Mariwalla became the head of cutaneous surgery at St. Lukes-Roosevelt Hospital in Manhattan and after three years struck out on her own in private practice.
She is one of the few dermatologists who is active in general derm as well as aesthetics and Mohs surgery. She is the author of the newly published ASDS Cosmeceutical Compendium, Primer in Dermatologic Surgery, and has published numerous articles and book chapters. Dr. Mariwalla frequently appears in print, on the radio and on television.
She currently serves on the Board of Directors of the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery and the Women's Dermatologic Society. She also runs the resident practice management symposium for the American Academy of Dermatology.
Kavita is happily married to Kabir Bhasin who is an electrophysiologist at Lenox Hill hospital in New York and proud mom to three children under the age of 5 - all boys!