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Dr. Savita Yadav
Top Dermatologist, Cosmetologist, Dermatosurgeon Gurgaon

Dr. Savita Yadav - Best Dermatologist, Cosmetologist, Dermatosurgeon in Gurgaon

Skin care world clinic is being headed by Dr Savita - an eminent Dermatologist based in Gurgaon. Dr Savita has done her under graduation from LHMC, Delhi and then went to PGI Chandigarh to do her Post Graduation studies. After completing post graduation she worked as senior resident for three years and then joined as Senior Research Associate and subsequently as Assistant Professor at PGIMER Chandigarh. She has worked there for almost a decade and gained experience in diagnosing and treating all kinds of diseases related to skin, hair and nail.

Subsequently she joined as Consultant Dermatologist in Department of Dermatology, AIIMS, Delhi. She has done a lot of teaching and clinical research work and has published many papers (more than 60) in national and international dermatology medical journals.

She has contributed in dissemination of dermatological knowledge in India while working as Assistant Editor for “Indian Journal of Dermatology, Venerology and leprology” which is the premier national dermatology journal of India.

In addition she has delivered lectures in many national as well as international conferences

At her clinic main focus is on making correct diagnosis of the disease and making the patients knowledgeable about their disease so that they can become a part of their disease management team.

She provides quality care for various dermatological diseases in a very affordable manner.

Dr Savita is also a veteran in performing various Dermato-surgical and other Minor cosmetic procedures-

  1. Got Imrich Sarkany Non-European Memorial Scholarship (ISNEMS), at EADV 2016, held at Vienna on 27th September to 2nd October 2016.
  2. Got Scholarship and Travel grant to attend British Academy of Dermatologist annual conference 2015 held at Manchester from 7-9th July 2015.
  3. Gold medal for being Winner at All India National post graduate quiz organized by IADVL at DERMACON 2007
  4. Bronze Medal in MD examination, PGIMER, Chandigarh.
  5. Distinction in Anatomy, Prize for proficiency in Anatomy practical
  6. Medal for proficiency in Pathology
  7. Gold medal for highest score in forensic medicine
  8. MERIT CERTIFICATE under National Scholarship Scheme from CBSE
Qualification & Experience
Assistant Professor
Dept of Dermatology, AIIMS, New Delhi
— From May-2014 to Jan 2018
Assistant Professor
Dept of Dermatology, PGIMER, Chandigarh
— From Dec-2013 to May 2014
Senior Research Associate
Dept of Dermatology, PGIMER, Chandigarh
— From July-2011 to Dec 2013
Senor Residency
Dept of Dermatology, PGIMER, Chandigarh
— From July-2008 to Dec 2011
Senor Residency
GMCH, Sec-32, Chandigarh
— From July-2007 to Dec 2008
MD (Dermatology)
Dept of Dermatology, PGIMER, Chandigarh
— From Jan-2004 to Dec 2006
Lady Hardinge Medical College, Delhi
— From June-1998 to Dec 2003
Position & Held
Member of IADVL SIG
— Dermatosurgery for 2017-2018
Reviewer in many journals
— BJD, JAPMA, IJDVL, J of Cosmetic dermatology, IDOJ, IJD, JEADV
Scientific Events Organised
  1. North Zone Workshop of Association of Cutaneous Surgeons (I) in collaboration with organizing committee WCOCD 2017 on 13th November (Sunday) 2016, at Delhi.
  2. Organizing secretary for the IADVL-SIG, AIIMS Dermatosurgery Workshop held on 6th April 2015 at AIIMS, Delhi.
Presentation - Botulinum Toxin mesotherapy –only answer to open nasal pores
Conference: 95th Annual meeting of British association of Dermatologist, 2015
Date: 7th - 9th July 2015
Venue & City: Manchester city center, UK
Talk - The Chronicles of Psychodermatology The Cutis, the Cortex and the Cortisol.
Conference: Psychodermatology Conclave India 2016
Date: 22nd May 2016
Venue & City: Medanta the Medicity Hospital Gurugram
Chairperson in Session - Focus Session II on Vitiligo
Conference: ACSICON 2016
Date: 21st - 233rd April 2016
Venue & City: Karnataka State Open University, Mukthagangotri, Mahabaleshwar
Talk - JAK Inhibitors and their future in dermatology
Conference: DAAS Summit 2016
Date: 2nd - 3rd July 2016
Venue & City: Karnataka State Open University, Mukthagangotri, Mahabaleshwar
Video Demo - Session: Leprosy and STIs (Topic: Collection of samples in STD cases)
Conference: National Symposium on Clinical Dermatology and Bed-side Investigations 2016
Date: 11th & 12th June 2016
Venue & City: Bengaluru, NIMHANS Convention centre
Talk - Planning a surgical incision
Conference: DERMAZONE (North) and PGCON
Date: 15th - 17th July, 2016
Venue & City: Hyatt Regency, Chandigarh
Panelist - Mosaicism and melanocytorrhagy in Vitiligo
Conference: Vitiligo Master Class and Pigmentary Disorders and 3rd Pigment meeting
Date: 9th - 10th Sept, 2016
Venue & City: Ramoji Film City, Hyderabad
Talk - Electrosurgery in Dermatology: Gems and Pearls
Conference: Vitiligo Master Class and Pigmentary Disorders and 3rd Pigment meeting
Date: 9th - 10th Sept, 2016
Venue & City: Ramoji Film City, Hyderabad
Talk- Electrosurgery in Dermatology: Gems and Pearls
Conference: ADC 2016
Date: 13th - 16th Oct, 2016
Venue & City: Sahara star international convention centre, Mumbai
Talk - Split Ear lobe Repair
Conference: ACSI North Zone workshop
Date: 13th Nov, 2016
Venue & City: Eros Hotel, Nehru place, Delhi
Talk- Scar revision surgery
Conference: ACSI North Zone Workshop
Date: 13th Nov, 2016
Venue & City: Eros Hotel, Nehru place, Delhi
Talk - Microneedling for scars other than acne scars
Conference: DERMACON 2017
Date: 12th-15th January, 2017
Venue & City: Science City, Kolkata
Moderator panel discussion - Acne scar management
Conference: Acne Summit 2017
Date: 19th Feb, 2016
Venue & City: Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, Delhi
Talk - Being mindful: Living in the present
Conference: WDS- Delhi meet
Date: 26th Feb 2017
Venue & City: The Hans, Connaught place, Delhi
Presentation - Two Interesting cases of palatal ulcer
Conference: XXXVI ISDP Symposium,
Date: 19th - 21st November, 2015
Venue & City: Hotel Eros international, N Delhi
Publications in International Medical Journals
  1. Yadav S, Dogra S. A Cutaneous Reaction to Microneedling for Postacne Scarring Caused by Nickel Hypersensitivity. Aesthet Surg J 2016;36(4):168-70.
  2. Gupta V, Yadav S. Bullous Striae distensae. Postgrad Med J 2017;93:108.
  3. Yadav S, Dogra S, Kaur I. An unusual anatomical colocalization of alopecia areata and vitiligo in a child, and improvement during treatment with topical prostaglandin . Clin Exp Dermatol 2009;34:e1010-1.
  4. Yadav S, Kumar R, Sharma A, Saikia UN, Dogra S. Isomorphic phenomenon in discoid lupus erythematosus with review of reported cases. Rheumatol Int. 2013;33:1651-2.
  5. Yadav S, Minz RW, Dogra S. Pemphigus vulgaris involving the eyelids. Arch Ophthalmol 2010;128:1366.
  6. Gupta S, Dogra S, Saikia UN, Yadav S, Kanwar AJ. Degos disease with dermatomyositis-like phenomenon: a diagnostic dilemma and a therapeutic challenge. J Cutan Med Surg 2011;15:162-6.
  7. Budania A, De D, Saikia UN, Kanwar AJ, Mahajan R, Yadav S. Periumbilical perforating pseudoxanthoma elasticum—an acquired perforating disorder. Int J Dermatol 2012;51:439-41.
  8. Sarangal R, Yadav S, Dogra S. Hair transplant for acne scars: an innovative approach. J Cosmet Dermatol 2012;11:158-61.
  9. Yadav S, Sarangal R, Dogra S. One step technique for aesthetic ear lobe repair. J Cosmet Dermatol 2012;11:307-9.
  10. Yadav S, Khullar G, Saikia UN, Dogra S. Isolated corymbose collagenoma responding to intralesional triamcinolone acetonide and hyaluronidase injections . Dermatol Ther 2013;26:419-23.
  11. Yadav S, Khullar G, Dogra S. Congenital onychoheterotopia involving multiple toe nails. J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 2013;103:445-7.
  12. Mahajan R, Dogra S, Kaur I, Yadav S, Saikia UN, Budania A. Type II reaction without erythema nodosum leprosum masquerading as lymphoma. Lepr Rev 2012;83:378-83.
  13. Vinay K, De D, Yadav S, Saikia UN, Kanwar AJ. Crusted erythematous plaques over scalp with hair palisades. Int J Dermatol 2014;53:70-2.
  14. Kumar R, Parsad D, Singh C and Yadav S. Four compartment method - a simplified and cost effective method of non-cultured epidermal cell suspension for the treatment of vitiligo. Br J Dermatol. 2014 Mar;170(3):581-5.
  15. Vinay K, Khullar G, Yadav S, Kanwar AJ, Saikia UN, Shivaprakash MR, Chakrabarti A, Dogra S. Granulomatous Invasive Aspergillosis of Paranasal Sinuses Masquerading as Actinomycosis and Review of Published Literature. Mycopathologia. 2014 Apr;177(3-4):179-85
  16. Dogra S, Yadav S. Acitretin in psoriasis: an evolving scenario. Int J Dermatol. 2014 May;53(5):525-38.
  17. Vinay K, Yadav S, Handa S. Canities: an unusual manifestation of zinc deficiency. JAMA Dermatol. 2014 Oct;150(10):1116-7.
  18. Dogra S, Yadav S, Sarangal R. Microneedling for acne scars in Asian skin type: as an effective low cost treatment modality. J Cosmet Dermatol. 2014;13:180-7.
  19. Yadav S, Dogra S, De D, Saikia UN. Orofacial granulomatosis responding to weekly azithromycin pulse therapy. JAMA Dermatol 2015;151:219-20.
  20. Gupta S, Yadav S, Patra S, Gupta S. Fractionated cryotherapy. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2017 Sep;77(3):e69-e71.
  21. Sarangal R, Yadav S, Sakral A, Dogra S. Noncultured epidermal-melanocyte cell suspension and dermal-fat grafting for the reconstruction of an irregular, atrophic, and depigmented forehead scar: an innovative approach. J Cosmet Dermatol. 2015;14:332-5.
  22. Yadav S, Gupta S. A simple device for ablation of keloidal tissue and serial deposition of intralesional drugs. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2018 May;78(5):e107-e109.
  23. Sondhi P, Yadav S. Facilitating Microneedling Over the Cheeks. Dermatol Surg. 2018;44:295.
  24. Singh S, Sahoo A, Bhari N, Yadav S. Vulvar acrochordons arranged in a linear pattern. J Obstet Gynaecol 2018;38:287-288.
  25. Yadav S, Gupta S. Radiofrequency-assisted subcision for postacne scars. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2018 Jan;78(1):e9-e10.
  26. Subhadarshani S, Gupta V, Taneja N, Yadav S, Gupta S. Efficacy and Safety of a Novel Method of Insulated Intralesional Radiofrequency Ablation for Deep Dermal and Subcutaneous Lesions: A 3-Year Institutional Experience. Dermatol Surg. 2018 May;44(5):714-720.
  27. Vinay K, Yadav S, Parsad D. Aplasia cutis congenita in Blaschkoid distribution: A less known variant. Int J Dermatol 2016;55:e217-9.
  28. Bhari N, Jangid BL, Singh S, Mittal S, Ali F, Yadav S. Urethrocutaneous fistula: a rare presentation of penile tuberculosis. Int J STD AIDS 2017;28:97-99.
Publications in National Medical Journals
  1. Singh A, Yadav S. Microneedling: Advances and widening horizons. Indian Dermatol Online J. 2016;7:244-54.
  2. Kanwar AJ, Yadav S, Dogra S. Psoriasis: What is new in non- biologic systemic therapy in the era of biologics? Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2010;76:622-33.
  3. Dogra S, Yadav S. Psoriasis in India- Prevalence and clinical spectrum. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2010;76:595-601.
  4. Dogra S, Yadav S. Duplicate publication: what an editor can do. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2010;76:99-102.
  5. Yadav S, Thami GP, Bhatnagar A, Gill S. Polypoidal basal cell carcinoma masquerading as pyogenic granuloma. Indian J Dermatol 2010;55:296-7.
  6. Yadav S, De D, Kanwar AJ. Reverse koebner phenomenon in leukocytoclastic vasculitis. Indian J Dermatol 2011;56:598-9.
  7. Dogra S, Yadav S. What's new in nail disorders? Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2011;77:631-9.
  8. Yadav S, Dogra S, Sarangal R, Kanwar AJ. White growth on lip. J Cutan Aesthet Surg 2012; 5:157-158.
  9. Yadav S, Gupta S, Kumar R, Dogra S. Streaky hypopigmentation following lignocaine injection: an unusual side effect. J Cutan Aesthet Surg. 2012;5:61-2.
  10. Yadav S, De D. Author misconduct: What journal editors do when they suspect and find it? Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2013;79:453-6.
  11. Yadav S, De D, Saikia UN, Kanwar AJ. Multiple nodular swelling in an adult male. Indian J Dermatology. 2013;58:319-21.
  12. Yadav S, Narang T, Kumaran MS. Psychodermatology: A comprehensive review. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2013;79:176-92.
  13. Yadav S, Kanwar AJ, Parsad D, Minz RW. Chronic idiopathic urticaria and thyroid autoimmunity- perplexing association. Indian J Dermatol 2013;58:325.
  14. Yadav S, Dogra S. Current best evidence. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2009;75:556-60.
  15. Sahoo AK, Yadav S, Sharma VK, Parihar AS, Vyas S, Gupta S. Safety and efficacy of autologous noncultured dermal cell suspension transplantation in the treatment of localized facial volume loss: A pilot study. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 2018 Jul 30. doi: 4103/ijdvl.IJDVL_760_17. [Epub ahead of print]
  16. Yadav S, Dogra S. Current best evidence. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2009;75:221-4.
  17. Prashar A, Yadav S. Current Best Evidence from dermatology literature Part II. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2013;79:858-64.
  18. Vinay K, Yadav S. Uncommon presentation of a less common tumor. Indian J Med Res 2016;143:249-50
  19. Sawatkar GU, Yadav S. Current best evidence from pigmentary dermatology. Pigment Int 2014;1:36-9.
  20. Singh A, Yadav S. Microneedling: Advances and widening horizons. Indian Dermatol Online J. 2016;7:244-254.
  21. Bhatia R, Shubdarshini S, Yadav S, Ramam M. Disseminated Kaposi's sarcoma in a HIV-infected homosexual Indian man. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 2017 Jan-Feb;83(1):78-83.
  22. Subhadarshani S, Yadav S, Singh A, Chahal A. 'Sarcomatoid carcinoma of the hard palate: an unusual cause of palatal ulcer'. Indian Dermatol Online J. 2017;8:137-139.
  23. Yadav S. Book Review: Hair Transplantation. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2017;83(1):144.
  24. Singh S, Sondhi P, Firdaus A, Yadav S. Tinea barbae presenting as kerion. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2017;83:741.
  25. Singh S, Sondhi P, Yadav D, Yadav S. Multiple familial trichoepitheliomas presenting as leonine facies. Indian Dermatol Online J 2017;8:358-60.
  26. Yadav S, Patra S, Singh A. Unilateral discoid lupus erythematosus over the face: An unusual presentation. Indian Dermatol Online J 2018;9:268-9. UL DLE
Chapters in Books
S no. Author(s) of chapter Chapter title Name of editor Name of book Edition Publisher Year of publication
1 Dr Savita yadav, Dr Vinay Saraf Skin closure techniques in Dermatosurgery Dr Biju Vasudevan Procedural Dermatology-Step by Step 1st Jaypee 2017
2 Dr Savita, Dr Sanjay, Dr Somesh Follicular Cell suspension Dr V Mysore ACSI Textbook of Cutaneous and Aesthetic surgery 2nd Jaypee 2017
3 Dr Savita, Dr Rama Treating the disease: age, gender, ethnic skin, specific locations PICARDO MAURO Vitiligo 2nd Springer 2017
4 Dr Sanjay, Dr Savita, Dr Sangeeta, Dr Somesh Keloids and Hypertrophic Scars Dr V Mysore ACSI Textbook of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery 2nd Jaypee 2017
Project/Thesis undertaken as Investigator or Co- Investigator
  1. A pilot study to find the effect of perineural injections of platelet rich plasma at multiple sites along the ulnar nerve trunk on improvement in leprosy related peripheral neuropathy. (As chief Investigator, Funded by- Intramural Research Grant, AIIMS, New Delhi)
  2. Comparison of clinical efficacy and safety of PUVA sol and Unani formulation UNIM-004 (oral) and UNIM-005 (LA) and sunlight in the treatment of vitiligo. (Chief Investigator, Dr Neena Khanna, Professor, AIIMS, Delhi)
  3. A Phase 3, Multicenter, Three arm, Randomized, Double blind, Active controlled, parallel study to evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Tretinoin (Microsphere) 0.04% and Clindamycin 1% combination gel in comparison to Tretinoin 0.025% gel and Clindamycin 1% gel in the treatment of Acne Vulgaris. (Chief investigator, Dr Neena Khanna, Professor, AIIMS, Delhi)
  4. To compare the efficacy of microneedling and fractional ablative CO2 resurfacing in treatment of acne scars. (Chief Investigator, Dr G Sethuraman, Professor, Department of Dermatology, AIIMS, Delhi)