Dr. Narendra Patwardhan

MD - Dermatology, D.V(London), D.V.D

Skin Specialist and Hair Transplant Expert

Dr. Narendra Patwardhan is an expert skin specialist, laser surgeon and hair transplant expert. He has been in this field for more than 35 years. He attained specialised training in Hair Transplant surgery from Tel Aviv University, Israel. He is an active, most notable and a senior member of various prestigious institutions and organization like I.S.H.R.S., A.A.D., E.A.D.V., A.H.R.S. of India . He has even edited a book on “ Alopecia” published by Reddy’s lab. Dr. Patwardhan has vast and expert knowledge in his field and has published and presented many papers at International and National conferences, and even conducted live demonstration of Hair transplant surgery at a zonal conference workshop.

Dr. Patwardhan actively involves himself in social forums to educate people about various skin and hair problems. When not working, Dr. Patwardhan is likes to read and travel to knew places.


  1. Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery ( MBBS ) in 1977 from BJ Medical College,Pune University.
  2. Diploma in Venereology and Dermatology ( DVD ) in 1981 from same institution.
  3. Diploma in Venereology (DV ) Society of Apothecaries,London in 1984.
  4. Doctor of Medicine ( Dermatology )MD in 1986 from BJ Medical College,Pune University.

Professional Training

  1. Specialized training in Genitourinary medicine in London in 1984.
  2. Specialized training in Lasers in dermatology from Tel Aviv University, Israel in 1994.
  3. Advanced training in Hair Transplant Surgery for baldness,in Class Clinic,Tel Hashomer Hospital,Israel under Dr Alex Ginzburg in 2001 for 2 months.

Work Experience

  1. Consulting practice in Pune since 1981.
  2. Consultant Dermatologist to Ruby hall clinic,Joshi Hospital and Sahyadri Speciality Hospital.
  3. Has conducted various workshops and conferences in Srinagar(2009 and 2015), Pune, Hyderabad, Delhi, Indore, Aurangabad etc. .Participated in a live Hair Transplant workshop in Ahmedabad in Dec 2009, Goa (2014) and Rajkot in 2014.

Professional Achievements

  1. Developed Laser and Dermatosurgery center at Joshi Hospital, Pune.
  2. Developed a team for Hair Transplant Surgery.Team. Has performed over 1000 surgeries in last 14 years.
  3. Editor of a book on “ Alopecia” published by Reddy’s Lab.
  4. Presented various papers and given invited and guest lectures at State,National and International conferences.
  5. Has written guidelines on Hair transplant surgery and Disinfection techniques
  6. Scientific chairperson for Haircon 2011 and 2012.
  7. Contributed a chapter on Hair transplant in the ACSI text book.
  8. Reviewer of Indian Journal of Dermatology / Trichology.
  9. Received ISHRS research grants twice in the past for grouping of follicles in Indian patient and FUE in stable vitiligo.
  10. Member of the Global council meet of ISHRS held in Chicago in September 2015.

Posts Held

  1. Past President of Maharashtra branch of IADVL from 2009 – 2010.
  2. Past president of Association of Cutaneous Surgeons ( India ).
  3. Member of IMA, AAD, International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery , Founder member of Association and Hair Restoration Surgeons of India.
  4. Vice president of IADVL (All India) for 2011.
  5. Past President of Association of Hair restoration Surgeons of India for 2015.

Organizational Ability

  1. Organising secretary ACSI skin edge conference in Pune in 2004.
  2. Organising chairperson IADVL Maharashtra Cuticon in 2010.
  3. Scientific chairperson Association Of Hair Restoration Surgeons India 2011 and 2012.
  4. Organising chairperson for Haircon 2015, which included live surgical workshop.
  5. Organising chairperson for ACSICON 2016.


Since a long time, Dr Patwardhan, has been giving talks, lectures, presentations, in various organisations. Below are few activities where he has been intrumental for a very long time.

  • He has been actively involved in spreading awareness about child labour, Anemia, Safe motherhood, Healthy body healthy skin,.
  • Organized rallies Jago India jago fairness creams se bhago by cycle all over India since last 18 years.
  • Organized many Vitiligo awareness rallies and seminars in Pune city.
  • Organized Vitiligo grafting camp for needy patients in Joshi hospital in 2014.
  • He has conducted Free check ups at PYC Hindu Gymkhana for senior citizens and staff.