Dr (Lt Cdr) Siddharth Garekar is a certified dermatologist currently practicing at Garekars MD Dermatology and Aesthetics clinic and Artemis hospital, Gurgaon.
The doctor completed his MBBS form the esteemed Armed Forces Medical College, Pune then went on to pursue his post-graduation in M.D. Dermatology from Command Hospital Airforce, Bangalore.
During his decade long association with the Indian Navy he has worked at several reputed naval hospitals including the tertiary care hospital Indian Naval Hospital, Asvini (Colaba, Mumbai). This exposure to the services has instilled in him a work ethic which is solely patient care driven. Moreover this tenure has kept him abreast with the latest developments and novel therapies in the field of Dermatology.
During this period he has gained expertise in the management of resistant diseases like Urticaria, Psoriasis and Atopic Dermatitis. The doctor had the opportunity to gain invaluable experience in the usage of ‘Biologicals’ like Omalizumab/ Etanercept/Infliximab, which are the budding treatment options for such diseases.
Dr Siddharth Garekar has been proactively involved in various research activities in the armed forces. In Command Hospital Air Force, Bangalore, he initiated the research in the field of Stem cells in the treatment of male pattern baldness.
Post retiring from Navy he has also been associated with Kaya skin clinics of Delhi/NCR. During his association with Kaya skin clinics he has gained invaluable experience in the field of cosmetic dermatology. He specializes in anti-aging treatments like botox, PRP and dermal fillers.