Kavita Mariwalla, MD

Kavita Mariwalla

Lives In

West Islip, New York


  • Yale School of Medicine


  • Facial Reconstruction


Kavita Mariwalla, MD is a board-certified dermatologist based in West Islip, NY. She has been practicing for 12 years. While growing up in New York, her family of physicians inspired her to go to medical school. She teaches students as an Assistant Professor at Stony Brook University and has written a widely-used book on dermatologic surgery.  Mariwalla has been quoted in several major beauty and wellness publications.


She received her medical degree at the Yale School of Medicine and completed a year of Internal Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital. She completed her residency in Dermatology at Yale, eventually serving as Chief Resident in her final year.

About Byrdie and Dotdash

Byrdie is part of the Dotdash publishing family. For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.