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Dear All,                                                                                                                                          
Pigmentary disorders constitute a good proportion of patients in our everyday practice and there was a need to start a society focused on these hyperpigmentary and hypopigmentary disorders including vitiligo in India which would collaborate with other such societies in India and abroad. The Pigmentary Disorders Society (PDS),with its area of operation all over India was created by a group of enthusiastic and energetic dermatologists from all over India in 2012 with the following vision and mission.

Dr. Rashmi Sarkar


Dr. Narendra Gokhale


About Us

It is the only registered society specifically addressing pigmentary diseases in India. It has an ever increasing membership including overseas members too, including an ever increasing number of international members too.

Our Vision

• To work for promotion and advancement of knowledge and practical skills in the management of Pigmentary disorders of the skin.

• To hold enriching academic conferences and meetings bringing together the experts in the field.

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Mission Statement

  • To encourage evidence based and ethical practice in treatment of pigmentary disorders.
  • To promote research in pigmentary disorders with special emphasis on safety and efficacy of depigmenting and repigmenting therapies.
  • To promote awareness that “Dark skin is beautiful-Revel in your skin!
The society attempts to bridge the gap between dermatologists interested in pigmentary disorders in India and globally by conducting CMEs and conferences.We invite you to become members.

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