About Dr. Arvind Poswal

June 18, 2024

Dr. Arvind Poswal,an inventor, an artist, a perfectionist, a compassionate dermatologist and a teacher is popular among his patients and peers alike.

He completed his medical studies from the prestigious Armed Forces Medical College, Pune (India). He did Professional Diploma in Dermatology from Australia.

His areas of special interest include dermatologic-aesthetic surgeries and anti-ageing/longevity medicine and Peptide therapies. For this, he also completed the Post Graduate program in Diabetology from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore and Masters in Business Administration.

He has been felicitated by heads of states and celebrities alike.


Dr. Capt Arvind Poswal widely acclaimed for his contributions to the field of hair transplant, he is the inventor of the stitchless FUSE/fuetechnique. Dr. Arvind Poswal is an MBBS(AFMC),Prof. Diploma of Dermatology, MHA, PGPD(Johns Hopkins), Dip.Pys, PCTD, PCP Founder Member, FUE Europe President, SHTS. He is also a Member of the American Hair Loss Association, IAHRS, IPHA, SHTS, ESHRS, ISHRS, AHRS, FUE Europe, IFSCC.

Having performed the world's first body hair to scalp transplant (BHT) in 1999, his research and work has been published in many prestigious medical journals including the Indian Journal of Dermatology and the Indian Journal of Plastic surgery. He is considered a doctor-artist with special interests in treating someof the most difficult cases. Patients come to him from around the world for his skills in BHT

"No bald person wants to become half bald. Given a choice, everyone wants a full head of hair" , says Dr. Poswal. He created a historical landmark in 2006 when he performed the world's first beard hair-to scalp transplant FUE. This was a crucial step in the advancement of hair transplant surgery as bald persons could now grow their excess beard and body hair on their previously bald scalp. His surgical skills are highly sought after by doctors worldwide wishing to learn his methods. His patients travel from around the world to get a truly full hair of hair.

  • Dr. Arvind Poswal has been honored for his contributions by the President of India as well as the President of Mauritius among numerous other honors.
  • He has been on national and international TV including FOX News and Zee TV etc.

  • He was interviewed on tv along with his patient by Hon'ble Smt Smriti Irani when she hosted the popular tv show "Kuch diil see".

  • He is the world's only doctor to have won the award by Hair site (a USA-based consumer site for hair treatment) for publicly showcasing and documenting the most number of successful Hair transplant in Delhi results, for 7 years in a row.

  • While his patient list reads like the who's who of elite india, he is a humble and compassionate p erson who has helped numerous burn/acid attack victims to regain their hair and confidence.

  • He is respected in the medical community for having treated some of the most hopeless cases including those who had been treated incorrectly by doctors elsewhere.

  • He is an artist to the core and believes that hair transplant is as much an ART as surgery.

  • His special skills at providing youthful hairline and dense results from Best Hair Transplant Clinic in Delhi have endeared him to his patients, who book weeks to months in advance to get treated by him.

  • Having been the inventor of numerous modern surgical techniques and instruments in hair surgery, he is correctly called the father of hair transplants in India.

  • He has a gentle, compassionate nature and in his words he "tries to help bald men get rid of their baldness in the easiest and most permanent way".

  • "Unlike other diseases, Baldness is not caused due to fault of the person. It is a genetic issue but it shapes the personality and life of the person suffering. Hair transplant done with skill and an eye for detail, can help the person lead his life to the fullest once again."

  • While he is primarily based in Delhi, he is regularly invited by medical universities and international conferences to lecture and teach modern hair transplant techniques invented and freely shared by him.

Dr. Arvind Poswal brings his experience of working on Bollywood actors, to help young men and women get the hairline and hair of their dreams. Inspite of his busy schedule, he makes it a point to talk to each of his patients in detail. "Each person and his aims are unique where hair transplant is considered. Any person going for a hair transplant should get the hairline of his desire. That's why it is very important for a doctor to spend time listening to what the person coming for treatment wants", says Dr. Poswal. He devotes his spare time to bringing the latest anti-ageing treatments (of which hair transplant is one) to India. If you wish to talk to Dr. Poswal, you can book a free phone/video consultation today. You will get the best, unbiased advise for all your hair problems.

He himself served in the Army Medical Corps as Permanent Commissioned Medical Officer from 1990 to 1996.
During this tenure he was a part of the Operation Prahar (anti- terrorism operations in Punjab) in early 1990’s and later in Counter – insurgency operations in Rajouri on the Indo-Pakistan border (in Kashmir).

Over the past, almost 20 years (since 1997), Dr. Arvind Poswal - A hair transplant doctor in Delhi has contributed immensely in the field of hair transplant, whether it is technique, instrumentation or training.
A pioneer – He is also the inventor of the stitch-less FUSE technique, Body hair and beard hair-to-scalp transplants that has enabled numerous recent advances in the field of modern hair transplants.

A pioneer – He is also the inventor of the stitch-less FUSE technique, Body hair and beard hair-to-scalp transplants that has enabled numerous recent advances in the field of modern hair transplants.

A teacher – He is noted and lauded for having shared his knowledge and advances with leading hair transplant doctors worldwide.
This has been appreciated by doctors from all parts of the world and from numerous specialties. (click here to view)

An Artist – He is recognized as one of the most versatile hair restoration doctors worldwide. His focus on pleasing, amazing hair transplant results has made him popular among patients and his peers alike.

An Icon – Dr. Arvind Poswal (and Dr A’s Clinic) has been recognized as “Overall Top Ranked #1 Hair Transplant Clinic in the World” by USA based consumer site for hair loss for 6 years in a row.

A pioneer in various aspects of hair restoration, he is the first Hair Transplant doctor from India to be granted membership of the prestigious American Hairloss Association and to be featured on the USA based the bald truth radio, Fox News, etc. He has also trained numerous doctors in the field of hair restoration, some of whom now work in the USA while others work alongside him at his center.

Dr. Arvind Poswal has firmly established India’s name as a leading destination for hair restoration By his cutting edge innovations and inventions.

Awards and Recognition

Lecture Presentations

Dr. Arvind Poswal delivers lectures and presentations on latest Hair Transplant technologies at various Medical Colleges and at National and International Conferences.

 Some of them are listed below:

Gene Biohacking Therapy was presented at the International Conference on Dermatology and Cosmetology" (IDC 2023)
Gene Biohacking Therapy was presented at the FUE ASIA 2023 and SHTS conference 2024
  • He was felicitated as keynote speaker at “International Conference and Exhibition on Cosmetology & Cosmetics” at Hyderabad International Convention Centre, India (OMICS Group Conferences).
  • Lecture and Presentation at Bakson’s Medical College, Noida (click here to view)
  • Lecture presentation at RNT Medical college, Udaipur (click here to view)
  • Lecture presentation about modern hair transplants at The Indian Salon Congress, 2013 as a Guest Panelist (click here to view)
  • Delivered presentation about Modern Hair Transplant technology at Base Hospital, Delhi Cantonment.(click here to view)
  • International  FUE Society conference Chandigarh 2012 (click here to view).
  • His ideas of hair graft estimation and hair transplant planning are now widely practiced by leading clinics world over. (Click here to view).

View his lectures and presentation videos

ISHRS (International Society of  Hair Restoration Surgery)

  • Boston (USA) 2010
  • Bahamas (USA) 2012
  • San Francisco (USA) 2013
  • Kuala lumpur (Malaysia ) 2014
  • Chicago (USA) 2015

AHRS (Association of hair restoration surgeons India)

  • Mumbai (INDIA) 2011
  • Kolkata (INDIA) 2012
  • Bengaluru (INDIA) 2013
  • Goa (INDIA) 2014

ESHRS (European Society of Hair Restoration Surgery) Munich (Germany)

His articles have been published in peer reviewed, indexed medical journals over the years. Some of the path breaking articles can be viewed below

Books Published – Dr Arvind Poswal has written/published books for the lay public as well as for aspiring hair transplant doctors

  • Hair Miracle” to help layman understand hair, hairloss and its natural care.
  • How to get Lush hair after Child Birth” helping to know effects of hormones on hair after childbirth and how it is responsible for hair loss.
  • Hair raising experiences
  • Graft estimation in modern Hair Transplant
  • Psoriasis, Hairloss and Hair Transplant
  • Diabetes, Hairloss & Hair Transplant

Besides this, he has appeared on multiple national TV channels including Doordarshan, Aaj Tak News, Sahara National News, Shakti TV Health Live Program, Sadhna Channel and been hosted on the famous show, Kuch Dill Se, by Ms Smriti Irani on SAB TV. His patient’s interviews as well as live surgeries have been shown on Zee Business (The Weekend Edition Cover Story).
His interviews have been telecast in the USA (including on FOX News channel) for his views on advances and future of hair restoration procedures.
The list of his satisfied patients includes patients from more than 15 countries around the world including many celebrities.

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Founder Vice President of The International FUE society
  • Founder President of Society of Hair Transplant Surgeons (SHTS)
  • Member of European Society of Hair Transplant Surgery (ESHRS)
  • Member of International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS)
  • Member of International Alliance of Hair Restoration Surgeon (IAHRS)
  • Member of American Hairloss Association (AHLA)
  • Full Member of Association of Hair Restoration Surgeons India (AHRS)
  • Member of Indian Public Health Association (IPHA)
  • Member of Indian Society of Cosmetic Chemists affiliated to (IFSCC)
  • Lifetime Member of Continental Who’s Who

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