Amit Girish Pandya, MD $$

Pediatric Dermatologist

Languages Spoken:
UT Southwestern Pediatric Group


Amit Pandya, M.D., is a dermatologist at Children’s Health℠ who specializes in treating vitiligo, a disease in which the skin loses color; post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation, usually caused by acne in darker-skinned individuals; and melasma, which causes brown patches on the face.

Dr. Amit Pandya is the only full-time pigmentary disorders specialist in Texas and is one of a handful of full-time pigmentary disorder specialists in the country.

After graduating magna cum laude with a degree in biology from the University of Houston, Dr. Pandya received his medical degree from UT Southwestern. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas and his residency in dermatology at UT Southwestern. 

Dr. Pandya has been recognized as a Best Doctor by D Magazine and a Super Doctor by Texas Monthly for several years consecutively. He is a recipient of the American Academy of Dermatology’s Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism in Medicine Award and the University of Texas Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Award.

Dr. Pandya is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, the Texas Dermatological Society, the Dallas Dermatological Society, the Texas Medical Association, the Dallas County Medical Society, the International Society of Dermatology and the Skin of Color Society.

Education and Training

Medical School
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (1985)
Parkland Memorial Hospital (1991), Dermatology
Presbyterian Healthcare System (1988), Internal Medicine
Board Certification
American Board of Dermatology/Dermatopathology

Departments and Programs