Dr Rakesh Newaj

Dr. Rakesh Newaj is a Registered Specialist Dermatologist with practices in Waterkloof Ridge (Pretoria), Benoni and Kempton Park (Johannesburg) at the Arwyp Hospital. He also has an advanced Dermatology practice in Mauritius.

Dr Newaj completed his medical degree from the University of Witwatersrand in 2002 and his FC Derm in 2010. He is registered as a Specialist Dermatologist in South-Africa as well as in Mauritius.

He also has experience in internal medicine, gynecology and urology. Dr Newaj specialises in the diagnosis and management of skin disorders, these include mole screening, excision of skin cancer by surgical and other methods, treatment of pigmentation; hair diseases & nail disorders, skin diseases of the genital region, varicose vein sclerotherapy as well as women's health. Cosmetic dermatology is also part of his scope of practice. He has various lasers like Carbon dioxide, picosure laser in his South African practices.

He is actively involved in various publications of articles for doctors as well as the public. Dr Rakesh has already authored more than 50 medical articles in his brief career and has participated in several TV shows and Radio shows.


Kempton Park Johannesburg

3rd Floor, Medical Suite Building,
Arwyp Hospital, 22 Pine Avenue,
Kempton Park, Johannesburg.

011 922 1565,  012 751 4001

Benoni Johannesburg

Room 1, 130 Woburn Avenue,
Fairhavens Sessional Rooms,
Glynwood Hospital, Benoni

Room No.17, Linmed Hospital

011 922 1565,  012 751 4001

Waterkloof Ridge Pretoria

266 Polaris Ave,
Waterkloof Ridge Pretoria

011 922 1565,  012 751 4001

Practice Clinic Mauritius

Ground Floor
Greenhill Complex,
Behind La Coline Commercial Centre,
Candos (close to hospital) Quatre Bornes

(+230) 58483181