What is a Pediatric Dermatologist?


If your child has a skin condition, such as a birthmark, eczema, warts, or psoriasis, a pediatric dermatologist has the experience and qualifications to treat your child. Pediatric dermatologists treat a wide variety of pediatric skin conditions using the latest available treatment methods. Pediatric dermatologists treat children from birth through adolescence. Source: Section on Dermatology [...]

What is a Pediatric Dermatologist?2018-06-12T22:14:56-04:00

What kind of training do pediatric dermatologists have?


Pediatric dermatologists are medical doctors who have had the following training: Four years of medical school One year of internship Three years of dermatology residency OR two years of pediatrics residency and three years of dermatology residency One year of pediatric dermatology fellowship Upon completion of training, pediatric dermatologists become subspecialty board certified in Pediatric [...]

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What types of treatments do pediatric dermatologists provide?


Pediatric dermatologists provide medical care for a wide variety of skin conditions. They generally provide the following services: Diagnosis of various skin conditions, including hemangiomas and other vascular birthmarks, pigmented birthmarks, and congenital skin disorders, eczema or atopic dermatitis, psoriasis, contact dermatitis, vitiligo, hives, and warts to name a few. Medical/prescription treatment for a wide [...]

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