Pediatric Skin Conditions We Treat

Our physicians make every attempt to stay at the forefront of treatment advances, making sure they provide our patients with the best care possible. We take specialized and evidence-based approaches to diagnosing and treating children's dermatology conditions. The following is a list of some the conditions we treat.

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    Acne

    Pimples with redness and discomfort caused by hair follicles becoming plugged with dead skin cells, sebum and bacteria.

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    Alopecia Areata

    Condition characterized by loss of hair, usually in a localized patch or multiple patches, due to immune attack on the hair follicles.

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    Blistering Skin Disorders

    Also called vesicles or bullae, small patches of separated skin layers, with fluid between them, most commonly caused by friction. Can also be reaction to heat, chemical, and allergic reaction.

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    Capillary Malformation - Arteriovenous Malformation Syndrome (CM-AVM)

    An inherited syndrome, with a combination of both capillary and arteriovenous malformations, located in the soft tissue of the body or in the central nervous system.

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    Diaper Rash

    Physical irritation or infection due to urine changing the skin pH level, allowing bacteria and fungi to grow.

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    Dry Skin

    Dryness may be caused by or accompanied by several behaviors, environmental factors or health conditions.

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    Eczema

    Atopic dermatitis, an inflammation that causes dry, itchy skin.

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    Epidermolysis Bullosa

    A rare genetic condition causing fragile skin that blisters and tears with only minor friction or trauma. Internal organs can also be affected by certain variations of this disease.

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    Head Lice

    Insects that invade the scalp and cause the child to itch and scratch the scalp. Lice eggs (nits) firmly attach to the hair and appear as small white dots.

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    Hemangiomas

    Collections of extra blood vessels in the skin. One of the most common skin problems in the first year of life.

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    Ichthyosis

    A genetic condition with thick, leathery skin, “ichthy” coming from the Greek word for fish, this condition is so named as the skin sometimes appears like fish scales.

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    Keratosis Pilaris

    Keratosis pilaris is a common skin condition that causes small bumps on the skin. It is harmless and is treated with a variety of over-the-counter medications.

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    Molluscum Contagiosum

    Smooth, pearly, flesh-colored skin growths, beginning as small bumps, found on the face and body but may grow in the mouth or on the eyelid.

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    Nevus Simplex

    A type of capillary malformation when the small blood vessels are larger than normal, and since capillaries are close to the surface of the skin, the area appears more pink or red.

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    Pityriasis Rosea

    A common disorder in children and young adults, characterized by scaly, pink, and inflamed skin.

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    Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)

    Polycystic ovary syndrome is a group of symptoms that occur when the ovaries or adrenal glands produce too much male hormone. Learn more about PCOS in teens.

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    Psoriasis

    Childhood psoriasis is a chronic skin condition characterized by inflamed, red, raised areas that develop silvery scales. Learn more about causes and treatment.

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    Ringworm

    A common childhood fungal infection causing scaly and ring-shaped lesions on the skin with a central clearing and raised edges.

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    Skin Infection

    Very common, caused by viruses, bacteria, fungi, or parasites.

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    Warts

    Learn about warts, common skin growths caused by a virus, their appearance, and potential treatments.

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