About Pediatric Dermatology
Pediatric dermatology deals with common skin conditions that affect children. At Dermatology Center of Dallas in Texas, we can diagnose, treat, and manage skin problems that cause uncomfortable symptoms for your child. If your child has a chronic rash, inflamed skin, or itchiness, it may be time to bring them in for an evaluation. We can provide relief from skin issues with topical creams, medications, or nonsurgical surgeries. Please schedule an appointment with our Dallas, TX pediatric dermatologist to learn more.
What to expect with Pediatric Dermatology
At the beginning of your child's consultation, we first start by making sure you and your child feel comfortable. Next, we will review the problem, provide a diagnosis, and develop a treatment plan. We can help manage:
- Nail fungus
- Atopic dermatitis
Even if you don't see the skin condition on our list, there's a good chance we can provide treatment. Please call our team to learn more.
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Pediatric Dermatology FAQ
What are the most common pediatric dermatology issues?
The most common skin issues children are treated for include:
What kind of soap and skin care products should a child with sensitive skin use?
If your child has sensitive skin, many dermatologists will recommend soap-free cleansers having about a 5 – 5.5 pH balance. Cocoa butter and petroleum jelly can help hydrate dry skin. Any soaps, lotions, bubble baths, etc., while perfumes and other chemicals should also be avoided, opting instead for something fragrance-free. You can also ensure your laundry detergent is formulated for people with sensitive skin, often dye and fragrance-free.
Can children grow out of having eczema?
Studies have shown that about 75% of children with eczema will outgrow it; however, they may still have dry skin as an adult.
What can cause children's skin allergies?
- Pet dander
- Chemicals in cosmetics, detergents, and soaps
- Certain medications
- Food and nut allergies
- Insect stings
Schedule A Pediatric Dermatology Appointment in Dallas, TX
If you notice a skin issue on your child, please give us a call to schedule a consultation. We can carefully assess the condition and provide a helpful treatment. We also strive to help your child feel relaxed throughout the appointment.