The Dermatology Department provides specialized care for patients with a wide range of skin, hair and nail disorders and uses extensive resources to provide comprehensive, age-appropriate and family-centered care. We treat pediatric patients exclusively and have extensive experience in making skin examinations and procedures as comfortable as possible for your child.


Services available for the evaluation and management of infants, children and adolescents with skin disorders include:

  • Psoriasis
  • Acne
  • Fungal, bacterial and viral infection of the skin
  • Contact dermatitis
  • Photosensitive dermatoses
  • Urticaria
  • Abnormalities of the hair and nails
  • Skin biopsy and tissue examination
  • Dermatologic surgery services

Visit all your child's specialists in one trip to Driscoll Children's Hospital.

For your convenience, please ask any of our specialty clinics to coordinate all of your child's appointments in one day.

You can contact us at (361) 694-5000 or call your specialty clinic directly for further assistance.