Pediatric dermatology

Healthy kids. Great care.

The pediatric dermatologists at UW Health diagnose and provide care for children and adolescents with skin diseases.
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Overview

About pediatric dermatology

We offer education, consultation and medical management of skin diseases for children and adolescents. We promote sun-awareness behavior in children of all ages and provide guidance for a lifetime of healthy skin, hair and nails.

Improving dermatology care through research

UW Health pediatric dermatology doctors and scientists study skin biology and conditions to improve care for your child. Our team specializes in research in hemangiomas and vascular birthmarks and inflammatory skin disease. 

Learn about our clinical trials

Conditions and treatments

Diagnosis

To make a diagnosis, we will ask you a series of questions regarding your child’s health history and perform a physical exam.

Helping your child stay healthy

We work with you to evaluate and manage your child’s dermatology condition. Together, we find the best treatment.

Treatment options

Our experts provide:

  • Propranolol for infantile hemangiomas

  • Laser surgery

  • Targeted medical therapy for vascular anomalies

  • Biologic therapies for inflammatory skin disease

  • Phototherapy (ultraviolet light)

  • Surgical removal of noncancerous and pre-cancerous skin lesions

Locations

How to find us

We offer specialized pediatric dermatology care at UW health clinics in Madison.

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  • 1 S. Park Clinic - Dermatology
    • 1 S. Park St. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 287-2450
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Meet our team

Pediatric specialists on your child’s team

The pediatric dermatology team at UW Health includes experts in skin, hair and nail conditions.