Pediatric Dermatology in Birmingham, MI
At Clarkston Dermatology, we believe every patient deserves a personalized experience with real results, especially our youngest patients. To do that, you need to a team that partners with you and doesn’t treat you or your child like a number. We believe your concerns shouldn’t be ignored, but we know how hard it can be to find a doctor who really listens. That’s why we’ve spent the last 14 years building relationships with our patients in Birmingham, Troy, and the surrounding Michigan communities.
What Is Pediatric Dermatology?
Pediatric dermatology can involve the diagnosis and treatment of everything from birthmarks, moles, and dermatitis to skin disorders and rare types of skin cancer using dermatologic surgery, laser therapy, biopsy, and more.
How Much Does Pediatric Dermatology Cost in Birmingham, MI?
The cost of a full body skin exam at Clarkston Dermatology depends on your health insurance coverage and other factors. We encourage you to contact us to schedule an appointment to learn more about what you should expect during your pediatric dermatology visit and your individual cost.
What Conditions Are Treated in Pediatric Dermatology?
Our dermatologists treat all types of skin conditions affecting children. Some conditions are present at birth, such as hemangiomas and other types of vascular birthmarks, port wine stains, and congenital skin disorders. Other conditions are acquired later such as psoriasis, eczema, and contact dermatitis.
At Clarkston Dermatology, we treat pediatric patients with the least invasive and most effective treatment first. In addition to prescription treatment for skin disorders, treatment may include minimally invasive treatments like laser therapy and minor surgical treatments such as excision and skin biopsies.
Common skin ailments and conditions we treat in children include:
- Atopic dermatitis or eczema
- Birthmarks, including hemangiomas and port wine stains
- Keloid scars
- Skin cancer
At Clarkston Dermatology, you won’t feel like just a number. We offer a personalized experience to make sure you are seen AND heard. To be seen by our pediatric dermatologist, simply call us to schedule an appointment, meet our expert team, and begin a journey toward healthy skin. Until then, read “5 Reasons to Use Sunscreen” to learn how to protect your child’s skin and reduce the risk of melanoma.