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Paediatric dermatology

Care for your child's skin, hair and nails

Our paediatric skin care experts are experienced in diagnosing, treating and managing common and rare skin conditions

Overview

From infants to teens, skin conditions are common in children of all ages. These can range from common viral rashes and eczema to more complex systemic disorders involving the skin. We understand that skin problems can be uncomfortable and distressing for children as well as their parents. Our experienced team of paediatric dermatologists are on hand to offer fast diagnosis and treatment tailored to your child's needs. To deliver the best personalised care, our dermatologists work closely with paediatric consultants across a range of medical specialties, including allergists and plastic surgeons. Our dedicated birthmark service at The Portland Hospital is led by one of London’s leading paediatric dermatology experts, Professor John Harper. His team offers the very latest treatments to minimise the appearance of birthmarks, including laser therapy.

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Our consultants

Our paediatric consultants are leaders in their fields, specialising in common as well complex conditions, including developmental disorders and cancer.

Our facilities

From complex surgery to straightforward procedures, we provide exceptional care across our network of hospitals, outpatient centres and specialist clinics.

Request an appointment

We're happy to help you make an appointment with one of our experienced consultants.

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