Pediatric Dermatology – Specialized Care for Kids
Certain skin conditions may present differently in children than they do in adults, which can sometimes make diagnosis challenging for general dermatologists not accustomed to the nuances of children’s skin.
Whether you’re concerned about your newborn’s rash, your teenager’s chronic acne or want to find out whether your third-grader’s skin problems might be a sign of a serious underlying condition, you need a specialist who has the proficiency and know-how to meet the unique needs of young patients.
Double board certified Alexander Gross, M.D. has been treating children fro infants to teens for skin problems for over 25 years. His experience and specialized understanding of pediatric dermatology makes him trustworthy of treating your child for any skin condition.
Dr. Gross is able to diagnose, treat and provide follow up care for a multitude of conditions affecting the skin, hair and nails in infants, children, adolescents and teens. These conditions range from the common to the rare and from the simple to the complex. Laser therapies and skin surgeries are also performed in the office with topical or local anesthesia, when appropriate. For patients who are too young or the procedure too extensive, Dr. Gross may refer your child to a specialist in the area.