When Should I Start Bringing My Child To The Dermatologist?
December 20, 2019
Skin diseases are very common, with as many as a quarter of Americans visiting their doctor with a skin condition each year. Skin problems are just as likely to affect children as they are adults, and as a parent, it is your job to decide whether your child has a skin issue that would benefit from the professional advice and support of a dermatologist. A dermatologist is more than just a skin doctor. In fact, a dermatologist is a doctor that specializes in treating disorders of the skin, hair, nails and even mucous membrane (the membrane that lines various cavities in the body).