Tips, Tricks, and Pearls to Expertly Treat Common Pediatric Dermatologic Conditions

Dermatol Clin. 2022 Jan;40(1):95-102. doi: 10.1016/j.det.2021.09.009.


Pediatric dermatology is an incredibly rewarding field. Children are resilient and funny and just want to know that you are advocating for their best interests. Teaming up with children and their parents can lead to fantastic therapeutic alliances and success. The author has divided this chapter based on a handful of common pediatric dermatologic diseases and what he sees as some of the main clinical and therapeutic tips and tricks that have helped him in his practice.

Keywords: Atopic dermatitis; Dermatology; Hemangiomas; Molluscum; Pediatrics; Psoriasis; Skin of color.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Child
  • Dermatology*
  • Humans
  • Skin Diseases* / therapy