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Treatment for skin disorders

St. Luke’s Dermatology providers treat skin disorders in children from birth through adolescence. Led by experienced pediatric dermatologists, we can address various conditions using treatments that fit your child’s care plan. So whether your child suffers from common acne to a rare genetic skin disease, St. Luke’s pediatric dermatologists in the Lehigh Valley can deliver the care they need.


Pediatric dermatologists treat children with skin conditions that cause pain, lower self-esteem, and impact overall health. Our providers offer care close to home, giving your child quality and convenience. And to ensure effective appointments, you’ll have access to comprehensive pediatric dermatology services —including teenage acne. Because at St. Luke’s, we believe that children deserve the best.

We want your children to do their best and feel their best, so we take the time to educate you about your child’s skin condition and the treatment options that exist. We believe that the more informed you are about your own skin, the more successful we will be together.

Conditions and services

Our children’s dermatology team treats skin disorders ranging from common to complex. Partnering with your child’s pediatrician, St. Luke’s pediatric dermatologists have experience with the following–and more:

  • Acne
  • Birthmarks (port wine stains, hemangiomas, nevus sebaceous)
  • Contact Dertatitis (irritant or allergic)
  • Diaper rash
  • Eczema
  • Moles (nevus, nevi)
  • Strawberry mark (cherry angioma)
  • Warts (verruca vulgaris)

Experienced specialists

You’ll access a robust set of services at St. Luke's Dermatology. Our expert pediatric dermatologists in the Lehigh Valley—including the Lehigh Valley’s only board-certified, fellowship-trained pediatric & adolescent dermatologist—offer advanced laser technology, skin care treatments, inpatient skin programs, and more.

Our dermatology team understands not everyone’s skin is the same. The right treatment for a skin condition begins with the correct diagnosis and that great results are only achieved through a well thought-out, individualized approach. Consequently, St. Luke’s provides you personalized pediatric dermatological expertise based on a career’s experience of healing skin conditions, specifically, in the pediatric and adolescent population.

We offer a range of comprehensive programs including:

  • Birthmark Clinic
  • Eczema and Psoriasis Institute
  • Rare Skin Conditions Clinic
  • Scar Treatment and Rehabilitation (S.T.A.R.) Program
  • Vascular Lesion Clinic

Family-centered care

Your family’s journey to better skin starts today, and it begins with a trusted partnership between you and the entire care team at St. Luke’s. Whether your child suffers from common acne or a rare genetic skin disease, you can trust that St. Luke’s Department of Dermatology will deliver the expertise you need using a family-centered approach you will appreciate.

At St. Luke’s, you and your family are members of your child’s care team. That’s why we make receiving care easy and accessible. Our comprehensive care model includes several key features:

Convenient locations
We offer dermatology services at locations throughout the region.

Translation services
We provide translators (as needed) to ensure clear and comfortable communication.

Available provider support
MyChart–our electronic health record portal–provides access to your child’s care team to answer your questions or address non-emergent concerns, see test results, and more.

Get started with a pediatric dermatologist

Our physicians offer you and your child academic medical center quality with a hometown convenience and a personal touch.

Call 484-658-SKIN (7546) for easy access to schedule with a children’s dermatologist.

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