In the sunny Southwest, it’s important to pay attention to your child's skin. Changes like a new mole, rash or itchy patch may be symptoms of a skin disorder.

From acne and eczema to rare and complex skin disorders, the experts at UNM Children's Hospital provide gentle, high-quality dermatology care. We see patients from birth to age 21 for skin conditions.

Conditions We Treat

  • Acne
  • Birthmarks
  • Blistering disorders
  • Eczema (atopic dermatitis)
  • Excessive sweating from the palms, feet or underarms
  • Genodermatosis (inherited gene disorder that causes skin-related conditions)
  • Hair loss (alopecia) and hair conditions
  • Hemangiomas
  • Bacterial, viral or fungal skin infections and scabies
  • Moles
  • Nail disorders
  • Psoriasis
  • Vascular malformations (birthmarks caused by blood vessel abnormalities)
  • Vitiligo
  • Warts

Make an Appointment

To schedule a dermatology appointment, call 505-272-6222.

Safe & Effective Treatments

Our dermatologists use the most effective and least uncomfortable treatments possible. Most treatments can be done right here in the clinic without a hospital stay. Visit us for:

  • Biopsies
  • Cryotherapy
  • Excisions and surgery, if needed
  • Incisions and drainage
  • Injectable medications, such as cortisol for cysts
  • Laser therapy
  • Phototherapy for psoriasis, eczema and other conditions
  • Skin screenings, such as mole checks