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As defined in American Academy of Dermatology: A pediatric dermatologist is a dermatologist who specializes in diagnosing and treating children, including newborns and infants. This medical doctor first becomes a dermatologist. Extra study and training are needed to become a pediatric dermatologist.

Some diseases that affect the skin, hair, or nails are more common in children. Some of these diseases only occur in children. Diseases that a pediatric dermatologist is likely to treat include:

Dermatology Center 
3533 S. Alameda, Sloan Building 
Corpus Christi, Texas 78411 

Phone: (361) 694-4975 
Fax: (361)