Pediatric and Adult Specialty Clinic
The Loma Linda University Health dermatology clinic offers a wide range of treatments for patients with skin problems. This includes the following conditions:
- Autoimmune and connective tissue disease
- HIV-related skin disorders
- Mole, atypical nevus
- Melanoma surveillance
- Disorders of cornification
- Pigmented disorders
- Environmental dermatitis
- Hair and nail disorders
- Wound and ulcer care
- Human papillomavirus (HPV)
- Mohs micrographic surgery to treat certain types of skin cancer
Psoriasis and Skin Treatment Practice
Our Psoriasis and Skin Treatment comprehensive practice sees patients with:
- Severe psoriasis, especially those needing phototherapy.
- Eczema, including atopic dermatitis.
- Phototherapy-responsive disorders such as vitiligo, chronic itching from known or unknown causes, lichen planus and mycosis fungoides.
Birthmark & Vascular Anomalies
We treat patients with birthmark & vascular anomalies including those with vascular growths (such as hemangiomas and other vascular tumors) and vascular malformations including venous, lymphatic, arteriovenous, and mixed malformations. This includes patients with:
- Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome
- Cavernous hemangioma
- Proteus syndrome
- Other vascular anomalies
Our patients include:
- Organ and bone marrow transplant recipients.
- Those with genetic syndromes that put them at increased risk for skin cancer such as basal cell nevus syndrome, Bazex syndrome, Rombo syndrome and xeroderma pigmentosum.
- Lymphoma and leukemia patients, including those with non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma and chronic lymphocytic leukemia.
- Patients with long-term iatrogenic immunosuppression.