The Dermatology Department provides outpatient evaluation and consultation on all conditions involving the skin, hair and nails. Diagnosis and treatment are available for acute and chronic skin, hair and nail disorders; skin surgery; electrosurgery; cryosurgery; chemosurgery, and laser surgery. Specialized skin cultures and tests, such as viral, bacterial and fungal, are also available. Diagnosis and treatment of hereditary and/or congenital skin diseases in children.
Management expertise includes, but is not limited to: Skin disease Electrosurgery Laser surgery Cryosurgery Hair and nail disorders Hemangiomas, Port Wine Stains and other Vascular Anomalies For information about vascular anomalies such as port wine stains, hemangiomas, tegagietasias or other vascular lesions, go to the vascular anamalies center at children’s Hospital.
The Dermatology Clinic is located in the Ambulatory Care Center at Children's Hospital.
Jeffrey Poole, MD Chief of Pediatric Dermatology, Children's Hospital Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology, LSU Health Sciences Center Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology, Tulane University Medical Center
Professional School: Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans
Specialty Training: Keesler AFB Medical Center - Pediatrics LSU Health Sciences Center - Dermatology
Special Interests: Pediatric Dermatology, laser surgery, hemangiomas, port wine stains, vascular anomalies