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Children's Hospital, New Orleans



Dermatology
Appointments:
(504) 896-2888
Office Hours:Wednesday mornings from 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Physicians:
Jeffrey C. Poole, MD, Chief of Pediatric Dermatology

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

In Area Since: 2002
In Practice Since: 1993