The VCU Department of Dermatology provides specialty care for the diagnosis and treatment of the skin, hair, nails and mucous membranes. Because many common skin problems can be managed by a primary care provider, we offer Web-based recommendations for the management of common adult and pediatric skin problems such as acne, eczema, warts, seborrheic keratosis and skin tags.
Below are informational links provided by the American Academy of Dermatology which describe many of the conditions treated by our dermatologists.
Basal cell carcinoma
Dry skin (xerosis)
Hair loss (alopecia)
Hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating)
Nail grooming and cosmetics psoriasis
Shingles (herpes zoster)
Skin cancer – nonmelanoma
Squamous cell carcinoma
In addition to the conditions listed above, we also treat the following conditions: