SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University
University Hospital of Brooklyn
Department of Dermatology
(718) 270-1229 Fax: (718) 270-2794
Main Practice Location:
470 Clarkson Ave.
Suite C & Suite I
To reach physicians in the department, call (718) 270-1229.
To schedule patient appointments, call (718) 270-7207.
The Department of Dermatology provides comprehensive medical and surgical care to adults and children with diseases of the skin, hair and nails. In addition to general dermatology consultations, the faculty offers specialized treatment for skin cancers, acne, psoriasis, eczema, leg ulcers and cosmetic problems of the skin and hair. Pediatric dermatology is a special focus.
General dermatologic surgery is available for treatment of skin cancers as well as benign skin lesions. Collagen injection and sclerotherapy for leg veins are also performed. Extensive treatment for hair loss, including hair transplantation, is offered as well as surgical correction of acne scarring. Laser surgery is also available.
Our phototherapy unit is open daily for ultraviolet therapy. Staffed by a physician and a full-time nurse, this treatment is available for psoriasis and many other types of skin conditions.
FOR REFERRALS CALL 1 888 270-SUNY (7869)