The PedsDocTalk Podcast

78: The rash that itches: Eczema management with a Pediatric Dermatologist

July 14, 2021 Dr. Mona Amin
The PedsDocTalk Podcast
78: The rash that itches: Eczema management with a Pediatric Dermatologist
Show Notes

On today's episode I welcome Dr. Shivani Patel, Board Certified Pediatric Dermatologist. We discuss the following:  

  • When eczema can happen and how it differs in infancy vs childhood
  • Why does it happen?
  • When should a child see a dermatologist versus an allergist 
  • Eczema and food allergies explained 
  • Favorite skincare regimens for eczema 
  • Medicines versus steroids
  • What to do about itching 

Find and follow Dr. Shivani Patel on Instagram, @pedsdermdoc

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