It is important for us to devote enough time for consultation with our small patients so that we may best meet the needs of both children and their parents. We work closely with the specialists of the Zurich Pediatric Hospital.
Symptoms / Affected Areas of the Body
- Physical examination
- Allergy testing
As need, biopsy of skin specimens for microbiologic examinatin, or to define diagnosis of questionable skin changes / birth marks
- Topical therapy with ointments or creams, or oral medication
- Vascular malformations “strawberry marks”: laser therapy (at USZ or at the Zurich Pediatric Hospital)
For the parents of patients with neurodermatitis, we conduct regular educational sessions on how to manage the illness together with the patient organization aha! link for details.