Dermatology

We provide expert care to improve skin condition and appearance

Dermatology physicians and surgeons at The University of Kansas Hospital diagnose and treat common, rare and complex conditions of the skin, hair and nails, including skin cancer. Other conditions include:

  • Acne 
  • Birthmarks 
  • Cysts
  • Dermatitis (eczema)
  • Hair loss and other scalp conditions
  • Moles and pigmented lesions
  • Psoriasis 
  • Rosacea 
  • Warts

View melanoma video

Melanoma is the least common skin cancer, but is the most deadly of the three skin cancer types. In this video, you'll learn who's at risk for melanoma, what to look for to help detect this cancer, and what you can do to prevent it.

Skin cancer care

Our dermatologists provide expert care and treatment for melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancers. Advanced treatments include photodynamic therapy and Mohs micrographic surgery, which we use to treat basal and squamous cell carcinomas.

Cosmetic dermatology

Our physicians and other highly trained staff perform a wide variety of procedures to improve appearance and minimize the signs of aging. These include:

  • Botox 
  • Chemical peels  
  • Filler injections
  • Nonablative laser rejuvenation 

Our dermatologists

The hospital's dermatology physicians are faculty members at the University of Kansas School of Medicine. Experts in their fields, they teach medical students and residents the latest advances in the treatment of skin conditions.

Related specialties

The University of Kansas Hospital offers advanced care for conditions that include cancer, head and neck cancer, and serious burns.