Our dermatology physicians and surgeons provide outstanding dermatological care. At each visit, you'll benefit from multiple levels of evaluation because you are seen by both faculty and resident physicians. The combination of research, education and experience makes a high level of care possible.
Diseases of the skin affect everyone from newborns to adults. A dermatologist is a doctor who is specifically trained to diagnose and treat skin disorders. This includes conditions that may affect the skin, hair and nails. Dermatology physicians and surgeons at The University of Kansas Health System diagnose and treat common, rare and complex conditions of the skin, including skin cancer.
The University of Kansas Health System is 1 of only 50 nationally recognized lymphoma treatment facilities by the Cutaneous Lymphoma Foundation. We are the only nationally recognized facility in Kansas.
We offer a complete range of advanced tests and treatments, including topical and ultraviolet therapies, total skin electron beam radiation therapy, extracorporeal photopheresis and systemic treatments like bone marrow transplant.
We have the only melanoma program in Kansas that includes in-house dermatopathology, surgery, sentinel lymph node biopsy, and a complete range of adjuvant and systemic treatments offered in an NCI-designated cancer treatment center.
Our dermatologists collaborate with other specialists at the health system to treat people with burns and other skin injuries, including frostbite, severe dermatitis, abrasions and more. Our accredited burn center provides comprehensive inpatient care for people with complex burns and wounds.
We offer a complete range of advanced tests and treatments, including topical and ultraviolet therapies, total skin electron beam radiation therapy, extracorporeal photopheresis and systemic treatments like bone marrow transplant. Consultations are offered at the Medical Pavilion, KU MedWest, Quivira Medical Pavilion and through teleheatlh.
We offer comprehensive treatments for psoriasis, including narrow-band phototherapy and systemic biologic agents. Our interdisciplinary approach allows us to coordinate your treatment with other specialties, such as rheumatology and gastroenterology.
Our dermatologists provide expert care and treatment for melanoma and nonmelanoma skin cancers. Our advanced treatments include photodynamic therapy to treat basal and squamous cell carcinomas. We also offer Mohs surgery, as well as skin cancer reconstruction surgery.
For those who need dermatology care related to a transplant, The University of Kansas Health System offers a complete range of treatments – including extracorporeal photopheresis for graft versus host disease (GvHD), as well as treatments for transplant-associated squamous cell carcinoma.
The dermatology experts at The University of Kansas Health System weigh in on the skin issues you want to know about.
Doctors at The University of Kansas Health System are care providers and researchers at the forefront of new medical discoveries. From primary care to complex conditions, we offer hundreds of specialists.