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Pediatric Dermatology 

Kuchnir Dermatology offers treatment of skin, nail, and hair disorders for children of all ages. This includes the treatment of more common conditions such as atopic eczema, acne, moles, and warts, as well as less common conditions, including inherited disorders, hair loss, hemangiomas, and other birthmarks. 


Dr. Lisa Shen joined Kuchnir Dermatology in 2019 while continuing her academic career at the Boston University School of Medicine.  Dr. Shen completed a dermatology residency and pediatric fellowship at Northwestern University.  She received her medical degree from the University of Wisconsin.  She is board-certified in both dermatology and pediatric dermatology by the American Board of Dermatology.

A more detailed list of the conditions that pediatric dermatologists treat includes:

  • Acne

  • Alopecia Areata

  • Birthmarks, including port wine stains

  • Connective Tissue Disease (Autoimmune Conditions)

  • Diaper Rash

  • Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)

  • Excessive Sweating (Hyperhidrosis)

  • Infantile Hemangiomas

  • Ichthyosis

  • Infections of the Skin (Viral, Fungal, & Bacterial)

  • Melanocytic Nevi (Moles) and melanoma screening

  • Molluscum Contagiosum

  • Nail Disorders

  • Psoriasis

  • Seborrheic Dermatitis (Cradle Cap)

  • Tinea (Ringworm)

  • Vascular Malformations

  • Vitiligo

  • Warts

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