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Looking for a good dermatologist for child's eczema

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    kkamberakis is offline Registered User
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    Dec 2008
    Mid-Levels, Hong KOng

    Looking for a good dermatologist for child's eczema

    My 3 year old daughter suffers from eczema since she was an infant. It first appeared at 3 months and then symptoms subsided at 8 months. She's had occasional flare-ups since then but after relocating to Hong Kong (from New York) last year her eczema worsened severely, affecting her entire body. She's been seen by a pediatrician and a dermatologist here in Hong Kong but they have not offered any promising treatments beyond the usual regimen of moisturizing, hydrocortisone for flare-ups, and anti-histamine as needed. I've been rather disappointed with the quality of treatment she's received so far. I've tried everything under the sun in terms of lotions, etc,. Can anyone recommend a GOOD dermatologist, preferably someone with expertise in pediatric eczema?

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    Editor is offline Administrator
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    Sep 2008

    Dr. William KK Fung

    I've also had similar problems with my skin. I've gone to Dr. Fung and found him to be pretty knowledgeable and willing to answer all of my questions and concerns. I'm not sure if he specializes with child eczema, but he is a good doctor in general.

    Flat B & C, 7/F, Hang Seng Causeway Bay Bldg
    28 Yee Wo St
    Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
    Hong Kong
    Phone : ‎+852 28810123
    Fax : ‎+852 28951769

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    zoec is offline Registered User
    Join Date
    May 2009
    hong kong

    You may try out Dr. Henry Chan Hin Lee in Central. He was once a professor with Hong Kong University for Dermatology. His contact are as follows:

    Club Lusitano
    16 Ice House St.
    Central, Hong Kong
    Tel. No.:2109 9999

    Medical Services Available: Medical Dermatology: Treatment of eczema, psoriasis, acne, vitiligo and warts. Skin patch test and skin prick test are available for skin allergy
    Dermatologic Surgery: Skin Biopsy, Excision, Cryotherapy

    Am sure he can help your child as I have eczema since infant also.

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