Pediatric Dermatology Introduction
Board Certified Pediatrician & Pediatric Dermatologist in New York, Dr. Jody Levine
At Plastic Surgery & Dermatology of NYC, we take great pride in our pediatric dermatology practice. An acknowledged leader in her field, Dr. Jody Levine is board certified as a pediatrician, as well as a dermatologist, making her uniquely qualified to address the special skin care needs of infants, children, teenagers, and young adults. Combining our extensive pediatric proficiency with the latest state-of-the-art technology, we offer the most advanced treatments for the full spectrum of pediatric dermatology concerns, including vascular lesions such as hemangiomas and port wine stains, pigmented birthmarks, acne and acne surgery, warts, molluscum, eczema, rashes, and many other pediatric dermatologic conditions.
In addition to her expertise in medical pediatric dermatology and pediatric laser surgery, Dr. Jody Levine is specialized in pediatric dermatologic surgery. Dr. Levine performs outpatient surgery for children in our state-of-the-art, in-office operating suite, which is accredited by the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities (AAAASF). Additionally, she is one of only a few dermatologists who hold hospital surgical privileges, allowing her to perform pediatric surgery at The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary in a child-friendly, safe environment. Dr. Jody Levine is the perfect doctor to address all of your pediatric skin care needs.
At PSD of NYC, we recognize that caring for pediatric patients involves so much more than just having the latest medical knowledge and technology. We understand and cater to the emotions involved with pediatric care. Often, going to the doctor can be a stressful experience for children and their families. As a mother of four, Dr. Jody Levine understands how to cope with both the physical and emotional needs of children. Our entire staff is dedicated to providing a friendly, supportive, and stress-free environment. Our office offers several pediatric anesthesia methods, a child-friendly environment, special toys and prizes, and a kind and caring staff. All of these elements make your child’s experience at our practice as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. Parents and children alike are treated with warmth and concern. We stand ready to answer all of the parents’ questions, both big and small, so that mothers and fathers can be confident, well-informed partners in their child’s treatment and recovery.