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A doctor applying ointment on a patient's arm for Atopic Dermatitis

Understanding Atopic Dermatitis:

Atopic dermatitis, also commonly known as eczema, is a long-term skin disorder that involves scaly and itchy rashes. There are many forms of eczema, including contact dermatitis, dyshidrotic eczema, nummular eczema, and seborrheic dermatitis.

Clinic in Atopic Dermatitis

Penn Dermatology’s Atopic Dermatitis clinic specializes in diagnosing and treating patients with various forms of atopic dermatitis. Some of the country’s leading experts in the treatment of atopic dermatitis provide care for patients at Penn Dermatology’s Atopic Dermatitis Clinic. Dermatologists from throughout the Philadelphia region and the country request consultation or refer patients with severe or therapeutically challenging cases of atopic dermatitis to Penn Medicine.

Ongoing Clinical Studies in Atopic Dermatitis

Penn Dermatology is conducting clinical research trials for various dermatologic conditions to include Atopic Dermatitis. The trials for atopic dermatitis are aimed at directly treating the disease itself or the symptoms of the disease, such as itching. For more information on these trials or other trials that may be ongoing please call 215-614-0808.
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