Overview

pregnancy and skinObstetric Dermatology involves the management of skin health during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

Pregnancy-associated skin concerns range from common benign conditions such as stretch marks and skin pigmentation to rarer specific dermatoses of pregnancy, some of which are associated with maternal and fetal risk. Management requires knowledge of which treatments are safe and practical while a woman is pregnant or breastfeeding.

Treatment

The treatment varies depending on your problem.  Our dermatologists will guide you towards what is safe and appropriate in pregnancy.