Allergy & Immunology

Allergy & Skin Care

Seasonal allergies can affect anyone, and dealing with those allergies can be miserable. By scheduling an appointment with our expert allergists and dermatologists, you can take care of those problems and get back to enjoying every season of the year.

People can have allergic reactions to:

  • Dust and pollen
  • Food
  • Insect stings
  • Pets
  • Chemicals and synthetics
  • Mold

Our specialists at University Medical Center New Orleans diagnose and make treatment recommendations for all allergy and dermatology concerns. We also offer cosmetic services and phototherapy.

Learn more about allergies in our Health Library

Dermatology physicians

Your skin is an organ that requires care. A dermatologist specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of problems or disorders involving skin, hair, and nails. While many skin conditions require little more than topical treatments and small adjustments, some will require the knowledge of someone with extensive knowledge on the subject.

Dermatologists can help to treat conditions like:

  • Acne
  • Eczema
  • Dry skin
  • Skin cancer
  • Hair and nail disorders

Learn more about skin conditions in our Health Library

Make an appointment

Call 504.702.5700 to speak with a Patient Access representative. We have representatives available to take your call 24/7. On your appointment day, please arrive at least 45 minutes before your scheduled time.

Defining Quality

  • Joint Commission National Quality Approval Award
    The Gold Seal of Approval® is a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to providing safe and effective patient care.
  • American College of Surgeons: Verified Trauma Center
    The Norman E. McSwain, Jr, MD, Spirit of Charity Trauma Center only verified Level 1 Trauma Center in South Louisiana.
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    The Comprehensive Pulmonary Hypertension Center (CPHC) at University Medical Center New Orleans was awarded top-tier accreditation from the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA).
  • PHA Center of Comprehensive Care Award
    University Medical Center New Orleans is an Advanced Primary Stroke Center with a full stroke team on call 24/7 to immediately care for patients with stroke symptoms.
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    The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association award recognizes the hospital’s commitment and success ensuring that stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence.
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    University Medical Center has been designated an Antimicrobial Stewardship Center of Excellence by the Infectious Diseases Society of America (ISDA).