Dermatology at Guangzhou United Family Hospital (GZU) is committed to skin care that goes beneath the surface. In a caring, comfortable, and confidential environment, our professionals diagnose and treat diseases of the skin, hair, and nails. We also offer skin disease prevention and cosmetic therapies. Our services include checking your skin and moles regularly for skin cancer prevention, teaching you how to keep your skin healthy and vital.

Dermatology Services

Diagnosis and treatment of the following disorders of the skin, hair, and nails, including but not limited to:

  • Acne
  • Actinic keratosis
  • Athlete’s foot
  • Atopic dermatitis
  • Bullous disease
  • Contact dermatitis (skin allergy)
  • Eczema
  • Hair loss
  • Herpes
  • Impetigo
  • Keloid scars
  • Leg ulcers
  • Lice
  • Lichen planus
  • Malasma
  • Moles
  • Molluscum contagiosum
  • Nail fungus
  • Perioral dermatitis
  • Pityriasis rosea
  • Port-wine stain
  • Post-inflammatory kyperpigmentation
  • Pruritus
  • Psoriasis
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic dermatitis
  • Seborrheic keratoses
  • Skin cancer
  • Skin infection
  • Skin tag
  • Sexually transmitted diseases
  • Sun damage
  • Tinea versicolor
  • Urticaria (hives)
  • Vascular birthmarks
  • Vitiligo
  • Warts


Procedures and specific treatments available, but not limited to:

  • Cryotherapy: freeze off benign or premalignant skin lesions with liquid nitrogen
  • Electrodesiccation: burn off benign or premalignant skin lesion with high-frequency electric current
  • Minor surgery: skin lesion removal with surgical options
  • Skin lesion biopsy: obtaining a tiny piece of skin lesion for further medical analysis such as pathology examination

Skin cancer screening and treatment

  • Regular check-up
  • Patient education of skin protection and self-monitoring
  • Skin cancer treatment: surgical procedures, topical therapy, etc.

Cosmetic therapies

Treatment plans are designed on an individual basis to accommodate different skin types. We offer the following non-laser therapies:

  • Medical facial with herbs for acne, rosacea, malasma, and flat wart
  • Chemical peel for acne, acne scar, brown marks, dull skin, fine wrinkles, large pores, age spots
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