Dr. Richard Antaya is Professor of Dermatology and Pediatrics and Director of Pediatric Dermatology at Yale University. He received his medical degree from Tufts University and completed his pediatric residency at Tripler Army Medical Center. He practiced general pediatrics for three years in the Army and completed a dermatology residency at Duke University prior to joining the Yale faculty. Dr. Antaya chairs the monthly multidisciplinary vascular anomalies conference and performs laser surgery for HHT patients at a weekly Vascular Anomalies Clinic in New Haven, CT, as part of the Yale HHT Center.
Join Dr. Richard Antaya for a discussion about what’s hiding in and under those red spots on your skin, lips and tongue known as telangiectasias. Topics include an in depth look at various types of telangiectasias and the laser therapies used to treat them followed by a question and answer period.
Originally presented at #HHTFamCon.
- Understanding the anatomy of skin telangiectasia
- Impact of skin on HHT diagnosis
- Explanation of all laser treatment options
- Case studies
- Pulsed Dye Laser Handout
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