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Coronavirus Update: What patients and families need to know

First-Degree Burn

Key Points about First-Degree Burn

  • First-degree burns affect only the outer layer of the skin.
  • They may be caused by the sun, hot water or hot objects.
  • They are treated by applying cold, like running water or a cold cloth, at first. Creams or lotions may be applied.
Children's Team

Children's Team

Providers

Gary Rogers

Gary Rogers

Division Chief, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Departments

Departments

Trauma and Burn Surgery

Children's National has the only Pediatric Level I Trauma Center in the Washington, D.C., area and accepts trauma patients from all geographic areas. We partner with the Maryland Shock Trauma System to provide coverage in Montgomery, Prince George's, St. Mary's, Calvert and Charles counties.

Dermatology

The Division of Dermatology at Children's National Hospital continues to expand services as more families seek our expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the skin, hair and nails.

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