Richard Joseph Antaya, MD

Professor of Dermatology, Pediatrics and Nursing; Director, Pediatric Dermatology; Medical Director, Yale Dermatology Associates

Research Interests

Acne Vulgaris; Dermatitis, Atopic; Dermatology; Hemangioma; Pediatrics; Skin Diseases, Genetic; Warts; Vascular Malformations

Research Organizations

Dermatology

Faculty Research

Office of Cooperative Research

Research Summary

Pediatric Dermatology: specializes in the diagnosis and management of all types of skin disease affecting infants, children and adolescents. Besides treating common skin disorders in children such as atopic dermatitis, psoriasis, cutaneous infections and acne, particular interests include genetic skin disorders, neonatal skin disease, medical and laser treatment of vascular malformations and hemangiomas, management dilemmas and severe skin disease affecting children of all ages.

Specialized terms: Atopic dermatitis; Infantile hemangiomas; Warts; Genetic skin diseases

Extensive Research Description

Pediatric Dermatology: specializes in the diagnosis and management of all types of skin disease affecting infants, children and adolescents. Besides treating common skin disorders in children such as atopic dermatitis, psoriasis, cutaneous infections and acne, particular interests include genetic skin disorders, neonatal skin disease, medical and laser treatment of vascular malformations and hemangiomas, management dilemmas and severe skin disease affecting children of all ages.

  • Dr. Antaya is currently conducting a clinical trial for children who have atopic dermatitis and have used Protopic (tacrolimus) ointment to treat it. If interested, call (203) 789-1249 and ask for the "APPLES study."
  • Dr. Antaya is recruiting patients for a clinical study evaluating quality of life in the treatment of atopic dermatitis in children from birth to 7 years of age. If interested, call Alvin Li, study coordinator, or Dr Antaya at 203-789-1249.
  • Dr. Antaya is currently conducting a clinical trial for children greater than 5 years of age who have warts and are interested in non-painful treatment.

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Contact Info

Richard Joseph Antaya, MD
Patient Care Locations
Yale Dermatology AssociatesDoctors Building
2 Church Street South, Ste 305

New Haven, CT 06519
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Yale Pediatric DermatologyPrimary Care Center, Yale-New Haven Hospital
789 Howard Avenue

New Haven, CT 06519
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Mailing Address
PO Box 208059
333 Cedar Street

New Haven, CT 06520-8059

Curriculum Vitae

Infantile Hemangiomas