Dermatology is a medical specialty that deals with skin diseases or disorders and their treatment.
Dermatology by telemedicine, or telederm, is a program provided by the Ontario Telemedicine Network (OTN).
Who do we serve?
- Ontario patients of all ages
How do we help our patients?
- We use technology to send photographs of your skin condition, and any other relevant health information, to an Ontario-based dermatologist.
- Telemedicine greatly reduces wait times for a consultation with a dermatologist.
How to access our services?
- You must have a referral from your family physician or health care provider to book an appointment.
The appointment is by telemedicine at HGH. The Ambulatory Clinics offer several other types of medical consultations with specialists through telemedicine.