Pediatric Dermatology

 

We provide specialized care for infants, children and adolescents with any type of skin problem.

Geriatric Dermatology

 

In our clinic there is no age limit to perform a complete check up even more when the skin has received great sun exposure.

Gynecological and Urological Dermatology

 

Dermatological Examination, diagnosis and treatment of any mayor dysfunction of the female and male genital area at the level of the skin.

Services


Hours of operation


Paitilla Medical Consultants

  • Monday 9:00am – 5:30pm
  • Tuesday 9:00am – 5:30pm
  • Thursday 9:00am – 5:30pm
  • Friday 9:00am – 5:30pm

 

Specialized Center San Fernando

  • Wednesday 10:00am – 5:30pm
  • Saturday and Sunday Closed

 

Chiriqui Hospital

  • Only on Saturdays Once a month, subject to prior appointment.

Payment Options Financing:

Cash, Credit Card and Local bank checks.

Meet Our Specialist


Dr. Ricardo Bullen

MD, FAAD, FACMS.

 

Dr. Bullen trained in the area of dermatology at McGill University, Montreal Canada and Boston University. He continued his training in Cutaneous Oncology, Skin Cancer Surgery (Mohs Surgery) and Reconstruction, at the University of Wisconsin at Madison and at the University of Texas at Dallas. He held the position of director of the Department of Cutaneous Oncology and Dermatologic Surgery at George Washington University, Washington D.C.

Certified by the American Board of Dermatology. Member of the American Society for Dermatology Surgery, American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery and American College of Mohs Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology.

Microscopic Examination

It consists of taking samples: scales, hairs or fragments of nails and their subsequent visualization in the microscope, that are necessary to confirm the diagnosis.

Biopsies

It is one of the most accurate and reliable diagnostic methods we have in our clinic.

Infiltrations

It is a non-surgical and practically painless method of great effectiveness. Treats medical and cosmetic problems.

Cryosurgery / Electrosurgery

It is a minimally invasive treatment that uses an intense cold or electricity to freeze and / or destroy diseased tissue, including cancer cells.

Did you know?


The skin is the bigger organ of the body.

It has approximately 2 m² and represents 15% of your total weight

Blood poles

Red moles or “blood moles” are vascular dilatations that occur in the skin of the adult. They are benign lesions so they do not turn into skin cancer and usually appear on the face, body, back, arms and neck.

One visit per year!

It is necessary to visit a dermatologist once a year as a preventive measure of precancerous lesions and once every six (6) months in case of being recurrent in these lesions.

Vitamin Cocktail

  • Vitamin A: Treats damage from the sun and cellulite.
  • Vitamin D: reduces stains.
  • Vitamin C: antioxidant, regenerates vitamin E and provides sun protection.
  • Vitamin E: antioxidant that protects against skin aging.