Pediatric Dermatology of North Texas
Pediatric Dermatology of North Texas
Our Providers are Loved in the Patient Community and Renowned in the Medical Community
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  1. Top Docs Section, "D" Magazine (2003-current), "Fort Worth" Magazine (2004-2006; 2008-current), "Texas Monthly" (2004-2006)
  2. Best of the Best Dermatologist, Colleyville/Grapevine Courier, 2011, 2013.
  3. Resident Teaching Award, UT Southwestern Dept. of Dermatology, 2007
  4. Healthcare Hero - Fort Worth Business Press, 2005
  5. Pediatrics Housestaff Scholarly Award - Children’s Medical Center of Dallas. June 1993
  6. Society of Pediatric Infectious Disease - Conference Grant (Abbott Labs), March 1997
  7. Women's Dermatological Society - Mentorship Grant (Dermik, Inc.), October 1998
  8. Society for Pediatric Dermatology - Best Poster Presentation Award, Annual Meeting, July 1999


Our practice often participates in clinical research in the field of Pediatric Dermatology.

Please inquire regarding current research studies. 


  1. Little, B.B., T.H. Harstad, R.E. Bawdon, S. Sobhi, D.A. Roe, K.A. Knoll, and F.E. Ghali: Pharmacokinetics of pentamidine in late pregnant Sprague-Dawley rats. Am J Obstet Gynecol 164:927-930,1991.
  2. Little, B.B., F.E. Ghali, L.M. Snell,K.A. Knoll, W.L. Johnston, and L.C. Gilstrap: Is hyperthermia teratogenic in the human? Am J Perinatol 8:185-189, 1991.
  3. Little, B.B., K.A. Knoll, F.E. Ghali, L.M. Snell, C.R. Rosenfeld, and N.F. Grant: Herion abuse during pregnancy: Effects of perinatal outcome and early childhood growth. Am J Hum Biol 8:464-468, 1991.
  4. Zwiener, R.J., T.L. Hunt, F.E. Ghali, L.C. Day, C.F. Timmons: Potentiation of acetaminophen toxicity in a child with mercury poisoning. J Pediatr Gastro Nutr 19:242-245, 1994.
  5. Ghali, F.E.,J.B. Steinberg, W.W. Tunnessen, Jr.,: Acrodermatitis Enteropathica-like Rash in Cystic Fibrosis (Picture of the Month). Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 150:99-100, 1996.
  6. Ghali, F.E., C.H. Yu, M. Wycoff: Kwashiorkor (Pediatrics Quiz). Resident and Staff Physician 40:49-50.
  7. Ghali, F.E., C.H. Yu,: Pityriasis Rosea (Pediatrics Quiz). Resident and Staff Physician 42:72-73, 1996.
  8. Kim, H.J., F.E. Ghali, W.W. Tunnessen, Jr.: Here comes the sun, Contemp Pediatr 14:41-63, 1997.
  9. Ghali, F.E., H.J. Kim, W.W. Tunnessen,Jr.: Acral eruptions of childhood. Contemp Pediatr 15(8):146-157.
  10. Little, B.B., Trimer, S.M. Ramin, D.I. Stanard, L.M. Snell, F.E. Ghali, C.A. Blakely, A. Garrett: Peripartum cocaine use: The Dallas-Ft. Worth Experience. J Mat Fet Med (in review)
  11. Garrett: Peripartum cocaine use: The Dallas-Ft. Worth Experience. J Mat Fet Med (in review).
  12. Ghali, F.E., D.P. McCauliffe, A. Reed, P. Groben: Panniculitis in Juvenile Dermatomyosistis: Clinicopathologic Correlation. Pediatr Dermatol 16(4):270-272, 1999.
  13. Ghali, F.E., P. Groben: Palmoplantar keratoderma: Vorner’ type. Pediatr Dermatol 15(6):477-499, 1998.
  14. Ghali, F.E., L. Stein, J.D. Fine, J. Burkes, D.P. McCauliffe: Gingival telangiectases: An Underappreciated Physical Sign of Juvenile Dermatomyositis. (presented in poster seminar at the Society for Pediatric Dermatolgy Annual Meeting, July 1999, Thompsonville, MI). Arch Dermatol 135:1370-1375,1999.
  15. Ghali, F.E., J.D. Fine: Unilateral localized hyperhidrosis. (Presented in part at Society for Pediatric Dermatology Annual Meeting, July 1999, Thompsonville, MI). Pediatric Dermatol 17(1):25-28,2000.
  16. Ghali, F.E., H.J. Kim, W.W. Tunnessen, Jr., Stricture formation in dyskeratosis congenital. (Presented in part at Society for Pediatric Dermatology Annual Meeting, July 1997, Sun Valley, Idaho). Pediatric Dermatol (manuscript in preparation).
  17. Ghali, F.E., Macrodactyly in tuberous sclerosis. Pediatric Dermatol 2000.
  18. Ghali, F.E., Phakomatosis pigmentokeratotica: the first reported case in the U.S. (Presented in part at Society for Pediatric Annual Meeting. July2000, Sante Fe, New Mexico). Pediatric Dermatol (manuscript in preparation).
  19. Ghali, F.E. Contact Dermatitis. In Pediatric Clinics. (In Press)
  20. Venkat A, and Ghali FE. Spotlight on: Pediatric Dermatology. Skin and Aging 13 (12): 57-59, 2005.
  21. Ghali, FE. Improved Clinical Outcomes With Moisturization in Dermatologic Disease: Report From A Consensus Roundtable. Cutis (Supplement) 76:13-18, 2005.
  22. Ghali, F.E. Allergic Contact Dermatitis. In Burg, FD, (Eds):Current Pediatric Therapy, 18th ed, Philadelphia: WB Saunders, 2006, pp. 1041-43.
  23. Cooper RM, Butler DF, Ghali FE, Grimwood RE. Periorbital cutaneous neonatal lupus. Skinmed 6(3):145-146, 2007.
  24. Feramisco J, et al. Congenital Atrophic Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans in a 7-Month Old Boy Treated with Mohs Micrographic Surgery. Pediatric Dermatol 25(4):455-459, 2008.Changing the face of acne therapy.
  25. Ghali F, Kang S, Leyden J, Shalita AR, Thiboutot DM.  Changing the face of acne therapy. Cutis 83(2 Suppl):4-15., 2009.
  26. Ghali FE, Agim N. Pediatric Patient Care: Emerging Patterns of Contact Dermatitis. Skin and Aging 16(8):20-25, 2008.Glass J, Ghali FE, Sinkre P, Ricotti CA, Cockerell CJ. Acute onset of erythematous scalp nodules in a child--quiz case. Arch Dermatol. 145(9):1053-8, 2009.
  27. Balk SJ; Council on Environmental Health; Section on Dermatology. Ultraviolet radiation: a hazard to children and adolescents. Pediatrics 127(3):e791-817., 2011.
  28. Ghali FE. Car seat dermatitis": a newly described form of contact dermatitis. Pediatric Dermatol 28(3): 321-6, 2011.
  29. Revencu et al. RASA1 mutations and associated phenotypes in 68 families with capillary malformation-arteriovenous malformation.  Hum Mutat. 34(12):1632-41, 2013.
  30.  Ryan C , Shaw RE, Cockerell CJ, Hand S, Ghali FE.  Novel sodium hypochlorite cleanser shows clinical response and excellent acceptability in the treatment of atopic dermatitis. Pediatr Dermatol. 30(3):308-15, 2013.