About Ana M. Duarte, MD
Ana M. Duarte, MD is the Chief and Director of the Children’s Skin Center. Dr. Duarte is board certified in both dermatology and pediatric dermatology. She is also fellowship trained in pediatric dermatology, one of only a few elite dermatologists who can claim this distinction. Dr. Duarte treats all skin conditions and disorders, while specializing in treating vascular birthmarks and tumors, hemangiomas, and port wine stains. Under Dr. Duarte’s direction, The Children’s Skin Center’s highly qualified team provides dermatology care that addresses the needs of each individual family member. With board certification in dermatology and pediatric dermatology, residency training in both dermatology and pediatrics, fellowship training in pediatric dermatology, and over 20 years of experience in the practice of dermatology and pediatric dermatology, Dr. Duarte is uniquely qualified to offer comprehensive skin care solutions for the entire family. The Vascular Birthmarks Foundation’s 2016 Physician of the Year, Dr. Duarte also serves as the Director of Dermatology at Nicklaus Children's Hospital and at The International Birthmark Institute. Her role at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital affords Dr. Duarte operating room access as well as the support of this world-renowned pediatric hospital. Dr. Duarte is a longtime resident of South Florida with a long history of caring for the community through philanthropy, patient care, and patient education. A strong proponent of sun safety awareness, Dr. Duarte has partnered with schools, nonprofit organizations, and various media outlets to raise awareness about sun safety, skin cancer, bullying, and many other topics affecting children and families.