Fred Ghali, MD

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A family man and children’s skin care specialist, Dr. Ghali enjoys building trusting relationships with each and every family. His kid-friendly offices comfort toddlers to teens during their skin treatments.

Dr. Fred Ghali, founder of Pediatric Dermatology of North Texas, runs one of the few clinics in the nation that specializes in Children’s Dermatology, representing an essential part of the dermatological care continuum within the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex. Dr. Ghali’s offices feature uniquely decorated exam rooms, sports memorabilia, arcade games, and a large fish aquarium to create a kid-friendly atmosphere where toddlers to teens can feel comfortable with their skin care treatments.

Since 2001, Dr. Ghali and his team at Pediatric Dermatology of North Texas have been providing children and adolescents a personalized, caring approach to skin care, working closely with referring pediatricians and sub-specialty physicians to ensure all patients receive optimal, well-coordinated care.   

Dr. Ghali is board-certified in pediatric dermatology, general pediatrics, and general dermatology. He is an active fellow in both the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Academy of Pediatrics, and serves as Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology at both UT Southwestern Medical School in Dallas and Baylor Medical Department of Dermatology in Dallas. He invests much of his time educating dermatology residents in Pediatric Dermatology.

Prior to starting his own practice, Dr. Ghali served as a Clinical Instructor in the Department of Dermatology at The University of Texas Medical School in Houston, and Chief of Pediatric Dermatology at Cook Children's Medical Center, Ft. Worth.

Dr. Ghali has been a frequently invited speaker at local, state, and national CME-accredited conferences over the past 15+ years and remains highly involved in the Society for Pediatric Dermatology. Previously, he has served in multiple positions including the Section of Dermatology with the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Board of Dermatology, Pediatric Dermatology Section.

Dr. Ghali participates in research opportunities and explores advancements and breakthroughs in Pediatric Dermatology. He is an author of more than 30 publications in peer-related journals involving Pediatrics and Dermatology and he serves as a reviewer for many dermatology journals, including Pediatric Dermatology and the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology.

Dr. Ghali enjoys taking care of his patients and strives to build a trusting relationship with each and every family. Like every father, he strives to balance his faith, his family, and his work. He loves spending time with his wife and two sons. In his leisure, he enjoys both playing and watching a multitude of sports, particularly basketball and golf, and participating in local church. He is a strong supporter of Camp Braveskin, Nevus Outreach, the Vascular Birthmark Foundation, the Society for Pediatric Dermatology, and other organizations such as the Susan G. Koman Race for the Cure.