Dr. Riva Collins, MD



Cosmetic Dermatology

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Kelsey-Seybold Clinic Dermatology
1111 Augusta Drive
Houston, Texas 77057
For an appointment, call 281-235-2348

Medical Expertise of Dr. Riva Collins, MD

General and cosmetic dermatology including Fraxel and VBeam laser treatments.

About Dr. Riva Collins, MD

Riva Collins, MD is a board-certified Houstone dermatologist providing care to patients at the Kelsey-Sebold Clinic.

Conditions Treated

Aging Skin & Wrinkles
Allergic Contact Dermatitis
Atopic Dermatitis
Hair Loss (Balding)
Seborrheic Keratosis
Skin Cancer

Procedures & Services

Botox® Cosmetic
Laser Skin Rejuvenation
Patch Testing for Contact Dermatitis

Tips & Wisdom

Canker Sores (Aphthous Ulcers) Treatment
Aphthous stomatis is the medical term for canker sores. It is a common condition that produces ulcers or erosions in the mouth and on the lips. It happens over and over again, but the cause is still unknown. It is thought to be secondary to a decreased immune system, possible from stress, infection, vitamin deficiency, or hormonal changes. Canker sores look like round shallow erosions or ulcers with a white surface, surrounded by an intense red halo and measuring 5mm. The ulcers are usually p...

Patient Education Resources

Does it cost more to get a tattoo or to have it removed?
The cost of getting a tattoo and the cost of having it removed can vary depending on several factors such as the size, location, and complexity of the tattoo, as well as the experience and reputation ...
How long does it take for a tattoo to disappear after laser tattoo removed?
The length of time it takes to remove a tattoo depends on several factors, including the size, location, and color of the tattoo, as well as the individual's skin type and overall health.The most ...
How much does laser tattoo removal cost?
The cost of laser tattoo removal can vary depending on several factors such as the size, location, and color of the tattoo, as well as the number of treatments required to remove it. The cost can also...
What is facial rejuvenation?
Facial rejuvenation refers to a variety of cosmetic treatments that are designed to improve the appearance of the face and make it look more youthful. These treatments can include a combination of non...
What is the treatment for psoriasis on the scalp?
Treatment for psoriasis on the scalp typically involves a combination of topical and systemic therapies.Topical treatments include:Shampoos containing salicylic acid, coal tar, or sulfur, which can he...

Education & Training

  • Residency: SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn
  • Residency: NYU School of Medicine
  • Medical School: State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine

Professional Affiliations