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

Acne Medication Savings
Click on the medication image to access medication savings from the manufacturer. In most cases, this form must be submitted along with proof of having purchased the medication from the pharmacy. ...
Does the food I eat affect my acne?
There is some evidence to suggest that diet can play a role in the development of acne. Studies have found that a diet high in sugar and processed foods can increase the risk of developing acne. Diets...
How can Botox® improve my appearance?
Botox® (botulinum toxin type A) is a medication that is primarily used to temporarily paralyze specific muscles in the face and body.It is most often used to improve the appearance of wrinkles and...
What are some treatments to get rid of warts?
The best treatment for warts will depend on the type and location of the wart, as well as the patient's overall health and preferences. Some common treatment options for warts include:Salicylic ac...
What are the best sunscreens?
The best sunscreens are those that provide broad-spectrum protection, which means they protect against both ultraviolet A (UVA) and ultraviolet B (UVB) rays. They should also have an SPF (sun protecti...

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