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My son 7yr old has what looks like a skin tag, on his eyelid. Where should i go to get it removed and is dangerous?

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Dr. Johanna Fricke
Pediatrics - Developmental & Behavioral
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In brief: Pediatric Ophthal-

mologists, not optometrists, perform surgeries of the eyes & eyelids in infants & children.
If it is a skin tag, it is not dangerous. Depending on your insurance, you will probably need a referral from his pediatrician or family medicine doctor.

In brief: Pediatric Ophthal-

mologists, not optometrists, perform surgeries of the eyes & eyelids in infants & children.
If it is a skin tag, it is not dangerous. Depending on your insurance, you will probably need a referral from his pediatrician or family medicine doctor.
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