Burns are injuries to the skin caused by heat, chemicals, radiation, or electricity. The first step in helping your child is recognizing the type of burn and knowing how to react accordingly. Based on the source of burns, they can be thermal, electrical, chemical, and radiation burns. Based on the severity of burns, they can be first degree, second degree, third degree, and fourth-degree burns.
Education about types and causes of burns can help parents and caregivers act quickly and help their children while at home. However, if you feel that your child needs professional care, don’t hesitate to contact us and we will provide them with proper examination and take care of everything else.