The International Birthmark Institute
The International Birthmark Institute (TIBI) at Nicklaus Children's Hospital, formerly Miami Children's Hospital, is a comprehensive multi-specialty center of excellence for the evaluation and management of all birthmarks with special expertise in vascular lesions in infants and children. The center is composed of a multidisciplinary team of healthcare professionals that span the following pediatric disciplines.
- Plastic Surgery
- Pediatric Surgery
- Hematology Oncology
- Interventional Cardiology
- Orthopedic SurgeryNeuro Surgery
- Cardiac Surgery
A birthmark is a discolored and/or raised area of the skin that is apparent at birth or within a few weeks of birth. Birthmarks are made up of malformed pigment cells or blood vessels.