International Psoriasis Council

Advancing Knowledge. Improving Care.

Advancing Knowledge. Improving Care.


Hidalgo Matlock



Attending Dermatologist
Skin Care Physicians of Costa Rica
San Jose
Costa Rica
Dr. Benjamin Hidalgo is a licensed instructor from the University of Costa Rica’s pre-graduate program in medicine and pediatrics, and postgraduate program in dermatology and pediatrics. Dr. Hidalgo is an attending dermatologist at the National Children’s Hospital of Costa Rica. He is interested in inflammatory diseases of the skin, dermoscopy, skin cancer, and applying lasers and light-based devices in dermatology.
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Areas of Interest

Pathophysiology, comorbidities, pediatrics, and treatment optimization

IPC Committees / Groups

Latin America Working Group

Languages Spoken

English, Spanish

Involvement with Other Organization(s)

Universidad de Costa Rica/ CCSS/ASODERMA