Sheryll Vanderhooft, MD

Dermatology - Professor (Clinical)
Pediatrics - Adjunct Professor

Eccles Primary Children’s Outpatient Services Building
81 N Mario Capecchi Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84113
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Dr. Sheryll Vanderhooft has clinical expertise in all aspects of Pediatric Dermatology. She is board certified in Dermatology and Pediatric Dermatology. She enjoys providing medical and surgical dermatological care for skin conditions affecting infants, children, and adolescents. Her scope of practice ranges from common skin disorders, such as eczema, acne, and warts, to more rare disorders such as genetic skin diseases. She is an expert in the management of vascular birthmarks, including systemic therapy of complicated hemangiomas and yellow pulsed-dye laser treatment of port wine stains.

Selected Bibliography:

Feigenbaum DF, Sybert VP, Vanderhooft SL, Siegel D, Drolet BA, Frieden IJ, Mathes EF.
Ventral midline blanching in the setting of segmental infantile hemangiomas: clinical observations and pathogenetic implications.
Pediatr Dermatol. 2015;32(2):180-7. PubMed abstract

Herron MD, Coffin CM, Vanderhooft SL.
Vascular stains and hair collar sign associated with congenital anomalies of the scalp.
Pediatr Dermatol. 2005;22(3):200-5. PubMed abstract

Herron MD, O'reilly MA, Vanderhooft SL.
Refractory Demodex folliculitis in five children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia.
Pediatr Dermatol. 2005;22(5):407-11. PubMed abstract

Herron MD, Vanderhooft SL, Smock K, Zhou H, Leachman SA, Coffin C.
Proliferative nodules in congenital melanocytic nevi: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical analysis.
Am J Surg Pathol. 2004;28(8):1017-25. PubMed abstract