Penn Dermatology

Penn Dermatology Faculty and Investigators

Joseph F Sobanko, M.D.

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Assistant Professor of Dermatology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Dermatology

Contact information
Department of Dermatology
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
3400 Civic Center Blvd., Suite 1-330S
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-6534
Fax: 215-662-4132
BS (Biology, Minor Philosophy)
The University of Scranton, 2001.
MD (Recognition in Research)
State University of New York at Stony Brook, 2005.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Internal Medicine, Georgetown University, Hospital/Washington Hospital Center, Washington, D.C. , 2005-2006.
Resident in Dermatology, Georgetown University, Hospital/Washington Hospital Center, Washington, D.C., 2006-2009.
Chief Resident in Dermatology, Georgetown University Hospital/Washington Hospital Center, Washington, D.C., 2008-2009.
Fellowship in Advanced Dermatologic Surgery, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR , 2009-2010.
American Board of Dermatology, 2009.
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Selected Publications

Sobanko JF, Vachiramon V, Rattanauumpawan P, Miller CJ: Use of the 10,600nm Carbon Dioxide Fractional Laser on Surgical Scars Following Mohs Micrographic Surgery. American Society for Laser Medicine & Surgery Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ April 2014.

Shin T, Etzkorn J, Sobanko JF, Margolis D, Gelfand J, Miller CJ: Predicting Subclinical Spread of Melanoma In-Situ treated with Mohs Micrograpic Surgery. HemOnc Today - Melanoma and Cutaneous Malignancies, New York, NY April 2014.

Taglienti AJ, Wilson AJ, Silvestre J, Sobanko JF, Percec I: Defining the Population of Patients Seeking Minimally Invasive Cosmetic Procedures in an Academic Setting American Association of Plastic Surgeons 93rd Annual Meeting, Miami, FL April 2014.

Sobanko JF, Miller CJ: Midface Composite Defect: Laterally-based Bilobed Flap as a Platform for a 3-stage Folded Paramedian Forehead Flap. Dermatologic Surgery 40(3): 327-32, March 2014.

Brunk D: Culture of Safety is best defense against sharps injury. Skin & Allergy News March 2014 Notes:

Rich M: What are the truths and myths about sunscreen? Weight Watchers Magazine March 2014 Notes: Interview March 24, 2014.

Piette E, Wanat K, Sobanko JF: Soft, Multi-lobed Exophytic Mass in a 52-Year-Old Woman [Giant Cell Fibroblastoma] JAMA Dermatology 1:150(3): 323-4, March 2014.

Piette Evan W, Sobanko Joseph F, Wanat Karolyn A: Soft, Multilobed Exophytic Mass in a Woman in Her 50s. JAMA dermatology Jan 2014.

Cohen M: What does scratching do to peeling and scabbed skin? Oz Magazine January 2014 Notes: Interview Jan 28, 2014.

Sobanko JF, Fischer J, Etzkorn JR, Miller CJ: Local Fasciocutaneous Sliding Flaps for Soft-Tissue Defects of the Dorsum of the Hand. JAMA Dermatol 2014.

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