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Erika Summers, M.D.

Clinical Details

Schedule An Appointment Clinical Office Address
(801) 581-2955 Dermatology & Laser Center
6095 South 300 East , Suite 270
Murray, UT 84107
(435) 658-9262 Redstone Health Center
1743 W Redstone Center Drive #115
Park City, UT 84098
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(801) 581-2955 University Hospital
50 N Medical Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
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Bio

Erika M. Summers, MD has specialized expertise in caring for the hospitalized patient with complex or life-threatening dermatologic conditions. She is board certified in both Dermatology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Summers runs the inpatient dermatology service and she is dedicated to teaching and rounding with the dermatology residents. Her other clinical focus involves the use of lasers and cosmetic procedures, including Botox and fillers, to address the cosmetic concerns of her patients. In addition, she enjoys caring for general dermatology and medical dermatology patients in her clinics.

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Dermatology - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
Board Certification American Board of Dermatology
American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine)

Academic Profile

Research Interests

  • Drug Eruptions

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Dermatology - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
Board Certification American Board of Dermatology
American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine)

Academic Office Locations

Academic Office Phone Number Academic Office Address
(801) 581-6465 School of Medicine
Dermatology
30 N Medical Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Academic Bio

Dr. Erika Summers is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Dermatology with a clinical and academic focus on complex inpatient dermatology. Prior to her Dermatology residency at the University of Utah, she completed Internal Medicine residency at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston in 2008. After completing her Internal Medicine training, she worked as an Instructor for the Harvard Medical Faculty Physicians and an Internal Medicine hospitalist at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Dr. Summers is now running the University Inpatient Dermatology Service at the University of Utah. Both in Internal Medicine and in Dermatology, she has been passionate about training residents and medical students to manage the complex hospitalized patient.

Her primary research focus involves the development of biomarkers to identify culprit drugs in the setting of drug eruptions and polypharmacy. She is particularly interested in pursuing the development of a convenient immunologic biomarker for chronic eczematous drug eruptions occurring in the aging patient.

Education

Education History

Type School Degree
Residency University of Utah
Dermatology
Resident
Residency Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Resident
Professional Medical University of Maryland School of Medicine
Medicine, Summa Cum Laude
M.D.
Undergraduate Georgetown University, College of Arts and Sciences
Biology, Magna Cum Laude
B.S.

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