Patient Rating:

4.0 out of 5

33 Patient Ratings
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Sheryll L. Vanderhooft, M.D.

Specialties

Languages

  • English

Clinical Details

Locations

Schedule An Appointment Clinical Office Address
(801) 581-2955 Primary Children's Hospital
Pediatric Dermatology
100 N Mario Capecchi Drive , Suite 1450
Salt Lake City, UT 84113

Bio

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.

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Dermatology - Professor (Clinical)
Pediatrics - Adjunct Professor
Academic Divisions Pediatric Dermatology
Board Certification American Board of Dermatology (Sub: Pediatric Dermatology)

Patient Ratings

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to physician related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

Likelihood of recommending doctor
3.9
My confidence in doctor
4.1
Time doctor spent with me
3.8
Doctor spoke using clear language
4.1
Doctor's effort to include me in decisions
4.2
Doctor's concern for questions & worries
4.1
Doctor's explanation of condition/problem
4.1
Wait time at clinic
3.9
Doctor's friendliness and courtesy
4.4

Patient Comments

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Academic Profile

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Dermatology - Professor (Clinical)
Pediatrics - Adjunct Professor
Academic Divisions Pediatric Dermatology
Board Certification American Board of Dermatology (Sub: Pediatric Dermatology)

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. Sheryll Vanderhooft is a Clinical Professor in the Department of Dermatology and a Clinical Adjunct Professor in the Department of Pediatrics. She is the Director of the Pediatric Dermatology Clinic and the Chief of the Pediatric Dermatology Teaching Service at Primary Children’s Medical Center. She has served on many departmental committees, including the Resident Selection Committee, Housestaff Grievance Committee, Executive Committee, Faculty Mentoring Program Committee, and Resident Mentoring Program Committee. She is currently serving on the Medical Student Admissions Interview Committee for the School of Medicine.

Dr. Vanderhooft has co-authored over 30 journal articles and 11book chapters. In addition to her busy clinical practice, she is active in teaching nurse practitioner students, medical students, and residents, not only in the clinic but also via regular didactic sessions. She has a keen interest in mentoring young physicians.

Education

Education History

Type School Degree
Fellowship Children's Hospital & Medical Center
Pediatric Dermatology
Fellow
Residency Univ of Washington, Affiliated Hosp
Dermatology
Resident
Residency University of Washington, Affiliated Hosp
Internal Medicine
Resident
Internship University of Washington, Affiliated Hosp
Internal Medicine
Intern
Professional Medical University of Utah
Medicine
M.D.
Undergraduate Stanford University
Human Biology
B.A.

Publications

Selected Provider Publications

Journal Article

  1. Herron MD, Coffin CM, Vanderhooft S(2005)Vascular stains and hair collar sign associated with congenital anomalies of the scalp.  Pediatric Dermatology, 22(3),200-5
  2. Herron MD, Vanderhooft SL, Smock K, Zhou H, Leachman SA, Coffin (2004)Proliferative nodules in congenital melanocytic nevi: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical analysis.  American Journal of Surgical Pathology, 28(8),1017-25
  3. Herron MD, Coffin CM, Vanderhooft S(2002)Tufted angiomas: variability of the clinical morphology.  Pediatric Dermatology, 19(5),394-401
  4. Vanderhooft SL, Francis JS, Pagon RA, Smith LT, Sybert V(1996)Prevalence of hypopigmented macules in a healthy population.  Journal of Pediatrics, The, 129(3),355-61
  5. Vanderhooft SL, Stephan MJ, Sybert V(1993)Severe skin erosions and scalp infections in AEC syndrome.  Pediatric Dermatology, 10(4),334-40

Review

  1. Meadows KP, Egan CA, Vanderhooft (2000)Acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis (AGEP), an uncommon condition in children: case report and review of the literature.  Pediatric Dermatology, 17(5),399-402

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