Magdalene Dohil, M.D.




Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego

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Rady Children's Specialists

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Medical School

University of Muenster, Germany


Childrens Hospital British Columbia


Rady Childrens Hospital-San Diego, University of British Columbia

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Dr. Magdalene A. Dohil is a dermatologist at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego and a clinical professor of pediatrics and dermatology at UC San Diego School of Medicine.

After earning her medical degree from the prestigious Wilhelms University Muenster, she completed her residency in Germany. She continued her pediatric dermatology training as a fellow at British Columbia Children’s Hospital before completing a fellowship at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego.

Dr. Dohil has been a practicing dermatologist for well over a decade, with a particular focus on eczema. She co-founded the Eczema Center at Rady Children's Hospital, which was recognized for its outstanding services with a Golden Triangle Award from the American Academy of Dermatology in 2010.

Dr. Dohil is an expert in pediatric dermatologic surgery. She teaches both across the US and internationally and has been invited to review leading dermatologic medical journals.

She is an elected member of the Academy of Clinician Scholars at UC San Diego in acknowledgement of her outstanding contributions to clinical care and research.

Dr. Dohil speaks English, Spanish and German.


The Harmonising Outcome Measures for Eczema (HOME) statement to assess clinical signs of atopic eczema in trials.
Schmitt J, Spuls PI, Thomas KS, Simpson E, Furue M, Deckert S, Dohil M, Apfelbacher C, Singh JA, Chalmers J, Williams HC, HOME initiative collaborators

On Response of tufted angiomas to low-dose aspirin.
DeKlotz CM, Langevin KK, Dohil M

Natural ingredients in atopic dermatitis and other inflammatory skin disease.
Dohil MA

Towards global consensus on outcome measures for atopic eczema research: results of the HOME II meeting.
Schmitt J, Spuls P, Boers M, Thomas K, Chalmers J, Roekevisch E, Schram M, Allsopp R, Aoki V, Apfelbacher C, Bruijnzeel-Koomen C, Bruin-Weller M, Charman C, Cohen A, Dohil M, Flohr C, Furue M, Gieler U, Hooft L, Humphreys R, Ishii HA, Katayama I, Kouwenhoven W, Langan S, Lewis-Jones S, Merhand S, Murota H, Murrell DF, Nankervis H, Ohya Y, Oranje A, Otsuka H, Paul C, Rosenbluth Y, Saeki H, Schuttelaar ML, Stalder JF, Svensson A, Takaoka R, Wahlgren CF, Weidinger S, Wollenberg A, Williams H

Multiples in dermatology: markers for special considerations in diagnosis, therapy, and prognosis.
Trevino J, Grosshandler J, Chen AY, Chiang C, Serrao R, Dohil M

Facial port-wine stain: when to worry?
Melancon JM, Dohil MA, Eichenfield LF

Effective monitoring of isotretinoin safety in a pediatric dermatology population: a novel "patient symptom survey" approach.
Hodgkiss-Harlow CJ, Eichenfield LF, Dohil MA

Oral propranolol therapy for infantile hemangiomas beyond the proliferation phase: a multicenter retrospective study.
Zvulunov A, McCuaig C, Frieden IJ, Mancini AJ, Puttgen KB, Dohil M, Fischer G, Powell J, Cohen B, Ben Amitai D

Calcineurin inhibitors in pediatric atopic dermatitis: a review of current evidence.
Kalavala M, Dohil MA

Mechanism of action and clinical benefits of colloidal oatmeal for dermatologic practice.
Cerio R, Dohil M, Jeanine D, Magina S, Mahé E, Stratigos AJ

A symptom scoring tool for identifying pediatric patients with eosinophilic esophagitis and correlating symptoms with inflammation.
Aceves SS, Newbury RO, Dohil MA, Bastian JF, Dohil R

Fluocinolone acetonide 0.01% in peanut oil: safety and efficacy data in the treatment of childhood atopic dermatitis in infants as young as 3 months of age.
Dohil MA, Alvarez-Connelly E, Eichenfield LF

Management of atopic dermatitis in the pediatric population.
Krakowski AC, Eichenfield LF, Dohil MA

Topical therapy in pediatric atopic dermatitis.
Krakowski AC, Dohil MA

Addison's disease, diffuse skin, and mucosal hyperpigmenation with subtle "flu-like" symptoms--a report of two cases.
Burk CJ, Ciocca G, Heath CR, Duarte A, Dohil M, Connelly EA

Safety of dermatologic drugs used in pregnant patients with psoriasis and other inflammatory skin diseases.
Lam J, Polifka JE, Dohil MA

SCALP syndrome: sebaceous nevus syndrome, CNS malformations, aplasia cutis congenita, limbal dermoid, and pigmented nevus (giant congenital melanocytic nevus) with neurocutaneous melanosis: a distinct syndromic entity.
Lam J, Dohil MA, Eichenfield LF, Cunningham BB

Multiple accessory tragi and hemifacial microsomia.
Lam J, Dohil M

Early stroke and cerebral vasculopathy in children with facial hemangiomas and PHACE association.
Drolet BA, Dohil M, Golomb MR, Wells R, Murowski L, Tamburro J, Sty J, Friedlander SF

The epidemiology of molluscum contagiosum in children.
Dohil MA, Lin P, Lee J, Lucky AW, Paller AS, Eichenfield LF

A treatment approach for atopic dermatitis.
Dohil MA, Eichenfield LF

The congenital lingual melanotic macule.
Dohil MA, Billman G, Pransky S, Eichenfield LF

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