Jessica Sprague, M.D.




Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego

Medical Group / IPA

Rady Children's Specialists

Medical School

University of California Los Angeles-David Geffen School of Medicine


University of California Los Angeles


University of California Los Angeles


Rady Childrens Hospital-San Diego

Board Certifications





Dr. Jessica Sprague is a dermatologist at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego and an assistant clinical professor of dermatology at the University of California, San Diego.

Dr. Sprague completed her undergraduate education at Middlebury College, and received her Master of Science Degree in Physiology and Biophysics at Georgetown University. After graduating from the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles as a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, Dr. Sprague continued her Dermatology residency training at UCLA. She went on to complete her fellowship in pediatric dermatology at Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego.

Dr. Sprague is board certified in dermatology. She cares for patients with both routine and complex dermatologic conditions. Her clinical interests include dermatologic surgery, laser surgery, birthmarks, acne, atopic dermatitis (eczema), and other inflammatory and vascular skin disorders. She is also interested in medical education and has authored multiple journal articles and textbook chapters.

Dr. Sprague speaks English and Spanish.


On the effect of electronic patient portal on primary care utilization and appointment adherence.
Zhong X, Liang M, Sanchez R, Yu M, Budd PR, Sprague JL, Dewar MA

Comparison of Decision Tree and Logistic Regression Models for Utilization in Sexual Assault Kit Processing.
Wentzlof CA, Kerka JE, Albert JH, Sprague JE, Maddox LO

Practical Solutions for a Healthier Workforce.
Castrucci BC, Sprague JB

A review of the influence of functional group modifications to the core scaffold of synthetic cathinones on drug pharmacokinetics.
Calinski DM, Kisor DF, Sprague JE

Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura Associated with Pazopanib.
Syed U, Wahlberg KJ, Douce DR, Sprague JR

Primary cutaneous aspergillosis at the site of cyanoacrylate skin adhesive in a neonate.
Kusari A, Sprague J, Eichenfield LF, Matiz C, Barrio VR

Menstrual Dysfunction in Girls From the Treatment Options for Type 2 Diabetes in Adolescents and Youth (TODAY) Study.
Kelsey MM, Braffett BH, Geffner ME, Levitsky LL, Caprio S, McKay SV, Shah R, Sprague JE, Arslanian SA, TODAY Study Group.

Letter to the Editor-Elbow Grease and OxiCleanâ„¢ for Cleaning Fentanyl- and Acetylfentanyl-contaminated Surfaces.
Froelich NM, Sprague JE, Worst TJ

Statistical Modeling of the Case Information From the Ohio Attorney General's Sexual Assault Kit Testing Initiative.
Kerka JE, Heckman DJ, Albert JH, Sprague JE, Maddox LO

Impact of common clandestine structural modifications on synthetic cathinone "bath salt" pharmacokinetics.
Grecco GG, Kisor DF, Magura JS, Sprague JE

Raman Spectroscopic Signature Markers of Dopamine-Human Dopamine Transporter Interaction in Living Cells.
Silwal AP, Yadav R, Sprague JE, Lu HP

University students' attributions for abstinence from synthetic cannabinoids and synthetic cathinones.
Lauritsen KJ, Rosenberg H, Sprague JE

Potentiation of Ecstasy-induced hyperthermia and FAT/CD36 expression in chronically exercised animals.
Hrometz SL, Ebert JA, Grice KE, Nowinski SM, Mills EM, Myers BJ, Sprague JE

When Clinical Trial Participation Is Not an Option in the Era of Personalized Medicine: The Case of Two Patients.
Verschraegen CF, Rehman H, Pulluri B, DeKay J, Barry M, Folefac E, Dittus K, Holmes C, Sprague J, Ades S, Gibson PC

Cooling down the bath salts: Carvedilol attenuation of methylone and mephedrone mediated hyperthermia.
Zona LC, Grecco GG, Sprague JE

The complementary and divergent roles of uncoupling proteins 1 and 3 in thermoregulation.
Riley CL, Dao C, Kenaston MA, Muto L, Kohno S, Nowinski SM, Solmonson AD, Pfeiffer M, Sack MN, Lu Z, Fiermonte G, Sprague JE, Mills EM

The Pharmacology and Toxicology of the 'Holy Trinity'.
Horsfall JT, Sprague JE

The Most Profitable US Hospitals.
Bartels D, Hesch D, Sprague J

An Efficient, Robust Method for the Determination of Cannabinoids in Whole Blood by LC-MS-MS.
Tiscione NB, Miller R, Shan X, Sprague J, Yeatman DT

Birt-Hogg-Dubé Syndrome Presenting as a Nevus Comedonicus-Like Lesion in an 8-Year-Old Boy.
Sprague J, Landau JW

Promoting interprofessional collaboration in oncology through a teamwork skills simulation programme.
James TA, Page JS, Sprague J

Technical note: The effects of Bluestar(®) and luminol when used in conjunction with tetramethylbenzidine or phenolphthalein.
Luedeke M, Miller E, Sprague JE

Impact of Functional Group Modifications on Designer Phenethylamine Induced Hyperthermia.
Grecco GG, Sprague JE

Dissociations of the Fluocinolone Acetonide Implant: The Multicenter Uveitis Steroid Treatment (MUST) Trial and Follow-up Study.
Holbrook JT, Sugar EA, Burke AE, Vitale AT, Thorne JE, Davis JL, Jabs DA, Multicenter Uveitis Steroid Treatment (MUST) Trial Research Group.

Costs and Benefits of Underground Pupal Chambers Constructed by Insects: A Test Using Manduca sexta.
Sprague JC, Woods HA

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