Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego

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Medical School

Baylor College of Medicine


Seattle Children's Hospital and Medical Center


Children's Hospital Seattle, University of Louisville School of Medicine


Medical College of Wisconsin

Board Certifications

Dermatology, Pediatric Dermatology




Dr. Victoria Barrio is a dermatologist at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego and a professor of dermatology and pediatrics at UC San Diego.

After completing her undergraduate education at Rice University, Dr. Barrio attended medical school at Baylor College of Medicine. She then completed her residency in pediatrics at the University of Washington and Seattle Children's Hospital and her residency in dermatology at the University of Louisville, where she served as chief resident in her last year. She went on to complete her fellowship in pediatric dermatology at the Medical College of Wisconsin and the Children's Hospital of Wisconsin.

Dr. Barrio is board certified in dermatology and pediatric dermatology. She has a strong interest in medical education and is a past recipient of the UC San Diego Dermatology Goltz Excellence in Teaching award, and is the Education Director for rotators in their pediatric dermatology clerkships.

Dr. Barrio enjoys spending time with family, the outdoors, traveling.



Congenital syphilis presenting with granulomatous scalp nodules.
Vuong C, Lie E, Ellington N, Moodley A, Hinds B, Barrio VR

Multicenter Study of Long-Term Outcomes and Quality of Life in PHACE Syndrome after Age 10.
Braun M, Frieden IJ, Siegel DH, George E, Hess CP, Fox CK, Chamlin SL, Drolet BA, Metry D, Pope E, Powell J, Holland K, Ulschmid C, Liang MG, Barry KK, Ho T, Cotter C, Baselga E, Bosquez D, Jain SN, Bui JK, Lara-Corrales I, Funk T, Small A, Baghoomian W, Yan AC, Treat JR, Hogrogian GS, Huang C, Haggstrom A, List M, McCuaig CC, Barrio V, Mancini AJ, Lawley LP, Grunnet-Satcher K, Horii KA, Newell B, Nopper A, Garzon MC, Scollan ME, Mathes EF

Photo- and Thermocatalytic CO(2) Methanation: A Comparison of Ni/Al(2)O(3) and Ni-Ce Hydrotalcite-Derived Materials under UV and Visible Light.
Canales R, Barrio VL

Eosinophilic cellulitis in response to BNT162b2 COVID-19 vaccination.
Ikediobi O, Eichenfield DZ, Barrio VR

Atypical keratosis pilaris-like lesions in a patient with Bethlem myopathy.
Lee SS, Hinds B, Sprague J, Barrio VR, Mancuso JB

Diffuse Geometric Erosions on the Skin of a Premature Infant, Fraternal Twin Unaffected.
Natsis N, Soeprono F, Nelson A, Barrio VR, Tom WL

Association of Demographic Factors and Infantile Hemangioma Characteristics With Risk of PHACE Syndrome.
Cotton CH, Ahluwalia J, Balkin DM, Frieden IJ, Haggstrom AN, Castelo-Soccio LA, Liy-Wong C, Pope E, Steiner JE, Siegel DH, Fernandez-Faith E, Morel KD, Lauren CT, Garzon MC, Mancini AJ, Chamlin SL, Tollefson MM, Liang MG, Delano S, Glick SA, Hogeling M, Barrio VR, PHACE Retrospective Study Group

Allergic contact dermatitis to immobilization mask used in radiation therapy.
Haddock EES, Barrio VR

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

Pediatric penile porokeratosis: A case report.
Bari O, Calame A, Marietti-Shepherd S, Barrio VR

Extensive orf infection in a toddler with associated id reaction.
Haddock ES, Cheng CE, Bradley JS, Hsu CH, Zhao H, Davidson WB, Barrio VR

Firm Erythematous Nodules in a Hospitalized Infant.
Ginsberg DN, Cheng CE, Barrio VR

Concurrent and longitudinal effects of maternal and paternal warmth on depression symptoms in children and adolescents.
Del Barrio V, Holgado-Tello FP, Carrasco MA

"EB, or Not EB?" Neonatal Desquamative Impetigo in a Degloving Pattern.
Nguyen TA, Wang AS, Eichenfield LF, Barrio V

Case 2: Zosteriform hypopigmented rash in a 13-year-old girl.
Maroñas-Jiménez L, Celano N, Barrio V

A geometric summertime rash.
Barrio V, Spring L, Pellman L

RASA1 mutations and associated phenotypes in 68 families with capillary malformation-arteriovenous malformation.
Revencu N, Boon LM, Mendola A, Cordisco MR, Dubois J, Clapuyt P, Hammer F, Amor DJ, Irvine AD, Baselga E, Dompmartin A, Syed S, Martin-Santiago A, Ades L, Collins F, Smith J, Sandaradura S, Barrio VR, Burrows PE, Blei F, Cozzolino M, Brunetti-Pierri N, Vicente A, Abramowicz M, Désir J, Vilain C, Chung WK, Wilson A, Gardiner CA, Dwight Y, Lord DJ, Fishman L, Cytrynbaum C, Chamlin S, Ghali F, Gilaberte Y, Joss S, Boente Mdel C, Léauté-Labrèze C, Delrue MA, Bayliss S, Martorell L, González-Enseñat MA, Mazereeuw-Hautier J, O'Donnell B, Bessis D, Pyeritz RE, Salhi A, Tan OT, Wargon O, Mulliken JB, Vikkula M

Evaluation and treatment of acne from infancy to preadolescence.
Admani S, Barrio VR

New insights into adolescent acne.
Tom WL, Barrio VR

Testing the hierarchical structure of the Children's Depression Inventory: a multigroup analysis.
García LF, Aluja A, Del Barrio V

Do parents and adolescents differ in their perceptions of rearing styles? Analysis of the EMBU versions for parents and adolescents.
Aluja A, del Barrio V, García LF

Comparison of several shortened versions of the EMBU: exploratory and confirmatory factor analyses.
Aluja A, Del Barrio V, García LF

Treatment of hemangiomas of infancy.
Barrio VR, Drolet BA

Nonhealing ulcer secondary to factor V Leiden mutation and cryofibrinogenemia.
Barrio VR, Sanfilippo AM, Malone JC, Callen JP

Bryant's Empathy Index for children and adolescents: psychometric properties in the Spanish language.
del Barrio V, Aluja A, García LF

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