Latanya T Benjamin

Dermatologist, Pediatric dermatologist

Clinical Assistant Professor, Dermatology Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics

Professional Education

Residency: Jackson Memorial Hospital (6/2008) FL

Residency: Jackson Memorial Hospital (6/2003) FL

Board Certification: Pediatric Dermatology, American Board of Dermatology (2010)

Board Certification: Dermatology, American Board of Dermatology (2010)

Fellowship: Northwestern Children's Memorial Hospital (6/2009) IL

Internship: Jackson Memorial Hospital (6/2002) FL

Medical Education: Drexel University College of MedicinePA

MD, MCP Hahnemann (Drexel) University, Medical Education (2001)

Residency, University of Miami, Pediatrics (2003)

Residency, University of Miami, Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery (2008)

Fellowship, Northwestern University, Pediatric Dermatology (2009)

Honors & Awards

Recognition of Service Excellence (R.O.S.E.) Award, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford (2010)

Administrative Appointments

Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology, Stanford University Hospital and Clinics Lucile Packard Children's Hospital (2009 - Present)

Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Stanford University Hospital and Clinics Lucile Packard Children's Hospital (2009 - Present)

An open-label study to evaluate sildenafil for the treatment of lymphatic malformations
Danial, C., Tichy, A. L., Tariq, U., Swetman, G. L., Khuu, P., & Lane, A. T. (2014). An open-label study to evaluate sildenafil for the treatment of lymphatic malformations. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF DERMATOLOGY, 70(6), 1050-1057.

Excess adiposity preceding pediatric psoriasis.
Becker, L., Tom, W. L., Eshagh, K., Benjamin, L. T., & Paller, A. S. (2014). Excess adiposity preceding pediatric psoriasis. JAMA dermatology, 150(5), 573-574.

Rapidly Involuting Congenital Hemangioma Associated with Profound, Transient Thrombocytopenia
Rangwala, S., Wysong, A., Tollefson, M. M., Khuu, P., Benjamin, L. T., & Bruckner, A. L. (2014). Rapidly Involuting Congenital Hemangioma Associated with Profound, Transient Thrombocytopenia. PEDIATRIC DERMATOLOGY, 31(3), 402-404.

Human Papilloma Virus is not Prevalent in Nevus Sebaceus
Kim, D., Benjamin, L. T., Sahoo, M. K., Kim, J., & Pinsky, B. A. (2014). Human Papilloma Virus is not Prevalent in Nevus Sebaceus. PEDIATRIC DERMATOLOGY, 31(3), 326-330.

Salivary Gland Choristoma (Heterotopic Salivary Gland Tissue) on the Anterior Chest Wall of a Newborn
Aby, J. L., Patel, M., Sundram, U., & Benjamin, L. T. (2014). Salivary Gland Choristoma (Heterotopic Salivary Gland Tissue) on the Anterior Chest Wall of a Newborn. PEDIATRIC DERMATOLOGY, 31(1), E36-E37.

Sudden Onset Vision Loss in an 8-year-old Female with McCune-Albright Syndrome
Kim, D., Wysong, A., Lai, J., Alcorn, D. M., & Benjamin, L. T. (2014). Sudden Onset Vision Loss in an 8-year-old Female with McCune-Albright Syndrome. PEDIATRIC DERMATOLOGY, 31(1), 80-82.

Salivary gland choristoma (heterotopic salivary gland tissue) on the anterior chest wall of a newborn.
Aby, J. L., Patel, M., Sundram, U., & Benjamin, L. T. (2014). Salivary gland choristoma (heterotopic salivary gland tissue) on the anterior chest wall of a newborn. Pediatric dermatology, 31(1), e36-7.

Birthmarks of medical significance in the neonate
Benjamin, L. T. (2013). Birthmarks of medical significance in the neonate. SEMINARS IN PERINATOLOGY, 37(1), 16-19.

Clear-Cell Papulosis: A Rare Entity That May Be Misconstrued Pathologically as Normal Skin
Wysong, A., Sundram, U., & Benjamin, L. (2012). Clear-Cell Papulosis: A Rare Entity That May Be Misconstrued Pathologically as Normal Skin. PEDIATRIC DERMATOLOGY, 29(2), 195-198.

Mosaic Activating RAS Mutations in Nevus Sebaceus and Nevus Sebaceus Syndrome
Sun BK, Saggini A, Sarin KY, Kim J, Benjamin L, & Khavari PA. (2012). Mosaic Activating RAS Mutations in Nevus Sebaceus and Nevus Sebaceus Syndrome. J Invest Dermatol, Epub(Oct 25).

Delineating Capillary Malformations in the Operating Suite Using White Eyeliner Pencil
O'Regan, G. M., & Benjamin, L. T. (2011). Delineating Capillary Malformations in the Operating Suite Using White Eyeliner Pencil. PEDIATRIC DERMATOLOGY, 28(6), 746-747.

Chronic rhinitis: a manifestation of leprosy.
Camacho, I. D., Burdick, A., Benjamin, L., & Casiano, R. (2011). Chronic rhinitis: a manifestation of leprosy. Ear, nose, & throat journal, 90(9), E1-3.

Congenital Epidermolysis Bullosa Acquisita Vertical Transfer of Maternal Autoantibody From Mother to Infant
Abrams, M. L., Smidt, A., Benjamin, L., Chen, M., Woodley, D., & Mancini, A. J. (2011). Congenital Epidermolysis Bullosa Acquisita Vertical Transfer of Maternal Autoantibody From Mother to Infant. ARCHIVES OF DERMATOLOGY, 147(3), 337-341.

Congenital epidermolysis bullosa acquisita: vertical transfer of maternal autoantibody from mother to infant
Abrams ML, Smidt A, Benjamin L, Chen M, Woodley D, & Mancini AJ. (2011). Congenital epidermolysis bullosa acquisita: vertical transfer of maternal autoantibody from mother to infant. Arch Dermatol, 147(3).

"Dermatology Quiz? CME article (Frey syndrome)
Mancini AJ, & Benjamin LT. (2008). "Dermatology Quiz? CME article (Frey syndrome). The Child?s Doctor Journal of Children?s Memorial Hospital, 26(1).

Distraction anesthesia for pediatric dermatology procedures
Burk, C. J., Benjamin, L. T., & Connelly, E. A. (2007). Distraction anesthesia for pediatric dermatology procedures. PEDIATRIC DERMATOLOGY, 24(4), 419-420.

Sun Safety Tips for Kids: What every parent ought to know.
Benjamin LT, & Sanders LM. (2007). Sun Safety Tips for Kids: What every parent ought to know. Teach More Love More Newsletter, 6(9).

Sun Protection in the Pediatric Patient
Benjamin LT, Alvarez Connelly E, Baumann L, & Schachner LA. (2006). Sun Protection in the Pediatric Patient. Current Pediatric Therapy -18th edition.

Infantile midline facial hemangioma with agenesis of the corpus callosum and sinus pericranii: Another face of the PHACE syndrome.
Drosou A, Benjamin LT, Linfante I, Mallin K, Trowers A, & Schachner LA. (2006). Infantile midline facial hemangioma with agenesis of the corpus callosum and sinus pericranii: Another face of the PHACE syndrome. J Am Acad Dermatol, 54(2).

Successful acne management in Apert syndrome twins
Benjamin, L. T., Trowers, A. B., & Schachner, L. A. (2005). Successful acne management in Apert syndrome twins. PEDIATRIC DERMATOLOGY, 22(6), 561-565.

Giant Aplasia Cutis Congenita without Associated Anomalies
Benjamin LT, Trowers AB, & Schachner LA. (2004). Giant Aplasia Cutis Congenita without Associated Anomalies. Pediatr Dermatol, 21(2).

Acne Pathogenesis
Benjamin LT, & Schachner LA. (2004). Acne Pathogenesis. The Clear Perspective: Managing Acne in the Primary Care Setting.