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Anita Haggstrom, MD

Specialty: Dermatology 


 Medical School: University of Nebraska Medical Center

 

Residency: Medical College of Wisconsin          

 

 Fellowship:  University of California San Francisco 

 

Dr. Haggstrom completed a pediatric dermatology fellowship at the University of California, San Francisco. Dr. Haggstrom is board certified in dermatology and pediatric dermatology and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. After her fellowship, she practiced in Washington D.C. for two years before joining the faculty at Indiana University in 2006. She is currently the Director of Pediatric Dermatology and the Multidisciplinary Vascular Anomalies Clinic and is the Program Director for the Dermatology Residency Program at Indiana University.  She is the president of the Hemangioma Investigator Group which is an international collaborative group dedicated to improving care for patients with infantile hemangioma through research, advocacy and education efforts. She is a member of the Society of Pediatric Dermatology and a co-leader of the Birthmarks research group of the Pediatric Dermatology Research Alliance (PeDRA). Her clinical interests are in pediatric dermatology and she specializes in vascular birthmarks and their medical and laser treatments. 

 

Clinical Interests

General pediatric dermatology

Vascular birthmarks including infantile hemangioma, venous malformations, lymphatic malformations and other vascular tumors and malformations

Genetic skin disease

Neonatal skin disease


Affiliations

IU Health Physicians

Riley Childrens Hospital Physicians

Eskenazi Health

 

Hospitals

IU Health University

Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health

IU Health Methodist

Sidney & Lois Eskenazi Hospital

 

Practice Locations

IU Locations Adult Outpatient Center

Springmill Clinic

Riley Hospital

Sidney & Lois Eskenazi Hospital

 

Accepting New Patients

Yes

-Infantile Hemangioma

-PHACE Syndrome

  • Nijhawan A, Baselga E, Gonzalez-Ensenat MA, Vicente A, Southern JF, Camitta, BM, Esterly NB, Drolet BA. Vesiculopustular Eruptions in Down Syndrome Neonates with Myeloproliferative Disorders. Archives of Dermatology.  2001;137:760-763.
  • Morrell DS, Challgren E, Nijhawan A, Olson J, Laumann A, Medenica M, Spencer C, Esterly NB. Two cases for diagnosis: asymmetric childhood scleredema or stiff skin syndrome? Pediatr Dermatol. 2003 Jul-Aug; 20(4):350-5.
  • Frieden IJ, Haggstrom AN, McCulloch C, Drolet B, Esterly NB, Garzon MC, Lucky AW, Baselga E, Friedlander SF. Combined antiretroviral therapy during pregnancy and risk of congenital malformations. JAMA. 2004 Apr 28;291(16):1961-2.
  • Mathes E, Haggstrom AN, Dowd D, Hoffman W, Frieden IJ. Clinical Characteristics and Management of Vascular Anomalies: Findings of a Multidisciplinary Vascular Anomalies Clinic. Arch Dermatol 2004 Aug;140(8):979-83.
  • Frieden IJ, Haggstrom AN, Drolet BA, et al. Infantile hemangiomas: current knowledge, future directions. Proceedings of a research workshop on infantile hemangiomas, April 7-9, 2005, Bethesda, Maryland, USA.  Pediatr Dermatol. 2005 Sep-Oct;22(5):383-406. Pediatric Dermatology. 2005 22(5):383-406.
  • Slavotinek AM, Tanaka J, Winder A, Vargervik K, Haggstrom AN, Bamshad M. Acro-dermato-ungual-lacrimal-tooth (ADULT) syndrome: report of a child with phenotypic overlap with ulnar-mammary syndrome and a new mutation in TP63. Am J Med Genet A. 2005 Oct 1;138(2):146-9.
  • Haggstrom AN, Lammer EJ, Schneider RA, Marcucio R, Frieden IJ.  Patterns of infantile hemangiomas:  New clues to hemangioma pathogenesis and embryonic facial development. Pediatrics. 2006 Mar;117(3):698-703.
  • Metry DW, Haggstrom AN, Drolet BA, et al. A prospective study of PHACE syndrome in infantile hemangiomas: demographic features, clinical findings, and complications.
    Am J Med Genet. 2006 May 1;140(9):975-86.
  • Haggstrom AN, Drolet BA, Baselga E, et al.  Prospective study of infantile hemangiomas: clinical characteristics predicting complications and treatment.  Pediatrics. 2006 Sep;118(3):882-7.
  • Haggstrom AN, Drolet BA, Baselga E, et al. Prospective study of infantile hemangiomas: demographic, prenatal and perinatal characteristics.  J Pediatrics 2007 Mar;150(3):291-4.
  • Minzer-Conzetti KE, Garson MC, Haggstrom AN, et al. Information about Infantile Hemangiomas on the Internet: How Accurate is It?  J Am Acad Dermatol. 2007 Dec;57(6):998-1004.
  • Chamlin SL, Haggstrom AN, Drolet BA, Baselga E, Frieden IJ, Garzon MC, Horii KA, Lucky AW, Metry DW, Newell B, Nopper AJ, Mancini AJ. A Multicenter prospective study of ulcerated hemangiomas. J Pediatr. 2007 Dec;151(6):684-9, 689.
  • Haggstrom AN, Frieden IJ. Segmental hemangioma: an important clinical term.  Am J Med Genet A. 2008 Mar 1;146(5):670-1.
  • Chang LC, Haggstrom AN, Drolet BA, Baselga E, Chamlin SL, Garzon MC, Horii KA, Lucky AW, Mancini AJ, Metry DW, Nopper AJ, Frieden IJ; Hemangioma Investigator Group. Growth characteristics of infantile hemangiomas: implications for management.  Pediatrics. 2008 Aug;122(2):360-7.*
  • Garzon MC, Drolet BA, Baselga E, Chamlin SL, Haggstrom AN, Horii K, Lucky AW, Mancini AJ, Metry DW, Nopper AJ, Frieden IJ; Hemangioma Investigator Group. Comparison of Infantile hemangiomas in preterm and term infants: a prospective study. Arch Dermatol. 2008 Sept;144(9):1231-2. *
  • Ramolia BS, Treadwell P, Haggstrom AN. Speckled Lentiginous Nevus Syndrome Associated with Musculoskeletal Abnormalities. Pediatr Dermatol. 2009 May-Jun;26(3):298-301.
  • Metry DW, Garzon MC, Drolet BA, Frommelt P, Haggstrom A, Hall J, Hess CP, Heyer GL, Siegel D, Baselga E, Katowitz W, Levy ML, Mancini A, Maronn ML, Phung T, Pope E, Sun G, Frieden IJ. PHACE syndrome: current knowledge, future directions. Pediatr Dermatol. 2009 Jul-Aug;26(4):381-98.
  • Metry D, Heyer G, Hess C, Garzon M, Haggstrom A, Frommelt P, Adams D, Siegel D, Hall K, Powell J, Frieden I, Drolet B; PHACE Syndrome Research Conference.Consensus Statement on Diagnostic Criteria for PHACE Syndrome. Pediatrics. 2009 Nov;124(5):1447-56. Epub 2009 Oct 26.
  • Travers JB, Kozman A, Mousdicas N, Saha C, Landis M, Al-Hassani M, Yao W, Yao Y, Hyatt AM, Sheehan MP, Haggstrom AN, Kaplan MH. Infected atopic dermatitis lesions contain pharmacologic amounts of lipoteichoic acid.J Allergy ClinImmunol. 2010 Jan;125(1):146-52.e1-2. Horii KA, Drolet BA, Baselga E, Frieden IJ, Metry DW, Morel KD, Newell BD, Nopper AJ, Garzon MC; Hemangioma Investigator Group. Risk of hepatic hemangiomas in infants with large hemangiomas. Arch Dermatol. 2010 Feb;146(2):201-3. No abstract available. Haggstrom AN, Garzon MC, Baselga E, Chamlin S, Frieden IJ, Holland K, Maguiness S, Mancini A, McCuaig C, Metry D, Morel K, Powell J, Perkins S, Siegel D, Drolet B. Prospective Multicenter Study Examining the Risk for PHACE Syndrome in Infants with Large Facial Hemangiomas. Pediatrics. 2010 Aug;126(2):e418-26.
  • Drolet BA, Chamlin SL, Garzon MC, Adams D, Baselga E, Haggstrom AN, Holland KE, Horii KA, Juern A, Lucky AW, Mancini AJ, McCuaig C, Metry DW, Morel KD, Newell BD, Nopper AJ, Powell J, Frieden IJ. Prospective study of spinal anomalies in children with infantile hemangiomas of the lumbosacral skin. J Pediatr. 2010 Nov;157(5):789-94.
  • Hess CP, Fullerton HJ, Metry DW, Drolet BA, Siegel DH, Auguste KI, Gupta N, Haggstrom AN, Dowd CF, Frieden IJ, Barkovich AJ. Cervical and Intracranial Arterial Anomalies in 70 Patients with PHACE Syndrome. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2010 Nov;31(10):1980-6.
  • Drolet BA, Chamlin SL, Garzon MC, Adams D, Baselga E, Haggstrom AN, Holland KE, Horii KA, Juern A, Lucky AW, Mancini AJ, McCuaig C, Metry DW, Morel KD, Newell BD, Nopper AJ, Powell J, Frieden IJ Prospective study of spinal anomalies in children with infantile hemangiomas of the lumbosacral skin. J Pediatr. 2010 Nov;157(5):789-94.
  • Horii KA, Drolet BA, Frieden IJ, Baselga E, Chamlin SL, Haggstrom AN, Holland KE, Mancini AJ, McCuaig CC, Metry DW, Morel KD, Newell BD, Nopper AJ, Powell J, Garzon MC; Hemangioma Investigator Group. Prospective study of the frequency of hepatic hemangiomas in infants with multiple cutaneous infantile hemangiomas. PediatrDermatol. 2011 May-Jun;28(3):245-53.
  • Haggstrom AN, Skillman S, Garzon MC, Drolet BA, Holland K, Matt B, McCuaig C, Metry DW, Morel K, Powell J, Frieden IJ. Clinical spectrum and risk of PHACE syndrome in cutaneous and airway hemangiomas. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2011 Jul;137(7):680-7.
  • McCammack E, Haggstrom AN. Cutaneous manifestations of connective tissue disease. Adolesc Med State Art Rev. 2011 Apr;22(1):35-53.
  • Travers JB, Kozman A, Yao Y, Ming W, Yao W, Turner MJ, Kaplan MH, Mousdicas N, Haggstrom AN, Saha C. Treatment Outcomes of Secondarily Impetiginized Pediatric Atopic Dermatitis Lesions and the Role of Oral Antibiotics. PediatrDermatol. 2011 Dec 9.
  • Haggstrom AN, Beaumont JL, Lai JS, Adams DM, Drolet BA, Frieden IJ, Garzon MC, Holland KE, Horii KA, Lucky AW, Mancini AJ, Metry DW, Morel KD, Newell BD, Nopper AJ, Siegel D, Swigonski NL, Cella D, Chamlin SL. Measuring the severity of infantile hemangiomas: instrument development and reliability. Arch Dermatol. 2012 Feb;148(2):197-202.
  • Johnson JL, West DA, Haggstrom AN. Pyoderma Gangrenosum Associated with an Aseptic Splenic Abscess in a Patient with Neurofibromatosis. Pediatr Dermatol. 2013 Mar 28.
  • Haggstrom AN, Wolverton SE. Topical rapamycin. JAMA Dermatol. 2013 Feb;149(2):203.
  • Ezra N, Haggstrom A. Congenital agminated segmental nevi of the chest. Dermatol Online J. 2013 Sep 14;19(9):19626.
  • Drolet BA, Frommelt PC, Chamlin SL, Haggstrom A, Bauman NM, Chiu YE, Chun RH, Garzon MC, Holland KE, Liberman L, MacLellan-Tobert S, Mancini AJ, Metry D, Puttgen KB, Seefeldt M, Sidbury R, Ward KM, Blei F, Baselga E, Cassidy L, Darrow DH, Joachim S, Kwon EK, Martin K, Perkins J, Siegel DH, Boucek RJ, Frieden IJ. Initiation and use of propranolol for infantile hemangioma: report of a consensus conference. Pediatrics. 2013 Jan;131(1):128-40.
  • Gordon S, Styron BT, Haggstrom A. Pediatric segmental eccrine spiradenomas: a case report and review of the literature. Pediatr Dermatol. 2013 Nov-Dec;30(6):e285-6.
  • Lee PW, Frieden IJ, Streicher JL, McCalmont T, Haggstrom AN. Characteristics of noninvoluting congenital hemangioma: A retrospective review. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2014 May;70(5):899-903.
  • Weitz BA, Bayer ML, Baselga E, Torres M, Siegel D, Drolet BA, Frieden IJ, Haggstrom AN. The “Biker Glove” Pattern of Segmental Infantile Hemangiomas on the Hands and Feet. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2014 Sep;71(3):542-7.
  • Chamlin SL, Mancini AJ, Lai JS, Beaumont JL, Cella D, Adams D, Drolet BA, Baselga E, Frieden IJ, Garzon MC, Holland K, Horii KA, Lucky A, McCuaig C, Metry D, Morel K, Newell BD, Nopper AJ, Powell J, Siegel D, Haggstrom AN. Development and Validation of a Quality-of-Life Instrument for Infantile Hemangiomas. (in press Journal of Investigative Dermatology)

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