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Sherrif F. Ibrahim, M.D., Ph.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 273-3810

Fax: (585) 334-5823

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Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Settings

Cancer, Dermatology


Dr. Ibrahim is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Dermatology. He completed his dermatology training at the University of Rochester and a fellowship in skin cancer surgery, laser surgery, and cosmetic dermatology at the University of California, San Francisco. His practice is focused on procedural and surgical dermatology including the management of skin cancer with Mohs surgery. Dr. Ibrahim sees patients at the Red Creek facility.

Professional Background

MD, University of Washington School of Medicine. Seattle, WA.
PhD, Molecular Biotechnology, Institute for Systems Biology at the University of Washington.
BS, Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA

Post-doctoral training and residency

Fellowship in Mohs surgery, facial reconstruction, laser surgery and cosmetic dermatology, University of California, San Francisco.

Dermatology Residency, University of Rochester School of Medicine.

Internship, Internal Medicine, University of Washington. Seattle, WA.


Dr. Sherrif Ibrahim has research interests in basic and translational research related to cutaneous oncology with specific focus on squamous cell carcinoma, basal cell carcinoma, Merkel cell carcinoma, non-invasive skin imaging, and skin cancer in organ transplant recipients.



  • Dermatology - American Board of Dermatology


MD, PhD | University of Washington School of Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2009 - 06/30/2010
Fellowship in Dermatology at University of California, San Francisco Medical Center

07/01/2006 - 06/30/2009
Residency in Dermatology at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/2005 - 06/30/2006
Internship in Internal Medicine at University of Washington Medical Center

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University of Rochester Faculty Teaching Award

Beutner Immunodermatology Laboratories
Location: Resident Scholar Award

American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Resident Scholarship Award
Sponsor: American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Preceptorship Program Award
Sponsor: American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

Winner, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Review Article Incentive Program
Sponsor: American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

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Journal Articles

Suozzi KC, Kibbi N, Lee KC, Worley B, Furlan KC, Kang BY, Ibrahim SA, Poon E, Alam M, , Harikumar V, Keimig EL, Alster TS, Bolotin D, Dover JS, Galadari H, Goodman GJ, Hexsel D, Kaminer MS, Kim JYS, Karen J, Lask G, Lewis AB, Maher IA, Paul BC, Negishi K, Touma DJ, Waldman A, Beer K, Bertucci V, Burgess CM, Casabona G, De Boulle KL, Fitzgerald R, Green JB, Goldman MP, Humphrey S, Ibrahim SF, Ibrahimi OA, Jagdeo J, Kim HS, Lawrence N, Marmur E, Matarasso SL, McDonald M, Obagi S, Ortiz AE, Philipp-Dormston WG, Rossi AM, Solish N, Taylor SC, Trindade de Almeida AR, Weinkle SH. "Development of Objective Structured Assessment of Technical Skills in Facial Cosmetic Procedures: Botulinum Toxin Neuromodulator and Soft Tissue Filler Injection." Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology.. 2021 Sep 6; Epub 2021 Sep 06.

Ching-Roa VD, Olson EM, Ibrahim SF, Torres R, Giacomelli MG. "Publisher Correction: Ultrahigh-speed point scanning two-photon microscopy using high dynamic range silicon photomultipliers." Scientific reports.. 2021 Apr 13; 11(1):8476. Epub 2021 Apr 13.

Worley B, Owen JL, Barker CA, Behshad R, Bichakjian CK, Bolotin D, Bordeaux JS, Bradshaw S, Cartee TV, Chandra S, Cho N, Choi J, Council ML, Eisen DB, Golda N, Huang CC, Ibrahim SF, Jiang SIB, Kim J, Lacutoure M, Lawrence N, Lee EH, Leitenberger JJ, Maher IA, Mann M, Minkis K, Mittal B, Nehal KS, Neuhaus I, Ozog DM, Petersen B, Samie F, Shin TM, Sobanko JF, Somani AK, Stebbins WG, Thomas JR, Thomas V, Tse D, Waldman A, Xu YG, Yu SS, Zeitouni NC, Ramsay T, Poon E, Murad A. "Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines for Microcystic Adnexal Carcinoma: Informed by a Systematic Review." JAMA dermatology.. 2019 Jul 3; Epub 2019 Jul 03.




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