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Joanna M. Burch, MD

Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Pediatrics


 

Director, Regional Epidermolysis Bullosa Clinic
Anschutz Cancer Pavilion, Fitzsimons

Contact
   Phone: 720-777-1234 (TBD)
   E-mail: (TBD)

Affiliations
Section of Dermatology, Department of Pediatrics
Children's Hospital Colorado

Certifications
Pediatrics, Dermatology

Joanna M. Burch, MD, earned her medical degree from the University of South Florida in 1995 and completed her pediatric residency at University of Colorado School of Medicine in 1998. During her training, Dr. Burch developed an interest in skin disease, and after working for Kaiser Permanente for a year as a pediatrician, she returned to the University of Colorado to pursue both a dermatology residency, which she completed in 2002, and a fellowship in pediatric dermatology/dermatologic surgery, which she completed in 2003. She joined the faculty of the Children's Hospital Colorado and the University of Colorado School of Medicine Departments of Dermatology and Pediatrics in 2003. Dr. Burch serves as the Director of the Regional Epidermolysis Bullosa Clinic, which is located in the Anschutz Cancer Pavilion at the Fitzsimons campus.

Dr. Burch is developing clinical and research expertise in laser and surgery, and her area of clinical and research interest is congenital nevi.

Dr. Burch was honored with the Golden Apple Resident Teaching Award in 2000 and 2001 by students at the University of Colorado School of Medicine; and in 2002, she received a Women's Dermatologic Society Mentorship Grant.

  • 5280 Magazine's Top Doctors in Denver, 2007-present
  • Morelli JG, Burch JM. Skin. In: Hay WW Jr, Levin MJ, Sondheimer JM, Deterding RR, editors. Current pediatric diagnosis and treatment. 19th ed. New York: McGraw Hill; 2009.

  • Tauscher A, Burch JM. Picture of the month-quiz case. Diagnosis: Meyerson phenomenon within a congenital melanocytic nevus. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2007 May;161(5):471-2. [PMID: 17485623]

  • Cothren CC, Moore EE, Ray CE Jr, Johnson JL, Moore JB, Burch JM. Cervical spine fracture patterns mandating screening to rule out blunt cerebrovascular injury. Surgery. 2007 Jan;141(1):76-82. [PMID: 17188170]

  • Cothren CC, Moore EE, Zent RM, Burch JM. Blunt vertebral artery injury leading to cervical fracture diagnosis. J Trauma. 2007 Jan;62(1):262. [PMID: 16983292]

  • Burch JM, Aeling JL. Acne and acneiform eruptions. In: Fitzpatrick JE, Morelli JG, editors. Dermatology secrets. 3rd ed. Philadelphia: Hanley & Belfus Inc; 2007.

  • Morelli JG, Burch JM. Skin. In: Hay WW Jr, Levin MJ, Sondheimer JM, Deterding RR, editors. Current pediatrics diagnosis and treatment. 18th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill; 2007.

  • Burch JM, Fassihi H, Jones CA, Mengshol SC, Fitzpatrick JE, McGrath JA. Kindler syndrome: a new mutation and new diagnostic possibilities. Arch Dermatol. 2006 May;142(5):620-4. [PMID: 16702500]

  • Ciesla DJ, Moore EE, Cothren CC, Johnson JL, Burch JM. Has the trauma surgeon become house staff for the surgical subspecialist? Am J Surg. 2006 Dec;192(6):732-7. [PMID: 17161084]

  • Ciesla DJ, Moore EE, Johnson JL, Cothren CC, Banerjee A, Burch JM, Sauaia A. Decreased progression of postinjury lung dysfunction to the acute respiratory distress syndrome and multiple organ failure. Surgery. 2006 Oct;140(4):640-7; discussion 647-8. [PMID: 17011912]

  • Cothren CC, Moore EE, Johnson JL, Moore JB, Burch JM. One hundred percent fascial approximation with sequential abdominal closure of the open abdomen. Am J Surg. 2006 Aug;192(2):238-42. [PMID: 16860637]

  • Sheppard FR, Cothren CC, Moore EE, Orfanakis A, Ciesla DJ, Johnson JL, Burch JM. Emergency department resuscitative thoracotomy for nontorso injuries. Surgery. 2006 Apr;139(4):574-6. [PMID: 16627069]

  • Burch J, Weston W. Serious drug rashes in children. Adv Pediatr. 2005;52:207-22. [PMID: 16124342]

  • Weston WL, Burch JM. Contact dermatitis. In: Pueyo S, Valverde R, editors. Neonatal dermatology. Buenos Aires: InterAmerica; 2005.

  • Weston WL, Burch JM. Diaper dermatitis. In: Pueyo S, Valverde R, editors. Neonatal dermatology. Buenos Aires: InterAmerica; 2005.