Dr. Douglas Fife, M.D.

Professional Organization Memberships

  • American College of Mohs Surgery
  • American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • Las Vegas Dermatology Society

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Published Articles

Dr. Douglas Fife writes and/or contributes to publications in his areas of expertise.

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Commentary on a Canadian Study of the Use of the Use of Poly-L-Lactic Acid Dermal Implant

Dermatologic Surgery, Douglas J. Fife, MD, 

2015 by the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, Inc.


Axillary Granular Parakeratosis

Cutis, Channual J, Fife DJ, and Wu JJ, Cutis 2013 Aug;92(2):61, 65-66


Active Ascertainment of Recurrence Rate after Treatment of Primary Basal Cell Carcinoma

Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, Alam M, Desai S, Nodzenski M, Martini M, Fife D, Reed D, pirigyi M, Poon E, Hus J, Yoo S, and Bhatia A, 


Combining Techniques for Treating Acne Scars

Current Dermatology Reports, Douglas Fife & Christopher B. Zachary, 2012 Jun; 1(2): 82-88.


Alternative techniques for reduction of scar length during staged excision

Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, Douglas J. Fife, MD, and Murad Alam, MD, Oct 2011; 65(4):811-8.


Practical Evaluation and Management of Atrophic Acne Scars Tips for the General Dermatologist

The Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology, Douglas Fife, MD, 2011 Aug; 4(8): 50–57.


Prevention and Treatment of Procedure-associated Infection

Evidence Based Procedural Dermatology, Fife DJ, M Alam, Ed. Springer. 2011.


A Randomized, Controlled, Double-Blind Study of Light Emitting Diode Photomodulation for the Prevention of Radiation Dermatitis in Patients with Breast Cancer

Dermatologic Surgery, Fife D, Rayhan DH, Behnam S, Ortiz A, Elkeeb L, Aquina L, Roa E, Ransinghani N, Kuo J, Newcomb R, Zachary CB, and Kelly KM, Dec 2010: 1921-1927.


In situ photoimmunotherapy: a surgery- and limb-sparing approach to the treatment of cutaneous metastases in advanced melanoma.

Archives of Dermatology, St Pierre SA, Rommel J, Ciurea A, Fife D, 2010 Aug; 146(8): 831-4.


Laser Hair Removal

Office Cosmetic Procedures - A Practical Manual, Fife DJ, Rohrer TE, Sorin Eremia, MD Ed. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. In press, release date 1/31/2010.


Radiofrequency and Intense Pulsed Light for Skin Tightening Off the Face

Body Rejuvenation, Fife DJ, Petelin A, M Alam, Ed. Informa Healthcare, 2010.


Etanercept as prophylactic psoriatic therapy before interferon-a and ribavirin treatment for active hepatitis C infection

Clinical and Experimental Dermatology, S. E. Behnam, R. Hindiyeh, D. J. Fife, E. W. Jeffes III and J. J. Wu, 2009 Jul 29; 35, 397–398.


Sunitinib-induced hand–foot syndrome: a new, distinct form

Clinical and Experimental Dermatology, D. J. Fife, J. J. Wu, S. E. Behnam and K. G. Linden, 2009 Ma6 26; 35, 193–208.


Complications of Fractional CO2 Laser Resurfacing: Four Cases

Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, Douglas J. Fife, MD, Richard E. Fitzpatrick, MD, and Christopher B. Zachary, MBBS, FRCP, 2009 Mar; 41:179–184.


Delayed Pinpoint Purpura after Fractionated Carbon Dioxide Treatment in a Patient Taking Ibuprofen in the Postoperative Period

Dermatologic Surgery, Douglas J. Fife, MD Christopher B. Zachary, MBBS, FRCP, 2009 Mar; 35 (3). Epub 2009 Feb 22.


A Case of Basal Cell Carcinoma Arising in Bilateral Mastoidectomy Scars

Dermatologic Surgery, Soden CE Jr, Fife DJ, Miller A, 2009 Jan; 35 (1):135–8.


Unraveling the paradoxes of HIV-associated psoriasis: A review of T-cell subsets and cytokine profiles

Dermatology Online Journal, Douglas J Fife MD, Jeanette M Waller, Edward W Jeffes MD PhD, John YM Koo MD, 2007 Mar; 13(2): 4.


Basal Cell and Squamous Cell Carcinoma in Persons Younger Than 40 Years

The Journal of the American Medical Association, Jashin J. Wu, MD, Shahdad E. Behnam, MD, Douglas J. Fife, MD and David B. Huang, MD, PhD, MPH, (Reprinted) JAMA, January 18, 2006—Vol 295, No. 3 279.


Safety of Cyclosporine Treatment in Psoriasis Patients

Psoriasis Forum, Behnam SE, Fife D, Behnam SM, Koo J, 2004 Nov; 10(3):10.


Gender Differences in the Pharmacokinetics of Oral Dermatologic Medications

Journal of Toxicology - Cutaneous and Ocular Toxicology, Douglas J. Fife, B.S, and Howard I. Maibach, M.D., 2004; 23(3): 119–133.


Combining biologic therapies for psoriasis with other systemic agents: A review of safety data

Psoriasis Forum, Fife D, Behnam S, Koo J, 2003 Fall; 9(3):7-8.


Prenatal Education in Acapulco, Guerrero: A study of the sources of information regarding warning signs during pregnancy

Brigham Young University ORCA Journal, Fife D, Fox B, Javier GA, http://ucs.byu.edu/acadvp/orca/1998journal.pdf Sept 1999, 60-1.


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