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Richard Sontheimer, MD

Richard Sontheimer, MD

Dermatology Salt Lake City, UT

Univ. of Utah Department of Dermatology

Office Address

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  • 50 N Medical Dr
    Salt Lake City, UT 84132
    Phone: (801) 587-6340
    Fax: (801) 587-6346

Dr. Sontheimer's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Dermatology: General Dermatology
  • Clinical Interests: Rheumatologic Skin Diseases; Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus; Dermatomyositis; Localized Scleroderma; Cutaneous Leukocytoclastic Vasculitis

Dr. Sontheimer's Education & Medical Training

  • University of Texas Southwestern/Parkland Health & Hospital SystemUniversity of Texas Southwestern/Parkland Health & Hospital SystemResidency, Dermatology
  • University of UtahUniversity of UtahResidency, Internal Medicine
  • University of UtahUniversity of UtahInternship, Transitional Year
  • U of TX SW Med Ctr at Dallas, Med SchUniversity of Texas Southwestern Medical SchoolMedical School

Dr. Sontheimer's Certifications & Licensure

  • UT State Medical LicenseUT State Medical LicenseActive through 2014
  • American Board of DermatologyAmerican Board of DermatologyDermatology, 1979
  • American Board of DermatologyAmerican Board of DermatologyDermatological Immunology/Diagnostic & Laboratory Immunology, 1985
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineInternal Medicine, 1976

Dr. Sontheimer's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • The American Society for Clinical InvestigationElected MemberThe American Society for Clinical Investigation, 1989
  • American Academy of DermatologyFellow (FAAD)American Academy of Dermatology
  • American College of RheumatologyFellow (FACR)American College of Rheumatology

Dr. Sontheimer's Publications & Presentations

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Grant Support

  • Mechanisms Of Cutaneous Injury In Lupus Erythematosus
    Mechanisms Of Cutaneous Injury In Lupus ErythematosusNational Institute Of Arthritis And Musculoskeletal And Skin Diseases
    1998 - 2001
  • Immunodermatology Fellowship Training Program
    Immunodermatology Fellowship Training ProgramNational Institute Of Arthritis And Musculoskeletal And Skin Diseases
    1990 - 1998
  • Mechanisms Of Cutaneous Injury In Lupus Erythematosus
    Mechanisms Of Cutaneous Injury In Lupus ErythematosusNational Institute Of Arthritis And Musculoskeletal And Skin Diseases
    1987 - 1991
  • Mechanisms Of Cutaneous Injury In Lupus Erythematosus
    Mechanisms Of Cutaneous Injury In Lupus ErythematosusNational Institute Of Arthritis And Musculoskeletal And Skin Diseases
    1986 - 1997
  • Mechanisms Of Cutaneous Injury In Lupus Erythematosus
    Mechanisms Of Cutaneous Injury In Lupus ErythematosusNat Inst Of Arthritis, Diabetes, Digestive &Kidney Diseases
    1985 - 1985

Dr. Sontheimer's Professional Memberships

  • FellowAmerican Academy of Dermatology - AADFellow
  • FellowAmerican College of Rheumatology - ACRFellow

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Altius Provider Directory
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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