Robin Gehris, MD

Robin Gehris, MD

Dermatology Wexford, PA

Chief, Pediatric Derm Surgery; Medical Director, Pediatric TeleDerm; Fellowship Program Director

Office Address

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  • 11279 Perry Hwy
    Ste 108
    Wexford, PA 15090
    Phone: (724) 933-9190
    Fax: (724) 933-9194

Dr. Gehris's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Dermatology: Pediatric

Dr. Gehris's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Clinical Assistant ProfessorChildren’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
    Pittsburgh, PA
    Chief, Pediatric Dermatologic Surgery (2007-present); Director (2012-present)
  • PediatricianPediatric Associates
    Newark, DE
  • InstructorUniversity of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
    Pittsburgh, PA

Dr. Gehris's Education & Medical Training

  • University of Pittsburgh Medical CenterUniversity of Pittsburgh Medical CenterFellowship, Pediatric Dermatology
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical CenterUniversity of Pittsburgh Medical CenterResidency, Dermatology
  • Children's Hospital - PittsburghChildren's Hospital - PittsburghChief Residency, Pediatrics
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical CenterUniversity of Pittsburgh Medical CenterResidency, Pediatrics
  • U of Pittsburgh Sch of MedUniversity of Pittsburgh School of MedicineMedical School
  • Duke UniversityDuke UniversityOther Training, BS, Psychology, Cum Laude

Dr. Gehris's Certifications & Licensure

  • OH State Medical LicenseOH State Medical License2013 - 2015
  • DE State Medical LicenseDE State Medical License2013 - 2015
  • WV State Medical LicenseWV State Medical License2011 - 2014
  • PA State Medical LicensePA State Medical License2000 - 2014
  • American Board of DermatologyAmerican Board of DermatologyDermatology, 2005
  • American Board of DermatologyAmerican Board of DermatologyPediatric Dermatology, 2006
  • American Board of PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsPediatrics, 2001

Dr. Gehris's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • University of Pittsburgh School of MedicineFaculty RecognitionUniversity of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 2006
  • Child Psychiatry, Behavioral MedicineHonors in PediatricsChild Psychiatry, Behavioral Medicine, 1997
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Dr. Gehris's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Sinus Pericranii: A Case Report.Lin R, Jankowitz B, Gehris R et al, J Pediatric Neurology. 2011; 1(1)
  • Lymphangioma Circumscriptum.Chabra I, Edinger J, Ho J, Gehris R, UPMC Dermatopathology Case of the Month
  • Can You Distinguish Among These Diaper Dermatoses?Kress, DW, Gehris RP, Consultant for Pediatricians. 2010; 9(6) Suppl
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Books/Book Chapters

  • Atlas of Pediatric Physical Diagnosis.Chapter: Dermatology
    Robin G
    Editors: Zitelli BJ.Mosby, Philadelphia
    Edition 6,
  • Atlas of Pediatric Physical Diagnosis.Chapter: Dermatology
    Robin G
    Editors: Zitelli BJ, Davis HW.Mosby, Philadelphia
    Edition 5,
  • General Dermatology: Requisites in Dermatology.Chapter: GenodermatosesPage 277 - 296
    Gehris RP and Ferris LK
    Editors: Kathryn Schwarzenberger, Andrew Eugene Werchniak, MD and Christine Ko.Elsevier, London


  • Current Treatment for Infantile Hemangiomas: Selection Criteria, Safety and Outcomes Using Oral Propranolol.Geisler, S, MacIsaac ZM, Gehris RG, Mehta D, Grunwald LJ, 29th Annual Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgery in Boston, Massachusetts
  • PHACES Syndrome: A Case Presentation and Update on Diagnostic Criteria and Current Management.Prather HB, Heinsich S, Geisler S, Grunwaldt LJ, Gehris RG, Pennsylvania Academy of Dermatology 45th Annual Meeting in Bedford Springs, MA
  • Acquired Reactive Perforating Collagenosis in a Patient with Crohns Disease on Infliximab.Safo P, Ho J, Gehris R, Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology, San Diego, CA
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  • Updates on Acne and Atopic Dermatitis.Pediatric Residency Conference, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome, a Clinicopathologic Conference.Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Pediatric Grand Rounds, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Hot Cases in Pediatric Dermatology.Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship Conference, Pittsburgh, PA
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  • Pediatric Teledermatology: Improving Access in an Academic Children’s Hospital.Gehris RP, American Telemedicine Association Website Case Study
  • How to Handle Bad Poison Ivy.Gehris RP, WTAE Pittsburgh
  • Lyme Disease Becoming More Common Here.Gehris RP, KDKA Pittsburgh
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Dr. Gehris's Professional Memberships

  • FellowAmerican Academy of Dermatology - AADFellow

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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