Sacharitha Bowers, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Internal Medicine, Division of Dermatology
Internal Medicine

    About me

    Academic Interests: Diversity, inclusion, equity in our workforce and in clinical medicine, medical education, wellbeing

    Clinical Interests:  Inflammatory dermatoses, acne, psoriasis, and all other aspects of medical dermatology, nutrition supplementation and its impac on skin and skin disease

    Gender

    Female

    Education & training

    Positions
    Dermatologist
    Board Certifications
    Dermatology
    Medical School
    SIU School of Medicine, Springfield, IL - MD - 2004
    Undergraduate Degree
    University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, IL - BS - 1999
    Residency
    SIU School of Medicine, Springfield, IL - Internal Medicine; Dermatology - 2009

    Research

    Research Interests
    Diagnosis of hair, nail and skin diseases.

    Publications

    Warshaw EM, Lederle FA, Grill JP, Gravely AA, Bangerter AK, Fortier LA, Bohjanen KA, Chen K, Lee PK, Rabinovitz HS, Johr RH, Kaye VN, Bowers S, et al.  "Accuracy of Teledermatology for Pigmented Neoplasms." J Am Acad Dermatology 2009; 61(5): 753-765.

    Warshaw EM, Lederle FA, Grill JP, Gravely AA, Bangerter AK, Fortier LA, Bohjanen KA, Chen K, Lee PK, Rabinovitz HS, Johr RH, Kaye VN, Bowers S, et al.  "Accuracy of Teledermatology for Non-Pigmented Neoplasms." J Am Acad Dermatology 2009; 60(4): 579-588.

    Warshaw EM, Wohlhuter RJ, Liu A, Zeller SA, Wenner RA, Bowers S, et al.  “Results of a randomized, double-blind, vehicle-controlled efficacy trial of pimecrolimus cream 1% for the treatment of moderate to severe facial seborrheic dermatitis.” J Am Acad Dermatology 2007; 57: 257-64.

    Askari SK, Schram SE, Wenner RA, Bowers S, et al. “Prospective evaluation of prospectively collected presenting symptoms of biopsy-proven basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, melanoma, and seborrheic keratosis in an elderly male population.” J Am Acad Dermatology 2007; 56: 739-47.

    Bowers S, Warshaw EM. “Pityriasis Lichenoides and Its Subtypes.” (Feature CME Review Article) J Am Acad Dermatology 2006; 55: 557-72.