The 2024 TIBI Laser clinic was a success

The Vascular Birthmarks Foundation is excited to announce that the TIBI Miami Free Laser Clinic with Dr. Ana Duarte was a success! The FREE vascular birthmarks laser clinic and conference was held at the Nicklaus Children’s Hospital on Friday, February 24, 2024.

VBF provided a total of 30 free services:
15 patients traveled from 8 states and 2 countries
15 free consultations
15 free laser treatments

Thank you to conference and clinic sponsor—The International Birthmark Institute (TIBI) at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital (NCH). TIBI is a comprehensive multi-specialty center of excellence for the evaluation and management of all birthmarks, with special expertise in vascular birthmarks or vascular anomalies in newborn babies and children, including hemangiomas and vascular malformations. Dr. Duarte is the Director of TIBI.

2024 Miami clinic group photo

Huge shoutout to VBF President & Founder Dr. Linda Rozell-Shannon, pictured here with Dr. Ana Duarte and her team from the Miami Nicklaus Children’s Hospital – Childrens Skin Center. A big thank you goes out to the amazing Dr. Ana Duarte and her team for hosting another amazing event.

Meric at the 2024 Miami clinic

Meric at the TIBI Miami Free Laser Clinic at the Miami Nicklaus Children’s Hospital – Childrens Skin Center. He received laser treatment on his port wine stain birthmark. Meric’s mommy is VBF Global Ambassador, Sheena Graham! They traveled from New York to attend!

collage of Dr Linda and patients at the 2024 Miami clinic

Dr. Linda with patients at the TIBI Miami Free Laser Clinic. Thank you, Dr. Linda, for your 30 years of service on behalf of families and individuals affected by a VBARS (vascular birthmarks, anomalies, and/or related syndromes).

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