The Vascular Birthmarks Foundation

Dr. Linda Rozell-Shannon, PhD President and Founder

We are the 1 in 10 born with a vascular birthmark. 

With your help, we can reach every corner of the world this May with our message of acceptance and hope for our international vascular birthmarks community. Together, we can make a difference.


Read the TOP 10 FACTS for vascular birthmarks and syndromes. Then, download & share our facts sheets as we raise awareness through education to celebrate our VBF Month of Awareness this May.

1. Dr. Linda’s Vascular Birthmark Fact Sheet – ALL (pdf)

Download the VBF Vascular Birthmarks Fact Sheets

1. Port Wine Stain Fact Sheet (pdf)

2. Hemangioma Fact Sheet (pdf)

3. AVM Fact Sheet (pdf)

4.Venous Malformations Fact Sheet (pdf)

5. Sturge Weber Syndrome Fact Sheet (pdf)

6. CMTC Fact Sheet (pdf)

7. Lymphatic Malformations Fact Sheet (pdf)

8. KTS Fact Sheet (pdf)

9. PHACES Fact Sheet (pdf)


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