The Vascular Birthmarks Foundation Dr. Linda Rozell-Shannon, PhD President and Founder

Nicole was born on May 31, 2003. At 3 weeks old, we noticed a small scratch on her face, which we thought she’d done with…

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Because of you, vascular birthmarks, we know and remember: The feeling of seeing our newborn baby boy, Cole, with red/purple marks all over his body…

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There we were in Dr. Waner’s office in New York City looking at the photos in his books in the waiting room. It had been…

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It was a thrilling day in early April when Dr. Linda Rozell-Shannon, President and Founder of the Vascular Birthmarks Foundation (VBF), and two active duty…

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This Story of Hope highlights VBF’s very own “Ask the Laser Expert,” Dr. J. Stuart Nelson of the Beckman Laser Institute in Irvine, California. Dr. Nelson…

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VBF’s story began in 1994 when Dr. Linda Rozell-Shannon gave birth to her miracle daughter Christine. Though doctors had previously told Linda she could never have…

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As President of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) I have had the wonderful opportunity to work with Linda Rozell-Shannon, PhD for the past three…

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On Friday, October 10, 2014, the Vascular Birthmarks Foundation held a celebratory gala in commemoration of our 20 years of helping families affected by vascular…

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Dr. Linda Rozell-Shannon, President and Founder of VBF is thrilled to announce that a letter has been signed by the President of the American Academy…

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The Vascular Birthmarks Foundation is proud to announce the opening of the AVM Center of New York at Lenox Hill, a multidisciplinary treatment center for…

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