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

Allie Kestner & her family hosted VBF BFLO, a fundraising event in Buffalo, NY, on Saturday, October 6, 2018, which raised almost $3,000 for the Vascular…

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Cutis marmorata telangiectatica congenita (CMTC) “Today is a bad pain day, and I am at my wits end.” Lynn explains, one particularly difficult day. “Those who…

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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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Publishing Staff Publisher Travis Hayden, MPAS, PA-C Managing Editor Jennifer M. Hayden, M.Ed Art Director Angela Simiele Website Design Terry Scanlon SALES Office Physician Assistant…

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Let me take you back... Back to my childhood when all was lost and time seemed to never move. I was born in New Hampshire,…

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