The Vascular Birthmarks Foundation

Dr. Linda Rozell-Shannon, PhD President and Founder

Contact Information:

Vascular Anomalies Center

Boston Children's Hospital

  • Internal Lesion and Surgical Debulking Expert
  • Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
  • Co-Director, Vascular Anomalies Center at Boston Children’s Hospital

Dr. Fishman is Board-Certified in Surgery and Pediatric Surgery. He is the Stuart and Jane Weitzman Family Chair in Surgery, Vice-Chair of Surgery for Clinical Operations, Co-Director of the Vascular Anomalies Center, President of the Physicians’ Organization, and Senior Vice-President for Access and Business Services at Boston Children’s Hospital. He is Professor of Surgery at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Fishman is past president of the International Society for the Study of Vascular Anomalies. He has authored over 200 articles and chapters, including the comprehensive reference text: Mulliken and Young’s Vascular Anomalies, 2nd Edition.

  • Birthmarks Types:

    Hemangioma, Venous Malformation, Lymphatic Malformation, Unknown / Not sure, Port Wine Stain, AVM, Combination, Other

  • Birthmark Syndromes:

    Sturge-Weber Syndrome, PHACES, CLOVES, Klippel-Trenaunay Syndrome, Unknown / Not Sure, Other

  • Practice Specialties:

    Surgery, Pediatrics

  • Procedures Offered:

    Surgery, Drug Management, Other