Summer R. Youker, M.D.
Undergraduate Education: B.A., Austin College, Sherman, TX, Major: Biology, 9/1991-5/1994
Medical Education: M.D., with honors, University of Texas, San Antonio, TX, 8/1994-5/1998
Internal Medicine Internship: Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, 7/1998-6/1999
Dermatology Residency: Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State College of Medicine, Penn State College of Medicine, 7/1999-6/2002
Fellowship: UMass Medical Center, Mohs Micrographic Surgery, Worcester, MA, 7/2002-6/2003
Interests: Cutaneous oncology, Mohs Surgery, resident education
Board Certifications: American Board of Dermatology, 2002
Professional Memberships:Fellow of the American College of Mohs Surgery (ACMS), 2003-present
American Society of Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS), 2003-2010
Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), 1999-present
American Medical Association, 1998-present
Women in Dermatologic Surgery, 2003-present
International Transplant Skin Cancer Collaborative (ITSCC), 2003-present
Association of Academic Dermatologic Surgeons (AADS), 2003-present
Association of Professors of Dermatology, 2009-present
Academic And Hospital Appointments
Health Science Associate Clinical Professor
Department of Dermatology
University of California, Davis, 9/2008-present
Department of Otoloaryngology
University of California, Davis, 9/2010-present
Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology
St. Louis University Hospital
Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital
Des Peres Hospital, 7/2003-9/2008
Division of Dermatology Worcester
UMass Medical Center, 7/2002-6/2003
Peer Reviewed Publications
Butler S, Youker SR, Mandrell J, Flanagan K, Fosko SW. The importance of reviewing pathology specimens
before Mohs surgery. Dematol Surg. Accepted for publication June, 2008.
Youker SR, Harris-Ezell S. Surgical pearl: Mounting the debulk specimen with the first layer – a time-saver in the
Mohs unit. Dermatol Surg. 34(1):100-1, 2008 Jan.
Suneja T, Zelonis B, Hurley MY, Youker SR. Pruritic papules on the elbows: Elastosis Perforans Serpiginosa.
SKINmed: Dermatol Phys. 5:255-6, Sept Oct 2007.
Jones E, Youker SR, Fosko SW. A nasal trumpet orthosis to maintain nares opening during a melolabial
interpolation flap. Dermatol Surg 32(1):96-9, 2006 Jan.
Youker SR, Billingsley EM. Combined Merkel Cell Carcinoma and Atypical Fibroxanthoma.
J Cut Med Surg, 9(1):6-9, 2005 Jan
Youker SR, Andreozzi R, Appelbaum PC, Credito K, Miller JJ. White Piedra – further evidence for a synergistic infection.
J Am Acad Dermatol 49(4):746-9, Oct 2003.
Youker SR, Marks JG, Jr. Occupationally Induced Pyoderma Gangrenosum.
J Am Acad Dermatol 47(2):322-3, Aug 2002.
Youker SR, Ammirati CT. Practical aspects of laser safety. Facial Plastic Surgery, 17(3):155-163, Aug 2001.
To schedule an appointment and to see if Dr. Summer Youker is accepting new patients please call: (916) 734-6111.