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Kavitha K. Reddy, MD - Publications and Presentations

Dr. Kavitha K. Reddy's Original Publications
Reviews and Editorials
Publications and Textbook Chapters
Presentations at National Meetings
Poster Presentations

Dr. Kavitha K. Reddy's Original Publications

Reddy K, Farber M, Bhawan J, Geronemus R, Rogers GS. Outcomes of Biopsy and Excision of Atypical Nevi: Outcomes of Surgical Excision and Association with Melanoma. JAMA Dermatology, 2013 June.

Reddy K, Blei F, Brauer J, Waner M, Anolik R, Bernstein L, Brightman L, Karen J, Hale E, Weiss E, Geronemus R. Combination of Propranolol and Pulsed Dye Laser in Treatment of Infantile Hemangiomas. Dermatologic Surgery, 2013 March.

Reddy K, Brauer J, Idriss M, Anolik R, Bernstein L, Brightman L, Karen J, Hale E, Weiss E, Elston D, Geronemus R. Treatment of port-wine stains with a short pulse width Nd:YAG laser. Journal of Drugs in Dermatology. 2013 Jan; 12 (1): 66-71.

Reddy K, Brauer J, Anolik R, Bernstein L, Brightman L, Karen J, Hale E, Weiss E, Geronemus R. Topical perfluorodecalin reduces immediate whitening reactions and allows rapid effective multiple pass treatment of tattoos. Lasers in Surgery and Medicine. 2013 Feb; 45 (2): 76-80.

Weiss E, Brauer J, Anolik R, Reddy K, Karen J, Hale E, Brightman L, Bernstein L, Geronemus R. 1927-nm fractional resurfacing of facial actinic keratoses: A promising new therapeutic option. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, 2013 Jan; 68 (1): 98-102.

Brightman L, Brauer J, Terushkin V, Hunzeker C, Reddy K, Weiss E, Karen J, Hale E, Anolik R, Bernstein L, Geronemus RG. Ablative fractional resurfacing for involuted hemangioma residuum. Archives of Dermatology, 2012 Nov; 148 (11): 1294-8.

Brauer J, Reddy K, Anolik R, Bernstein L, Brightman L, Karen J, Hale E, Weiss E, Geronemus R. Successful and rapid treatment of blue and green tattoo pigment with a novel picosecond laser. Archives of Dermatology, 2012 Jul; 148 (7): 820-3.

Reddy K, Brauer J, Geronemus R. Evidence for fractional laser treatment in the improvement of cutaneous scars. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, 2012 Jun; 66 (6): 1005-6.

Reddy K, Brauer J, Anolik R, Bernstein L, Brightman L, Karen J, Hale E, Weiss E, Geronemus R. Calcium hydroxylapatite nodule resolution after fractional CO2 therapy. Archives of Dermatology. 2012 May; 148 (5): 634-6.

Reddy K, Hanke CW, Tierney EP. Malignancy arising within cutaneous tattoos: case of dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans and review of the literature. Journal of Drugs in Dermatology. 2011 Aug; 10 (8): 837-42.

Abbas O, Reddy K, Demierre MF, Blanchard R, Mahalingham M. Metastatic mucoepidermoid cancer with epidermotropism. American Journal of Dermatopathology. 2010 Jul; 32 (5): 505-8.

Reddy K, Hanke CW, Tierney EP. Rapid Wound Re-Epithelialization and Basal Cell Carcinoma Clearance After Mohs Micrographic Surgery with Postoperative Photodynamic Therapy. Journal of Drugs in Dermatology. 2010 Feb; 9 (2): 143-148.

Reddy K, Abbas O, Kurban A. Linear Hyperpigmented Papules on the Wrist of a Young Woman. Clinical and Experimental Dermatology. 2010 Dec; 35(8): 927-8.

Reddy K, Brightman L, Venna S. Pyoderma Gangrenosum with Pathergy in a Pregnant Patient Without Associated Systemic Disease. Cutis. 2008 Mar; 81 (3): 255-258

Reddy K, Bhawan J. Histologic Mimickers of Mycosis Fungoides. Journal of Cutaneous Pathology. 2007 Jul; 34 (7): 519-525.

Reddy K, Reddy K. Camp Discovery: Fifteen Magical Years. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 2007 Apr; 56 (4): 677-678.

Reddy K, Reddy K. Camp Discovery: A Place to Belong. Skin and Aging. March 2007.

Reddy K, Knox FS. Configuration of Anatomical and Seat Coordinate Axis Systems. Air Force Office of Scientific Research Literature. U.S. Air Force Office of Scientific Research, Washington D.C. August 1997.

Reddy K, Knox FS. Factors Influencing Injury Potential Associated with Emergency Egress. Air Force Office of Scientific Research Literature. U.S. Air Force Office of Scientific Research, Washington D.C. August 1998.

Reddy K, Brauer J, Anolik R, Bernstein L, Brightman L, Karen J, Hale E, Weiss E, Geronemus R. Nonablative 1927 nm fractional resurfacing for treatment of facial photopigmentation. Under Review.

Reviews and Editorials

Reddy K. Oral supplementation with Calcitriol, Calcidiol, Vitamin D3 or Moderate Sun Exposure?: Reply. Journal of Investigative Dermatology, 2013 May (AOP).

Reddy K. Vitamin D levels and basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, and melanoma risk. Journal of Investigative Dermatology, 2013 March; 133 (3): 589-92.

Reddy K, Gilchrest BA. The Molecular Basis of Cutaneous Aging. Expert Reviews of Dermatology. 2011; 6 (5): 525-536.

Reddy K, Gilchrest BA. Iatrogenic effects of photoprotection recommendations on skin cancer development, vitamin D levels, and general health. Clinics in Dermatology. 2011 Nov-Dec; 29 (6): 644-51.

Reddy K, Grossman L, Rogers GS. Complementary and Alternative Therapies in Dermatologic Surgery: Risks and Benefits. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 2011 Sept 2.

Reddy K, Gilchrest BA. Vitamin D Sufficiency Versus Sun Protection: Must We Choose? Dermatology Nursing. 2010 Dec; 22 (6): 2-9.

Reddy K, Gilchrest BA. What is All This Commotion About Vitamin D? Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 2010 Feb; 130(2): 321-326.

Publications and Textbook Chapters

Reddy K, Geronemus R. Laser Treatment of Cutaneous Vascular Lesions. Lasers and Light in Dermatology, Mc-Graw Hill. First edition, In press.

Reddy K, Geronemus R. Home and low level laser and light devices. Lasers and Light in Dermatology, Mc-Graw Hill. First edition, In press.

Reddy K, Brightman L. Devices for Improvement of Body Contour. Lasers and Light in Dermatology, Mc-Graw Hill. First edition, In press.

Reddy K, Brightman L. Cutaneous Resurfacing using Lasers and Radiofrequency Devices. Lasers and Light in Dermatology, Mc-Graw Hill. First edition, In press.

Brightman L, Reddy K, Tan T. Skin Resurfacing: Chemical Peels, Lasers and Energy Devices, and Mechanical Dermabrasion. Facial Surgery: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, First edition. Editors Mack Cheney and Tessa Hadlock, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary. In press.

Reddy K, Lenzy Y, Brown K, Gilchrest BA. Skin of Color: Influences on Skin Disease and Therapy. Fitzpatrick's Dermatology in General Medicine, Eighth edition.

Reddy K, Rogers G. Cutaneous Melanoma: Epidemiology, Classification, Staging, and Screening. Cutaneous Melanoma, First edition, In Press.

Presentations at National Meetings

Reddy K, Brauer J, Blei F, Anolik R, Bernstein L, Brightman L, Hale E, Karen J, Weiss E, Geronemus R. Combination Propranolol and Pulsed dye laser for infantile hemangiomas. American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery Annual Meeting, Kissimmee, Florida. April 2012. Abstract Lasers Surg Med 2012; 44(S24):3-4

Reddy K, Brauer J, Anolik R, Bernstein L, Brightman L, Hale E, Karen J, Weiss E, Geronemus R. Tattoo removal with multiple exposures using perfluorodecalin. American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery Annual Meeting, Kissimmee, Florida. April 2012.

Reddy K, Brauer J, Anolik R, Bernstein L, Brightman L, Hale E, Karen J, Weiss E, Geronemus R. High-power short-pulse width KTP laser in the treatment of port-wine stains. American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery Annual Meeting, Kissimmee, Florida. April 2012. Abstract Lasers Surg Med 2012; 44(S24):5-6

Brauer J, Reddy K, Anolik R, Bernstein L, Brightman L, Hale E, Karen J, Weiss E, Geronemus R. Increased Density Treatment with a combined microfocused ultrasound imaging and therapeutic system for lifting and tightening of the face and neck. American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery Annual Meeting, Kissimmee, Florida. April 2012. Abstract Lasers Surg Med 2012; 44(S24):13-14

Brauer J, Reddy K, Anolik R, Bernstein L, Brightman L, Hale E, Karen J, Weiss E, Geronemus R. Evaluation of a 755 nm picosecond laser for multicolored and recalcitrant tattoos. American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery Annual Meeting, Kissimmee, Florida. April 2012. Abstract Lasers Surg Med 2012; 44(S24):5-6

Brightman L, Brauer J, Geronemus R, Karen J, Hale E, Bernstein L, Weiss E, Anolik R, Reddy K.  3-Dimensional evaluation of a minimally invasive fractional bipolar radiofrequency device for lifting and volumizing of the face. American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery Annual Meeting, Kissimmee, Florida. April 2012. Abstract Lasers Surg Med. 2012; 44(S24):12-13.

Ovtcharov T, Martorano D, Ventura K, Zeppie M, Crum J, Brauer J, Reddy K, Geronemus R. Review of treatment options for scars utilizing lasers and related technologies. American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery Annual Meeting, Kissimmee, Florida. April 2012. Abstract Lasers Surg Med 2012; 44(S24):48-49

Ventura K, Martorano D, Ovtcharov T, Zeppie M, Crum J, Reddy K, Brauer J, Geronemus R. Non-invasive technologies for body contouring. American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery Annual Meeting, Kissimmee, Florida. April 2012. Abstract Lasers Surg Med 2012; 44(S24):49

Zeppie M, Ovtcharov T, Martorano D, Ventura K, Crum J, Reddy K, Jeremy Brauer, Geronemus R. A review of non-invasive options for facial and neck skin tightening. American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery Annual Meeting, Kissimmee, Florida. April 2012. Abstract Lasers Surg Med 2012; 44(S24):49

Reddy K, Brauer J, Geronemus R. Experience with Optical Coherence Tomography for Imaging of Cutaneous Vascular Lesions. American Optical Coherence Tomography Group, American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting. San Diego, CA. March 2012.

Reddy K, Farber M, Bhawan J, Rogers G. Atypical nevi: Outcomes of surgical excision and association with melanoma. American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Annual Meeting. Washington, D.C. November 2011.

Reddy K, Tierney E, Kimball AB, Hanke CW. Incremental Cost-Effectiveness Ratio Analysis of Non-Melanoma Skin Cancers Treated with Mohs Micrographic Surgery, Traditional Surgical Excision, and Excision with Intraoperative Frozen Sections. American College of Mohs Surgery Annual Meeting, New York, New York. May 2010.

Tierney E, Reddy K, Hanke CW. Methyl-Aminolevulinate Photodynamic Therapy for Patients with Nevoid Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome. American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery Annual Meeting, Phoenix, Arizona. April 2010.

Reddy K, Idriss S, Heinzelmann P, Kvedar JC. Telemedicine Approach to Diabetes Care: Potential Model for Developing Nations. American Telemedicine Association Annual Meeting, Nashville,Tennessee. May 2007.

Eller MS, Backvall H, Reddy K, Opresko P, Bohr V, Gilchrest BA. A Role for WRN in Generating Telomere-Based DNA Damage Responses. Abstract, Journal of Investigative Dermatology, April 2006. Society for Investigative Dermatology Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. May 2006.

Poster Presentations

Reddy K, Blei F, Waner M, Brauer J, Anolik R, Bernstein L, Brightman L, Hale E, Karen J, Weiss E, Geronemus R. Propranolol and Pulsed dye laser combination treatment of segmental facial infantile hemangiomas. International Society for Vascular Anomalies Annual Meeting, Malmo, Sweden, July 2012.

Reddy K, Brauer J, Anolik R, Bernstein L, Brightman L, Hale E, Karen J, Weiss E, Geronemus R.  Tattoo removal with repeated exposures in one session using perfluorodecalin. American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery Annual Meeting, Kissimee, Florida, April 2012.

Reddy K, Brauer J, Idriss M, Elston D, Anolik R, Bernstein L, Brightman L, Hale E, Karen J, Weiss E, Geronemus R. Combination Propranolol and Pulsed dye laser treatment of Infantile Hemangiomas. American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery Annual Meeting, Kissimee, Florida, April 2012.

Reddy K, Brauer J, Idriss M, Elston D, Anolik R, Bernstein L, Brightman L, Hale E, Karen J, Weiss E, Geronemus R. Treatment of Port Wine Stains with a Potassium Titanyl Phosphate laser. American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery Annual Meeting, Kissimee, Florida, April 2012.

Brauer J, Reddy K, Anolik R, Bernstein L, Brightman L, Hale E, Karen J, Weiss E, Geronemus R. Evaluation of a 755-nm picosecond laser for the treatment of multicolored and recalcitrant tattoos. American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery Annual Meeting, Florida, April 2012.

Tierney E, Reddy K, Hanke CW. Methyl-Aminolevulinate Photodynamic Therapy for Patients with Nevoid Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome. American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery Annual Meeting, Phoenix, Arizona. April 2010.

Reddy K, Hanke CW, Tierney E. Rapid Wound Re-Epithelialization and Basal Cell Carcinoma Clearance After Mohs Micrographic Surgery with Postoperative Photodynamic Therapy. Orlando Dermatology Aesthetic and Clinical Conference, Orlando, Florida. January 2010. Best Poster Award.

Reddy K, Konda S, Gilchrest BA. Annular Elastolytic Giant Cell Granuloma in a patient with Scleroderma. New England Dermatological Society Clinical Meeting, December 2009.

Reddy K, Konda S, Yaar M. Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia presenting as Recurrent Gastrointestinal Bleeding. New England Dermatological Society Clinical Meeting, December 2009.

Reddy K, Croke J. Laugier-Hunziker syndrome or Peutz-Jeghers syndrome. New England Dermatological Society Clinical Meeting, December 2008.

Reddy K, Ahmed A. Cicatricial Pemphigoid Treated with Rituximab. New England Dermatological Society Clinical Meeting, December 2008.

Eller MS, Backvall H, Reddy K, Opresko P, Bohr V, Gilchrest BA. A Role for WRN in Generating Telomere-Based DNA Damage Responses. Abstract, Journal of Investigative Dermatology, April 2006. Society for Investigative Dermatology Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. May 2006.

Reddy K, Zhao X, Spaanjard RA. Human Natural Killer-1 Sulfotransferase Promoter Analysis for Identification of Melanoma Retinoic Acid Receptor-Gamma Response Element. Evans Research Symposium Annual Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts. January 2004.

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