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Toby Maurer, M.D.

Dermatologist

Dr. Toby Maurer is a dermatologist at the UCSF Lakeshore Family Medicine Center. She is an expert in HIV dermatology and infectious diseases and an international lecturer and researcher in this field.

Maurer earned a medical degree at the University of Calgary in 1987. She completed residencies in family practice and dermatology and two fellowships in HIV medicine at UCSF. In her research, she is studying Kaposis sarcoma and teledermatology, which uses computer and video technology to diagnosis dermatologic conditions. She also has set up HIV dermatologic services and research in Uganda and Kenya. She is an associate professor at UCSF in Dermatology and chief of Dermatology at San Francisco General Hospital.

Clinics

Family Medicine Center at Lakeshore
1569 Sloat Blvd., Suite 333
San Francisco, CA 94132
New Patient Appointments:
(844) 727-8273 (PCP-UCSF)
Phone: (415) 353-9339
Fax: (415) 353-3450

Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

(second and fourth Wednesday of the month, open 9:30 a.m.)

Conditions & Treatments

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Additional Languages

French

Education

University of Calgary 1987

Residencies

UCSF, Family Practice 1990

Fellowships

UCSF, Dermatology 1994

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Chua SL, Amerson EH, Leslie KS, McCalmont TH, Leboit PE, Martin JN, Bangsberg D, Maurer TA. Factors associated with pruritic papular eruption of human immunodeficiency virus infection in the antiretroviral therapy era. Br J Dermatol. 2014 Apr; 170(4):832-9.
  2. Liu C, Wang C, Glesby MJ, D'souza G, French A, Minkoff H, Maurer T, Karim R, Young M. Effects of highly active antiretroviral therapy and its adherence on herpes zoster incidence: a longitudinal cohort study. AIDS Res Ther. 2013; 10(1):34.
  3. Khanijow K, Unemori P, Leslie KS, Mulligan K, Schambelan M, Maurer T. Cutis Verticis Gyrata in Men Affected by HIV-Related Lipodystrophy. Dermatol Res Pract. 2013; 2013:941740.
  4. Farsani TT, Kore S, Nadol P, Ramam M, Thierman SJ, Leslie K, Chandrasekar C, Sikhamani R, Manoharan G, Kubba A, Maurer TA. Etiology and risk factors associated with a pruritic papular eruption in people living with HIV in India. J Int AIDS Soc. 2013; 16(1):17325.
  5. Unemori P, Leslie KS, Hunt PW, Sinclair E, Epling L, Mitsuyasu R, Effros RB, Dock J, Dollard SG, Deeks SG, Martin JN, Maurer TA. Immunosenescence is associated with presence of Kaposi's sarcoma in antiretroviral treated HIV infection. AIDS. 2013 Jul 17; 27(11):1735-42.
  6. Mirmirani P, Maurer T, Cohen M, D'Souza G, Karim R, Plankey M, Robison E, Sharma A, Tien PC, Hessol NA. Investigating the effects of metabolic dysregulation on hair follicles: a comparison of HIV-infected women with and without central lipohypertrophy. Int J Dermatol. 2014 Oct; 53(10):e443-8.
  7. Batista MD, Tincati C, Milush JM, Ho EL, Ndhlovu LC, York VA, Kallas EG, Kalil J, Keating SM, Norris PJ, Chang D, Unemori P, Leslie KS, Maurer T, Liao W, Nixon DF. CD57 expression and cytokine production by T cells in lesional and unaffected skin from patients with psoriasis. PLoS One. 2013; 8(2):e52144.
  8. Hausauer AK, Maurer T, Leslie KS, Parvataneni R, Stuart SE, Chren MM. Recurrence after treatment of cutaneous basal cell and squamous cell carcinomas in patients infected with human immunodeficiency virus. JAMA Dermatol. 2013 Feb; 149(2):239-41.
  9. Batista MD, Ho EL, Kuebler PJ, Milush JM, Lanier LL, Kallas EG, York VA, Chang D, Liao W, Unemori P, Leslie KS, Maurer T, Nixon DF. Skewed distribution of natural killer cells in psoriasis skin lesions. Exp Dermatol. 2013 Jan; 22(1):64-6.
  10. Chen H, Hayashi G, Lai OY, Dilthey A, Kuebler PJ, Wong TV, Martin MP, Fernandez Vina MA, McVean G, Wabl M, Leslie KS, Maurer T, Martin JN, Deeks SG, Carrington M, Bowcock AM, Nixon DF, Liao W. Psoriasis patients are enriched for genetic variants that protect against HIV-1 disease. PLoS Genet. 2012 Feb; 8(2):e1002514.
  11. Chua SL, Maurer T, Chren MM. Adaptation of a Runyankore version of Skindex-16 for oral administration in Mbarara, Uganda. Int J Dermatol. 2011 Oct; 50(10):1249-54.
  12. Serling SL, Leslie K, Maurer T. Approach to pruritus in the adult HIV-positive patient. Semin Cutan Med Surg. 2011 Jun; 30(2):101-6.
  13. Amerson EH, Maurer TA. Immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome and tropical dermatoses. Dermatol Clin. 2011 Jan; 29(1):39-43.
  14. Hsiao JL, Antaya RJ, Berger T, Maurer T, Shinkai K, Leslie KS. Hidradenitis suppurativa and concomitant pyoderma gangrenosum: a case series and literature review. Arch Dermatol. 2010 Nov; 146(11):1265-70.
  15. Morar N, Willis-Owen SA, Maurer T, Bunker CB. HIV-associated psoriasis: pathogenesis, clinical features, and management. Lancet Infect Dis. 2010 Jul; 10(7):470-8.
  16. Unemori P, Leslie KS, Maurer T. Persistent prurigo nodularis responsive to initiation of combination therapy with raltegravir. Arch Dermatol. 2010 Jun; 146(6):682-3.
  17. Maurer T, Leslie K, Unemori P. Response to: a retrospective analysis of AIDS-associated Kaposi's sarcoma in patients with undetectable HIV viral loads and CD4 counts greater than 300 cells/mm(3). J Int Assoc Physicians AIDS Care (Chic). 2010 Mar-Apr; 9(2):73.
  18. Amerson EH, Maurer TA. Dermatologic manifestations of HIV in Africa. Top HIV Med. 2010 Feb-Mar; 18(1):16-22.
  19. Gunathilake R, Schmuth M, Scharschmidt TC, Gruber R, Grabher D, Leslie KS, Maurer TA, Mauro TM, Elias PM. Epidermal barrier dysfunction in non-atopic HIV: evidence for an "inside-to-outside" pathogenesis. J Invest Dermatol. 2010 Apr; 130(4):1185-8.
  20. Lidhoo P, Unemori P, Leslie KS, Maurer T. Disseminated herpes zoster with increased CD4 counts in 3 HIV-infected patients. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2009 Aug; 61(2):345-7.

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