BS, University of Michigan – Ann Arbor, MI
MD, Washington University School of Medicine – St. Louis, MO
University of Iowa – Iowa City, IA
- American Board of Dermatology
- Professional Memberships
- American Academy of Dermatology
American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
Iowa Dermatologic Society
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
Schopper H, Bontumasi NM, Milheim M, Wanat KA. Keratoacanthoma-appearing melanoma metastases in a patient receiving pembrolizumab therapy. JAAD Case Reports. Submitted 2016.
Bontumasi N, Jacobson JA, Caoili E, Brandon C, Kim SM, Jamadar D. Inguinal lymph nodes: size, number, and other characteristics in asymptomatic patients by CT. Surg Radiol Anat. Dec 2014;36(10):1051-1055.
Bontumasi NM, Sheinbein D, Hurst EA. Combination therapy for perianal squamous cell carcinoma in situ with imiquimod and photodynamic therapy. Cutis. Nov 2014;94(5):252-254.
Kuo E, Bharat A, Bontumasi N, et al. Impact of video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery on benign resections for solitary pulmonary nodules. Ann Thorac Surg. Jan 2012;93(1):266-272; discussion 272-263.
Crabtree TD, Puri V, Bell JM, Bontumasi N, et al. Outcomes and perception of lung surgery with implementation of a patient video education module: a prospective cohort study. J Am Coll Surg. May 2012;214(5):816-821 e812.
I find that developing and maintaining a trusting and lasting doctor-patient relationship is of the utmost importance, because a strong doctor-patient relationship can help instill confidence and empower patients to have an active role in the treatment of their skin conditions.