Philip Shenefelt

Philip Shenefelt, MD

Professor, College of Medicine Dermatology

Contact Info Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, MDC 79
12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd
Tampa FL 33612

Academic Email: pshenefe@health.usf.edu

Academic Phone:(813) 974-4744

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Education

  • MD, Medicine, University of Wisconsin, 1970

Research Interests

  • Hypnosis in dermatology
  • Allergic contact dermatitis
  • Integrative dermatology

Recent Publications

  • Nelson G, Iyengar S, Shenefelt P. Epidermal Nevus Presenting in a Pediatric Patient With Pallister-Killian Syndrome. Skinmed. 14(3) : 230-1, 2016. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27502266
  • Shenefelt P. Psychocutaneous Disorders and Alternative Management in Children and Adolescents. J Altern Med Res. 7(1) : 39-45, 2015.
  • Shenefelt PD. Spiritual and Religious Aspects of Skin and Skin Disorders. (Abstract P362). AM ACAD DERMATOL.. 72(5) : (Suppl1): AB27., 2015.
  • Shenefelt PD, Shenefelt DA. Spiritual and religious aspects of skin and skin disorders. Psychology research and behavior management. 7: 201-12, 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25120377
  • Graham JM, Bartlett KB, Gonzalez A, Messina JL, Shenefelt PD. Primary cutaneous nocardiosis in an immunocompetent host following laser resurfacing. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 71(3) : e93-4, 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25128144
  • Johnston RB, Thareja S, Shenefelt PD. Disseminated histoplasmosis in a renal transplant patient. Cutis. 91(6) : 295-9, 2013. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23837152
  • Nyanda HL, Shenefelt PD:. Linear Immunoglobulin A Bullous Dermatosis. CONSULTANT FOR PEDIATRICIANS. 12(6) : 280, 2013.
  • Shenefelt PD. Anxiety reduction using hypnotic induction and self-guided imagery for relaxation during dermatologic procedures. The International journal of clinical and experimental hypnosis. 61(3) : 305-18, 2013. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23679113
  • Nyanda HL Shenefelt P. Linear Immunoglobulin A Bullous Dermatosis. Consultant for Pediatricians. 12(6) : 280, 2013.
  • Laser ED, Shenefelt PD. Hypnosis to alleviate the symptoms of ciguatera toxicity: a case study. The American journal of clinical hypnosis. 54(3) : 179-83, 2012. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22443020
  • Halsey MA, Johnston RB, Shenefelt PD. A 16-year-old with white plaques on the palms. Aquagenic wrinkling of the palms (AWP). Archives of dermatology. 147(5) : 609-14, 2011. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21576583
  • Shenefelt PD. Psychodermatological disorders: recognition and treatment. International journal of dermatology. 50(11) : 1309-22, 2011. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22004480
  • Casper DJ, Glass LF, Shenefelt PD. An unusually large eccrine poroma: a case report and review of the literature. Cutis. 88(5) : 227-9, 2011. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22272484
  • Shenefelt PD. Ideomotor signaling: from divining spiritual messages to discerning subconscious answers during hypnosis and hypnoanalysis, a historical perspective. The American journal of clinical hypnosis. 53(3) : 157-67, 2011. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21404952
  • Shenefelt P. An Update on Psychodermatological Disorders. Expert Rev Dermatol. 5(1) : 95-107, 2010.
  • Shenefelt P. Psychological interventions in the management of common skin conditions. Psychol Res Behav Manag. 10(3) : 51-63, 2010.
  • Shenefelt P. Hypnoanalysis for Dermatologic Disorders. J Altern Medicine Res. 2(4) : 439-445, 2010.
  • Shenefelt P. Management of Psychodermatologic Disorders. Dermatol Nurs. 22(4) : 9-17, 2010.
  • Reschly MJ, Shenefelt PD. Controversies in skin surgery: electrodessication and curettage versus excision for low-risk, small, well-differentiated squamous cell carcinomas. Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD. 9(7) : 773-6, 2010. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20677531
  • Shenefelt PD. Relaxation strategies for patients during dermatologic surgery. Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD. 9(7) : 795-9, 2010. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20677535
  • Tadicherla S, Ross K, Shenefelt PD, Fenske NA. Topical corticosteroids in dermatology. Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD. 8(12) : 1093-105, 2009. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20027937
  • Shenefelt PD. Therapeutic management of psychodermatological disorders. Expert opinion on pharmacotherapy. 9(6) : 973-85, 2008. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18377340
  • Elfeel KA, Shenefelt PD, Farghaly H, Richards IS. A correlation of allergic contact dermatitis with allergen type and patient categorical variables. Cutaneous and ocular toxicology. 27(4) : 249-70, 2008. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19037759
  • Shenefelt PD. Psychocutaneous hypnoanalysis: detection and deactivation of emotional and mental root factors in psychosomatic skin disorders. The American journal of clinical hypnosis. 50(2) : 131-6, 2007. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18030925

Awards/Honors

  • Fellow (American Society of Clinical Hypnosis - 2013)
  • Schneck Award for Contributions to Medical Hypnosis (Society for Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis - 2013)