Rochelle R. Weiss, M.D.

Dermatology

Specialties

  • Dermatology

    Board Certified

Location

Bryn Mawr Medical Arts Pavilion
825 Old Lancaster Road
Suite 440
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010

6 Lancaster Ave.
Wynnewood, PA 19096

Phone: (610) 642-1090
Fax: (610) 658-5861

Education & Training

Medical School

University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Internship

Hospital of University of Pennsylvania

Residency

Hospital of University of Pennsylvania

Affiliations

  • Bryn Mawr Hospital – On staff since 1999
  • Lankenau Hospital – On staff since 1999
  • Paoli Hospital – On staff since 1999

Activities

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Department of Dermatology

Volunteer Clinical Faculty

University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

  • Medical Student Government: Class Representative, 1992-1993
  • Fundraising Committee Co-chair, 1992-1993
  • Physical Diagnosis Instructor, 1991-1993
  • Admissions Committee – Interviewer, 1990-1993
  • Penn Community Health Projects – Women’s Health Group, 1990-1993

BeSunSensible

Frequent lecturer for this non-profit organization whose mission is to prevent melanoma through educational activities targeted at parents and caregivers of young children, 2000-present.

Certifications

  • Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners, July, 1994
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology, September, 1997

Memberships

  • American Medical Association / Pennsylvania Medical Society
  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • Pennsylvania Academy of Dermatology
  • American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
  • National Psoriasis Foundation
  • American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
  • Women’s Dermatologic Society
  • American Society of Cosmetic Dermatology and Aesthetic Surgery

Research

  • Research using in-vitro systems for characterization of post-inflammatory mast cell/endothelial interactions, with George F. Murphy, M.D., in the Department of Dermatology at the University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, 1993.
  • Research evaluating sebum composition, keratinocyte morphology, bacteriology, microcomedone analysis, and skin sensitivity to determine etiologic factors in pre-and post-menstrual acne flares, with Albert M. Kligman, M.D., Ph.D. in the Department of Dermatology at the University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, 1995-1997.

Publications

  • Weiss RR, Whitaker-Menezes D, Longley J, Bender J, Murphy GF: Human dermal endothelial cells express membrane-associated mast cell growth factor. J Invest Dermatol 104:101-106, 1995.
  • Weiss RR, Heymann WR: Keratosis lichenoides chronica. In Demis, et al (eds): Clinical Dermatology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, B.J. Lippincott, Co., 1997.
  • Weiss RR, Heymann WR: Lichen ruber moniliformis. In Demis, et al (eds): Clinical Dermatology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, B.J. Lippincott, Co., 1997.
  • Weinberg JM, Weiss RR: Derma-Dilemma: Granulomatous rosacea. Hospital Physician 33(8): 50-51, 1997.
  • Weiss RR, James WD: Allergic contact dermatitis from aromatherapy. American J Contact Dermat 8(4): 250-251, 1997.
  • Weiss RR, Mowad C: Contact urticaria from xylene. American J Contact Dermat 9(2): 125-127, 1998.
  • Weiss RR: Dermatology Diagnosis: Back from a trip to Florida. Cortlandt Forum 12(3): 154-157, 1999.

Presentations

  • “The Melkersson-Rosenthal Syndrome”, at the Pennsylvania Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting, Champion, Pennsylvania, October 5, 1996.
  • “Oral Melanoacanthoma”, at the Gross and Microscopic Symposium, American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California, March 21, 1997.
  • “Dermatologic Manifestations of Systemic Disease”. Department of Medicine Grand Rounds, The Lankenau Hospital, August 24, 2001.
  • Various lectures in the community, schools, etc.
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