Autoimmune and Blistering Disorders

Duke’s Autoimmune and Blistering Diseases Clinic specializes in the treatment of patients with:

  • Blistering diseases of the skin, including dermatitis herpetiformis, bullous pemphigoid, pemphigus, cicatricial pemphigoid, and linear IgA dermatosis
  • Immune mediated diseases of the skin, including skin diseases associated with lupus, dermatomyositis, scleroderma, vasculitis, vasculopathy, and calciphylaxis
  • Skin diseases associated with other immune diseases, including pyoderma gangrenosum, sweet syndrome, erythema nodosum, and neutrophilic dermatosis

Treatments with new biologics, immunosuppressive medications, and other anti-inflammatory agents are available. Patients have access to active clinical investigation and clinical trials investigating new treatments and causes of these diseases.

Dr. Sabrina Sisto Alessi-Cesar

Sabrina Alessi César, MD, PhD

Russell Hall

Russell P. Hall, MD

Dr. Daniela Kroshinsky

Daniela Kroshinsky, MD, MPH

Matilda Nicholas

Matilda Nicholas, MD, PhD 

Anne Marano

Anne Marano, MD

Dr. Samantha Polly

Samantha Polly, MD


3K Clinic, Duke South
40 Duke Medicine Circle, Durham, NC 27710

Dermatology @ Dawson Hall
77 Vilcom Center Drive, Ste 210, Chapel Hill, NC 27514

Dermatology @ South Durham
234 Crooked Creek Pkwy, Ste 300, Durham, NC 27713