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About Sickkids
About SickKids

Alexandra Pennal, MD, FRCP(C)

The Hospital for Sick Children
Staff Physician, Dermatology
Paediatric Medicine

University of Toronto
Part-Time Clinical Assistant Professor

Phone: 416-813-7909
Alternate Contact: Carly Ramirez
Alternate Phone: 416-813-7654 ext. 224577

Brief Biography

Dr. Alexandra Pennal is an Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto and Staff Physician in the Department of Paediatrics at The Hospital for Sick Children.  After completing a paediatrics residency through the University of Toronto, she pursued a two-year paediatric dermatology fellowship at The Hospital for Sick Children.  She currently works full-time as a staff physician in the section of Dermatology at SickKids.  Her current research and clinical interests include, atopic dermatitis, novel treatment and assessment strategies for vascular malformations and tumors, and the use of telemedicine in dermatology.  She is also active in, and enjoys medical education

Research Interests

Atopic Dermatitis
Vascular malformations and tumors


A list of Dr. Pennal's publications can be found on Google Scholar