Shane G. Silver, BSc, MD, FRCPC

Toole Dermatology Research
203 and 205 Edmonton Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
R3C 1R4


Specialty: Dermatology


Research Interests: Acne, Actinic Keratoses, Basal Cell Carcinoma, Dermatitis, Drying Skin, Psoriasis, Rosacea, Seborrheic Dermatitis, Skin Cancer

Dr. Shane Silver began practicing Dermatology in 2003 in Winnipeg, Manitoba. He is a board certified dermatologist, and a member of numerous associations including the Manitoba Medical Association, Canadian Dermatology Association, Canadian Medical Association, American Contact Dermatological Association and Canadian Medical Protective Association. Dr. Silver’s current positions also include Lecturer in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Manitoba.

In 2003, Dr. Silver joined Toole Dermatology Research. Since this time, Dr. Silver has been involved with over 30 clinical trials in dermatology. Dr. Silver has participated in clinical trials for various indications, including psoriasis, acne, onychomycosis, rosacea and dermatitis.


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1. Silver S, Silver N, Albrecht L, Zhou Y.  Delineating the etiology of pityriasis rosea.  In Progress. 

2. Silver S, Silver N, Murray E. Pediatric Dermatology CD-ROM for Primary Caregivers. 2009.

3. Silver S, Vinh DC, Embil J.  The man who got too close to his cows.  Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2008; 60(4):419-420.  PMID: 18248932 / doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2007.11.007 

4. Cenkowski MJ, Silver S.  Topical tacrolimus in the treatment of erosive pustular dermatosis of the scalp.  J Cutan Med Surg 2007; 11(6):222-225.  PMID: 18042336 

5. Ting PT, Silver S.  Allergic contact dermatitis to propolis.  J Drugs Dermatol 2004; 3(6):685-686.  PMID: 15624755 

6. Silver SG, Hong HC, Ting PT, Ball NJ.  Kikuchi-Fujimoto's necrotizing lymphadenitis in association with discoid lupus erthematosus: a case report.  J Cutan Med Surg 2004: 8(6):442-445.  PMID: 15988552 

7. Silver SG, Crawford RI.  Fatal squamous cell carcinoma arising from transplant-associated porokeratosis.  J Am Acad Dermatol 2003; 49(5):931-933.  PMID: 14576684 

8. Meymandi S, Silver SG, Crawford RI.  Intraepidermal neutrophils--a clue to dermatophytosis?  J Cutan Pathol 2003; 30(4):253-255.  PMID: 12680956 

9. Canvin J, Silver S.  A butterfly rash?  Annals of Rheumatic Diseases 2002; 61(11):1030, cover. 

10. Barankin B, Silver SG, Carruthers A.  The skin in pregnancy.  J Cutan Med Surg 2002; 6(3):236-240.  PMID: 11951128 

11. Barankin B, Silver S.  How to tell if medicine is meant for you.  Stitches: The Journal of Medical Humour 2001; 113:8-9. 

12. Silver SG, Hurst L. Ephelides (Freckles). In: James WD, Elston DM (Chief Eds.), E-medicine from WebMD - Dermatology. Medscape: Online, 2000.

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