• Erik Stratman MD

  • Dermatologist

    • Marshfield - Dermatology
    • 1000 North Oak Avenue 3P2 Marshfield, WI 54449


2000 to 2002:
Residency, Dermatology, University of Wisconsin - Hospital & Clinics, Madison, WI
1999 to 2000:
Residency, Dermatology, Marshfield Clinic/Ministry Saint Joseph's Hospital, Marshfield, WI
1998 to 1999:
Internship, Transitional, Marshfield Clinic/Ministry Saint Joseph's Hospital, Marshfield, WI
1994 to 1998:
MD, University of Missouri-School of Medicine, Columbia, MO
1990 to 1994:
BS, Mechanical Engineering, University of Missouri-Columbia, Columbia, MO

Work Experience

2016 to Present:
Clinical Professor - Department of Dermatology, University of Wisconsin, Madision, WI
2011 to Present:
Dermatology Residency Program Director, MCHS Hospitals, Inc. d/b/a Marshfield Medical Center, Marshfield, WI
2011 to Present:
Chairman - Department of Dermatology, MCHS Hospitals, Inc. d/b/a Marshfield Medical Center, Marshfield, WI
2002 to Present:
Dermatologist, MCHS Hospitals Inc. d/b/a Marshfield Medical Center, Marshfield, WI
2002 to Present:
Attending Physician, Marshfield Medical Center, Marshfield, WI
2009 to 2016:
Clinical Associate Professor - Department of Dermatology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
2007 to 2011:
Director - Division of Education, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, WI
2007 to 2011:
Associate Dean, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI
2002 to 2011:
Assistant Program Director, Dermatology Residency Program, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, WI
2002 to 2009:
Clinical Assistant Professor - Department of Dermatology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

Board Certifications

2002 to 2022:
American Board of Dermatology (2002), Recertified 2010

Honors & Awards

Dermatology Foundation Program Development Grant, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, WI (submitted) $10,000
Dermatology Foundation Program Development Grant, U-W Madison "Education Infrastructure Development in the University of Wisconsin-Madison Division of Dermatology" $10,000
2004 to Present:
Sulzberger Institute for Dermatologic Education Grant "The Dermatology Digital Problem-Based Learning Curriculum Project"

Professional Societies

American Academy of Dermatology, Fellow
Association of Professors of Dermatology
University of Wisconsin-Madison Teaching Academy
Wisconsin Dermatological Society
Dermatology Teachers Exchange Group
American Dermatological Association

Select Publications

  • Stratman EJ, Melski JW. (2002 March). Scald abuse. Arch Dermatol. 138(3):318-320.
    PubMed ID: 11902981
  • Stratman EJ, Dyer J. (2002 October). Problem-based learning. An approach to dermatology resident education. Arch Dermatol. 138(10):1299-1302.
    PubMed ID: 12374534
  • Melski JW, Reed KD, Stratman EJ, Graham MBeth, Fairley JA, Edmiston C,...Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). (2003 June). Multistate outbreak of monkeypox -- Illinois, Indiana, and Wisconsin, 2003. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 52(23):537-540.
    PubMed ID: 12803191
  • Melski JW, Reed KD, Stratman EJ, Graham MBeth, Fairley JA, Edmiston C,...Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). (2003 July). From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Multistate outbreak of monkeypox--Illinois, Indiana, and Wisconsin, 2003. JAMA. 290(1):30-31..
    PubMed ID: 12837702
  • Hinshaw M, Stratman EJ, Warner T, Sharata H. (2004 July). Metastatic transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder presenting as genital edema. J Am Acad Dermatol. 51(1):143-145.
    PubMed ID: 15243543
  • Reed KD, Melski JW, Graham MBeth, Regnery RL, Sotir MJ, Wegner MV,...Damon IK [including Stratman EJ.] (2004 January). The detection of monkeypox in humans in the Western Hemisphere. N Engl J Med. 350(4):342-350.
    PubMed ID: 14736926
  • Sale TA, Stratman EJ. (2004 November). Carotenemia associated with green bean ingestion. Pediatr Dermatol. 21(6):657-659.
    PubMed ID: 15575851
  • Yale SH, Vasudeva SS, Mazza JJ, Rolak LA, Arrowood J, Stichert S, Stratman EJ. (2005 March). Disorders of flushing. Compr Ther. 31(1):59-71.
    PubMed ID: 15793325
  • Ambay A, Stratman EJ. (2006 May). Ionizing radiation-induced pemphigus foliaceus. J Am Acad Dermatol. 54((5 Suppl)):251-252.
    PubMed ID: 16631963
  • Sale TA, Melski JW, Stratman EJ. (2006 September). Monkeypox: an epidemiologic and clinical comparison of African and US disease. J Am Acad Dermatol. 55(3):478-481.
    PubMed ID: 16908354
  • Reck S, Stratman EJ, Vogel CA, Mukesh BNanjan. (2006 July). Assessment of residents' loss of interest in academic careers and identification of correctable factors. Arch Dermatol. 142(7):855-858.
    PubMed ID: 16847200
  • Hinshaw M, Stratman EJ. (2006 February). Core competencies in dermatopathology. J Cutan Pathol. 33(2):160-165.
    PubMed ID: 16420312
  • Ambay A, Stratman EJ. (2007 July). Paintball: dermatologic injuries. CUTIS. 80(1):49-50.
    PubMed ID: 17725065
  • Creswell CH, Stratman EJ. (2007 March). Scabies -- A hypersensitive subject. Clin Med Res. 5(1):17.
  • Creswell CH, Stratman EJ. (2007 March). Clinical pearl: a flea trap made from common household supplies. Skinmed. 6(2):59-60.
    PubMed ID: 17342018
  • Chandrupatla C, Xia L, Stratman EJ. (2008 June). Granulomatous panniculitis associated with Sjögren syndrome. ARCHIVES OF DERMATOLOGY. 144(6):815-6.
    PubMed ID: 18559786
  • Stratman EJ, Vogel CA, Reck S, Mukesh BNanjan. (2008). Analysis of dermatology resident self-reported successful learning styles and implications for core competency curriculum development. MEDICAL TEACHER. 30(4):420-5.
    PubMed ID: 18569665
  • Kerr S, Kusmak JM, Stratman EJ. (2009 June). Dermatology for the general surgeon. Surg Clin N Am. 89(3):563-86.
    PubMed ID: 19465197
  • Hinshaw M, Hsu PH, Lee LY, Stratman EJ. (2009 June). The current state of dermatopathology education: a survey of the association of professors of dermatology. J Cutan Pathol. 39 :620-28.
  • Poonawalla T, Xia L, Patten SF, Stratman EJ. (2009 April). Clouston syndrome and eccrine syringofibroadenomas. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF DERMATOPATHOLOGY. 31(2):157-61.
    PubMed ID: 19318801
  • Elston DM, Stratman EJ, Johnson-Jahangir H, Watson A, Swiggum S, Hanke CW. (2009 August). Patient safety: Part II. Opportunities for improvement in patient safety. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF DERMATOLOGY. 61(2):193-205; quiz 206.
    PubMed ID: 19615536
  • Stratman EJ. (2009 July). Commentary: Exploring more dermatology education for medical students Who, what, where, when, why, and how? JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF DERMATOLOGY. 61(1):36-8.
    PubMed ID: 19406503
  • Lund J, Xia L, Kerr S, Stratman EJ, Patten SF. (2009 April). The utility of a touch preparation in the diagnosis of fluctuant subcutaneous fat necrosis. PEDIATRIC DERMATOLOGY. 26(2):241-3.
  • Lund J, Stratman EJ, Jose D, Xia L, Wilson DA, Moizuddin M. (2010 August). Drug-Induced Bullous Sweet’s Syndrome with Multiple Autoimmune Features Autoimmune Diseases. 2010 :1-4.
  • Stratman EJ. (2010 October). Identifying biases: comment on "evidence-based medicine, the research-practice gap, and biases in medical and surgical decision making in dermatology". ARCHIVES OF DERMATOLOGY. 146(10):1164.
    PubMed ID: 20956655
  • Stratman EJ. (2010 October). Failure to use available evidence to guide tinea versicolor treatment: comment on "pityriasis versicolor". ARCHIVES OF DERMATOLOGY. 146(10):1140.
    PubMed ID: 20956648
  • Stratman EJ. (2010 October). Underutilization of prophylaxis for osteoporosis: comment on "pemphigus and osteoporosis". ARCHIVES OF DERMATOLOGY. 146(10):1131.
    PubMed ID: 20956646
  • Stratman EJ. (2010 October). Overscreening and underscreening for melanoma: comment on "the influence of age and sex on reasons for seeking and expected benefits of skin cancer screening". ARCHIVES OF DERMATOLOGY. 146(10):1102.
    PubMed ID: 20956640
  • England Owen C, Stratman EJ. (2010 December). Failure to recognize and manage patients with DRESS. ARCHIVES OF DERMATOLOGY. 146(12):1379.
    PubMed ID: 21173322
  • Stratman EJ. (2010 October). Practice gaps--performing inadequate biopsy: comment on "inadequate biopsy technique and specimen size". ARCHIVES OF DERMATOLOGY. 146(10):1181-2.
    PubMed ID: 20956664
  • Stratman EJ. (2010 October). Gap-based education, changing competence, and dermatology simulation: a glimpse at the future of CME. ARCHIVES OF DERMATOLOGY. 146(10):1157-60.
    PubMed ID: 20956652
  • Vogel CA, Stratman EJ, Reck S, Lund J. (2010 June). Chronic noninfectious necrotizing granulomas in a child with Nijmegen breakage syndrome. PEDIATRIC DERMATOLOGY. 27(3):285-89.
  • Morrell J, Stratman EJ. (2011 October). Primary care and specialty care delays in diagnosing trichophyton verrucosum infection related to cattle exposure. J Agromedicine. 16(4):244-50.
    PubMed ID: 21958398
  • Eleftheriou LI, Kerr S, Stratman EJ. (2011 March). Diagnosis of atypical molluscum contagiosum: the utility of a squash preparation. Clinical Medicine & Research. 9(1):50-1.
  • Green CB, Stratman EJ. (2011 August). Prevent rather than treat postherpetic neuralgia by prescribing gabapentin earlier in patients with herpes zoster: comment on "incidence of postherpetic neuralgia after combination treatment with gabapentin and valacyclovir in patients with acute herpes zoster". ARCHIVES OF DERMATOLOGY. 147(8):908.
    PubMed ID: 21844449
  • Stratman EJ, Ness RC. (2011 February). Factors Associated With Successful Matching to Dermatology Residency Programs by Reapplicants and Other Applicants Who Previously Graduated From Medical School. ARCHIVES OF DERMATOLOGY. 147(2)
    PubMed ID: 20956631
  • Myers DJ, Unwala R, Xia L, Groth S, Zillikens D, Stratman EJ. (2011 January). Generalized annular bullous eruption--quiz case. Anti-laminin ?1 pemphigoid with a linear IgA bullous dermatosis–like presentation. ARCHIVES OF DERMATOLOGY. 147(1):109-14.
    PubMed ID: 21242402
  • Eleftheriou LI, McIntee TJ, Stratman EJ. (2011 December). Aminolevulinic Acid photodynamic therapy in the treatment of erosive pustular dermatosis of the scalp. ARCHIVES OF DERMATOLOGY. 147(12):1368-70.
    PubMed ID: 22184759
  • Aakhus AE, McIntee TJ, Stratman EJ. (2012 September). Trauma-Associated Juvenile Bullous Pemphigoid in a Teenager with Crohn's Disease. Pediatr Dermatol. 29(5):625-8.
    PubMed ID: 22010881
  • Endo J, Myers DJ, Stratman EJ. (2012 January). Conflict of interest and disclosure: Analysis of American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meetings. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF DERMATOLOGY. 66(1):e20-1.
    PubMed ID: 22177652
  • Stratman EJ, Kirsner RS, Horn TD. (2013 July). Maintenance of Certification in dermatology: Requirements for diplomates. J Am Acad Dermatol.. 69(1):13.e1-4.
    PubMed ID: 23768298
  • Stratman EJ, Kirsner RS, Horn TD. (2013 July). Maintenance of Certification in dermatology: What we know, what we don't. J Am Acad Dermatol.. 69(1):13.e1-1.e11.
    PubMed ID: 23768297
  • Britton KM, Stratman EJ. (2013 July). Measuring Impact of JAMA Dermatology Practice Gaps Section on Training in US Dermatology Residency Programs. JAMA Dermatol. 49(7):819-24.
    PubMed ID: 23864083
  • Blixt E, Nelsen DD, Stratman EJ. (2013 May). Recurrence Rates of Aggressive Histologic Types of Basal Cell Carcinoma Following Treatment with Electrodessication and Curettage Alone Dermatol Surg. 39(5):719-25.
    PubMed ID: 23379543
  • Bauer B, Williams E, Stratman EJ. (2014 January). Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgical Training in US Dermatology Residency Programs: Identifying and Overcoming Barriers. JAMA Dermatol. 150(2):125-9.
    PubMed ID: 24337066
  • Swary J, Stratman EJ. (2014 July). Practice Gaps in Patient Safety Among Dermatology Residents and Their Teachers: A Survey Study of Dermatology Residents. JAMA Dermatol. 150(7):738-42.
    PubMed ID: 24718731
  • Chacon GR, Green CB, Kim S, Stratman EJ. (2014 October). Granuloma Inframammary Adultorum. JAMA Dermatol. 150(10):1113-5.
    PubMed ID: 25007162
  • Carley A, Stratman EJ. (2015 April). Skin cancer beliefs, knowledge, and prevention practices: a comparison of farmers and nonfarmers in a midwestern population. J Agromedicine. 20(2):85-94.
    PubMed ID: 25906267
  • Gregoire ARF, DeRuyter BK, Stratman EJ. Psoriasis Flares Following Systemic Glucocorticoid Exposure in Patients With a History of Psoriasis. JAMA Dermatol. 2021 February 1;157(2):198-201. doi: 10.1001/jamadermatol.2020.4219. PMCID: PMC7675213.
    PubMed ID: 33206132
  • Sotzen JR, Stratman EJ. Geographic variability in rural patient internet connectivity when accessing telehealth services from home: A retrospective analysis during the COVID-19 pandemic. J Rural Health. 2023 January;39(1):55-60. doi: 10.1111/jrh.12695.
    PubMed ID: 35817579