E. Brent Kirkland, M.D.
- Posted on: Mar 8 2018
E. Brent Kirkland, MD graduated summa cum laude from The University of Dayton in Dayton, Ohio. He then received his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in Cleveland, Ohio. While at Case Western, Dr. Kirkland trained at University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center, MetroHealth Hospital, and the world-renowned Cleveland Clinic. He graduated at the top of his class and was inducted into the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, which is the highest academic honor in medical school. Following his internship, Dr. Kirkland completed his residency training at one of the country’s premier dermatology residency programs — Stanford University in Palo Alto, California. While at Stanford, Dr. Kirkland worked with leading experts in skin disease and cutaneous oncology. He also served as Chief Resident during his time at Stanford.
After his residency, Dr. Kirkland completed fellowship training in Mohs Micrographic Surgery, Cutaneous Oncology, and Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the nation’s most competitive fellowship program in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. His fellowship was directed by both John Zitelli, MD and David Brodland, MD. This Procedural Dermatology fellowship is certified by both the American College of Mohs Surgery (ACMS) and the American Medical Association’s Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).
As an ACMS and ACGME Fellowship Trained Mohs Surgeon, Dr. Kirkland provides the highest quality care in treating skin cancers of all types. He performs thousands of surgeries and reconstructions each year. In addition, he is one of the few Mohs surgeons in southwest Ohio trained in the use of intraoperative immunostains for the treatment of skin cancer. Dr. Kirkland has authored numerous scientific articles on cutaneous oncology, laser surgery, and cosmetic dermatology and has been a speaker/presenter at national meetings.
Dr. Kirkland is Board Certified in Dermatology. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and a Fellow of the American College of Mohs Surgery. He also belongs to numerous professional organizations including the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, Masters Dermatologic Association, American Medical Association, Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, Ohio State Medical Association, Ohio Dermatological Association, Montgomery County Medical Society, and Cincinnati Dermatological Society.