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Monique Kumar MD, MPHIL

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Monique Gupta Kumar, MD

Board Certified, Pediatric Dermatology

  • Award-Winning Physician
  • Published Researcher
  • Medical Volunteer
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Specialties

  • Acne
  • Laser surgery
  • Atopic Dermatitis
  • General Pediatric Dermatology
  • Vascular Lesions
  • Genodermatosis
  • Infantile Hemangiomas

Bio

Monique Kumar, MD is board certified in pediatric dermatology and has an outstanding clinical and academic record that establishes her among the top physicians in her field. As a full-scholarship, 4.0 student at the Georgia Institute of Technology, she majored in pre-med and industrial & systems engineering, graduating with highest honors and earning an award as the top female in her engineering discipline as well as a Winston Churchill Scholarship for graduate study at the University of Cambridge in the United Kingdom. While at Cambridge, she earned a Master’s degree in genetics. She then moved back to the United States for medical school, earning her medical degree and completing her pediatric internship, dermatology residency (capping her service as Chief Resident) and advanced fellowship training all at the Washington University School of Medicine and its affiliated hospitals in St. Louis, Mo. 

Dr. Kumar is a noted researcher who has been published in numerous medical journals, and she has a special interest in acne, vascular lesions, genodermatosis and other general pediatric dermatology conditions. She enjoys interacting with young patients as well as helping train new dermatologists. She most recently served as an Assistant Professor of Dermatology at Emory University in Atlanta and won a global education grant from the International Society of Dermatology in 2013. Dr. Kumar has also served as a medical volunteer and faculty advisor for various youth programs.

Profile

  • Board Certified, Pediatric Dermatology Fellow and Clinical Instructor, Barnes Jewish Consortium/Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Mo.
  • Residency (Chief Resident) Dermatology, Barnes Jewish Consortium/Washington University School of Medicine
  • Internship, Pediatrics, St. Louis Children’s Hospital/Washington University School of Medicine
  • Medical Degree, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Mo.
  • Masters Degree, Genetics, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Bachelor of Science, Industrial and Systems Engineering/Pre-Med, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA

Awards

  • Global Education Grant, International Society of Dermatology
  • James Henry Yalem Prize in Dermatology, Washington University School of Medicine
  • Winston Churchill Scholarship for graduate study at University of Cambridge
  • Patrick A. Gerchel Endowment Scholarship as top Churchill Scholar at University of Cambridge
  • Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship for research proposal, Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Shirley M. Mewborn Scholar for top female in an engineering discipline, Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Georgia Tech President’s Scholar
  • Georgia Tech Reginald S. Fleet Scholar
  • Coca-Cola Scholarship for undergraduate study

Memberships

  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • Society of Pediatric Dermatology
  • International Society of Dermatology
  • Pediatric Dermatology Research Alliance

Locations

Location

Florida Center for Pediatric Dermatology
615 East Princeton Street, Suite 416
Orlando, FL 32803

Phone: 407.303.1687
Fax: 407.303.1729

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