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Education & Training

  • Fellowship, Pediatric Dermatology, 2014
    Johns Hopkins Hospital
  • Residency, Dermatology, 2013
    Rutgers Medical School
  • Internship, 2010
    Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancr
  • MD, 2009
    Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • BA, 2004
    University of Virginia

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Dermatology
  • American Board of Dermatology/Pediatric Dermatology

Awards & Recognition

  • Top Doctors Washingtonian (2022, 2021, 2020)
  • Top Doctors No Va Magazine (2023, 2022, 2021)

National Provider ID: 1912139825


A. Yasmine Kirkorian, M.D., is a dermatologist and chief of Dermatology at Children’s National Hospital. Her interests and expertise include vascular birthmarks, neonatal dermatology, genetic skin disorders, inflammatory skin disorders such as eczema and psoriasis, pigmented lesions (moles), acne and hyperhidrosis (increased sweating). She is an expert in laser and surgical treatments for pediatric dermatology patients. Dr. Kirkorian provides laser services in both the clinic and in the operating room for patients as part of her services in the Vascular Anomalies Clinic. Pulsed dye laser (PDL) is the standard of care for the treatment of vascular birthmarks and Dr. Kirkorian is an expert on the use of PDL for the treatment of vascular birthmarks.

Dr. Kirkorian has published numerous peer-reviewed articles and book chapters on topics in pediatric and general dermatology. She has given presentations at many national meetings and is interested in community outreach.

Dr. Kirkorian grew up in New York City. She obtained a bachelor’s degree in French Language & Literature and Human Biology from the University of Virginia and a medical degree from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. She completed residency training in dermatology at the Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson School of Medicine and her fellowship training in pediatric dermatology at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.

Research & Publications

Evaluation of wound care options in patients with recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa: a costly necessity

(2014) Pediatr Dermatol

Outcomes of biopsies and excisions of histologically dysplastic acral nevi: a study of 187 lesions

(2014) Dermatol Surg

An adolescent male with urticaria to water: review of current treatments for aquagenic urticaria

(2014) Pediatr Dermatol

Incontinentia Pigmenti. Rosenberg's Molecular and Genetic Basis of Neurological and Psychiatric Disease, Fifth Edition

Teen with lesion on nasal sidewall

(2013) JAMA Pediatr

4.7 / 5 4.7 out of 5 stars (based on 118 Patient/Family Ratings)

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