Kimberly A. Werner, MD, FAAD, is a board certified dermatologist and a U.S. citizen born abroad in Korea and raised in Indonesia by artist parents who instilled an eye for beauty and detail at an early age.
She earned her Bachelor of Science at William and Mary, with a major in neuroscience and a minor in biochemistry and military science, graduating summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa. Thereafter, Dr. Werner completed her medical degree at Eastern Virginia Medical School, where her superior performance academically secured her a coveted dermatology residency position. She completed her intern year at the world-renowned Walter Reed Military Medical Center, prior to seizing an opportunity to perform primary care attached to an infantry unit at the DMZ in South Korea, where her fluency in Korean allowed her to excel in her role amongst the Korean forces training alongside the U.S. troops. Upon her return to the U.S., Dr. Werner completed her dermatology residency at San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium where she provided medical and surgical care to soldiers, retirees and their dependents at several U.S. Army bases nationwide.
She has been published many times in peer-reviewed medical journals and has extensive research experience in the fields of neuroscience, family medicine and cosmetic surgery, as well as dermatology. She has also presented at educational conferences, including the American Academy of Dermatology Conference, before her revered peers.
Upon completing her military service in 2018, Dr. Werner became Florida Skin Center’s third staff physician. She welcomes guests at the Cape Coral office.