Brett A. King, MD, PhD

Middlebury, Connecticut

Brett A. King, MD, PhD



Dr. King pioneered the use of Janus kinase (JAK) inhibitors in cutaneous diseases, in particular for alopecia areata, vitiligo, atopic dermatitis, granuloma annulare, sarcoidosis, and erosive lichen planus. He is associate professor of Dermatology and Pediatric Dermatology at Yale University School of Medicine, and sees patients at his practice at Yale Dermatology – Middlebury.

Education and Training

  • Dermatology Fellowship, Yale-New Haven Hospital, 2010
  • Residency, Yale-New Haven Hospital, 2009
  • Internship, Massachusetts General Hospital, 2006
  • Medical Degree, Yale University School of Medicine, 2005
  • PhD - Chemistry, Stanford University, 2000
  • Bachelor of Arts, University of California at Santa Cruz, 1992

Professional Highlights

Dr. King is an investigator in numerous clinical trials. He lectures nationally and internationally and publishes extensively.


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