Dr. Lisa Stirling

Dr. Lisa Stirling

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6605 Nancy Ridge Drive San Diego, CA 92121


(858) 900-2766

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About Dr. Lisa Stirling

Dr. Lisa Stirling is a board certified dermatologist and MOHS surgeon. Dr. Lisa Stirling received her medical degree from the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis in 2007. She later completed her Dermatology Residency at the University of Miami Jackson Memorial Hospital. Dr. Stirling has extensive training and experience with a wide range of dermatologic diagnosis and conditions. She has performed clinical research and is active in her community with preventative care. Her medical interests include medical dermatology, such as autoimmune skin diseases and a variety of skin disorders. When she's not in practice, her interests include reading and trail and road running.

Conditions Treated

All medical dermatology diseases, including acne, rosacea, contact dermatitis, skin discoloration, cellulitis, rashes, HSV, herpes, warts, ulcers, skin lesions, malignant neoplasms of the skin, nail issues, hair loss, skin aging, cold sores, sun damage or actinic keratoses, epidermal cysts, eczema, psoriasis, seborrheic keratosis or benign skin tumors, dandruff or seborrheic dermatitis or cradle cap, folliculitis, hives or urticaria, atopic dermatitis, tinea or tinea versicolor, fungal infections, cosmetic procedure follow-up, surgical procedure follow-up, inflammatory skin diseases, parasitic infections such as scabies or head lice.

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California: Accepting New & Established Patients Virginia: Accepting New & Established Patients

Qualifications and Education

PRACTICE Comprehensive Dermatology Group • Board Certified Dermatologist • Private Practice from 2011-2019 (current) • Medical and Surgical Dermatology, including MOHs Surgery • Cosmetic Dermatology, including Neurotoxins, Fillers, and Laser Procedures • Mentor Physician Assistants • Address: 781 Garden View Court, Suite 201, Encinitas, CA 92024 • Provide excellent patient care in a wide spectrum of areas RESIDENCY Jackson Memorial Hospital/University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL • Dermatology Residency Program, Graduated 2011 • First Place Resident Research Award 2011 University of North Dakota, Meritcare Hospital, Fargo, ND • Transitional Year Residency Program, 2007-2008 • Graduated Program with Certificate of Excellence AWARDS Nominated as Top Doctor in Encinitas, CA Women’s Dermatologic Society Mentorship Award 2010 • Mentor: Dr. Bari Cunningham, Pediatric Dermatologist, San Diego, CA South Beach Aesthetic Symposium • Outstanding Achievement Award POSITIONS Fellow of American Academy of Dermatology Member of the AAD CME Task Force Committee 2011-2012 EDUCATION University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN • Medical Doctorate, 2007 • Junior Member Alpha Omega Alpha • Alpha Omega Alpha Scholarship • Dean’s Letter of Commendation for Outstanding Academic Performance • Martin C. And Jean M. Mata Scholarship • Luigi Taddeini Scholarship • Centennial Scholarship • Hanold Scholarship College of Saint Benedict/St. John’s University, Collegeville, MN • Bachelor of Arts in Biology, 2003 • Graduated Summa cum Laude • Delta Epsilon Sigma Honor Society CERTIFICATION California Medical Licence A115720 American Board of Dermatology Certification 2011 USMLE Step 1 Score 271 USMLE Step 2 Clinical Knowledge Score 277 USMLE Step 2 Clinical Skills Score Pass USMLE Step 3 Score 260 RESEARCH/PUBLICATIONS Resident Research Project: University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL • Open-label pilot study of Lenalidomide as Adjuvant Treatment for Refractory Cutaneous T cell Lymphoma • Sponsored by Celegene Corporation • Mentor: Dr. Francisco Kerdel Publications (peer-reviewed): • L Stirling, RS Kirsner. August 2010. Evidence-based pemphigus treatment? Journal of investigative dermatology; 130 (8): 1963. • L Stirling, RS Kirsner. September 2010. Is your patient with neurofibromatosis likely to develop a malignancy? Journal of investigative dermatology; 130 (9): 2160. Poster Presentation at the Medical Dermatologic Society 2011 • LA Stirling, A Abuchar, M Vitiello, A Grant, FA Kerdel. Preliminary results of an open-label pilot study of Lenalidomide (Revlimid) as adjuvant treatment for refractory cutaneous T cell lymphoma. Presentation at the American Academy of Dermatology • LA Stirling, RH Johr, GW Elgart. March 2010. Meyerson Phenomenon. • Gross and Microscopic Presentation Symposium Poster Presentation at the Society of Dermatologic Surgery • LA Stirling, S Mehta, PK Lee. October 2006. Treatment of Striae Distensae Using Photodynamic Therapy. Medical Student Research Project • Atopic Dermatitis-like Skin Rash in Pediatric Heart Transplant Patients • Mentor: Dr. Maria Hordinsky, University of Minnesota, Department of Dermatology, 2005-2006 INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCE Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden • Dermatology Rotation Abroad October-November 2006 PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATION/ACTIVITIES American Academy of Dermatology Women’s Dermatologic Society Lectured for Dermatology Course for Second-year Medical Students Camillus House Dermatology Clinic Volunteer Florida Keys Health Fair Volunteer for Skin Cancer Screening HOBBIES Trail and Road Running, Avid Reader, Mother and Military Wife

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