Brett Andrew King, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Dermatology; Medical Director, Yale Dermatology-Middlebury

Physician Biography

Dr. Brett King is Assistant Professor of Dermatology, specializing in skin diseases recalcitrant to first-line therapies. He also conducts investigator-initiated clinical trials to try to identify new treatments for skin disorders. He sees patients at Yale Dermatology Associates in New Haven, Yale Dermatology-Middlebury, and the West Haven VA.

He is experienced with the use of systemic medications including retinoids, methotrexate, cyclosporine, azathioprine (Imuran®), mycophenolate mofetil (Cellcept®), tofacitinib (Xeljanz®), and the ‘biologics’(e.g. etanercept (Enbrel®), adalimumab (Humira®), infliximab (Remicade®) and ustekinumab (Stelara®)) as well as phototherapy.

Dr. King received his B.A. at the University of California at Santa Cruz, his Ph.D. from Stanford University and his M.D. from Yale University School of Medicine. He completed medicine internship at Massachusetts General Hospital and dermatology residency at Yale University School of Medicine.

Patient Care

Accepts new patients? Yes
Patient Type: Adult; Adolescent; Child; Geriatric
Referrals: From physicians only

Patient Care Organizations

Dermatology: Medical Dermatology: Middlebury Dermatology Director; Yale Dermatology Associates

Yale Medicine

Office of Cooperative Research

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology AB of Dermatology (2009)

Clinical Trials

Conditions Study Title
Diseases of the Integumentary System, Diseases of the Musculoskeletal System Topical Tofacitinib for the Treatment of Alopecia Areata and Its Variants

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Contact Info

Brett Andrew King, MD, PhD
Patient Care Locations
Yale Dermatology AssociatesDoctors Building
2 Church Street South, Ste 3rd floor

New Haven, CT 06519
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Yale Dermatology - Middlebury1625 Straits Turnpike, Ste Suite 306
Middlebury, CT 06762
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Mailing Address
2 Church St South
Suite 305

New Haven, CT 06519