September 14th, 2017 by Soderstrom Skin Institute
Soderstrom Skin Institute Welcomes Dermatologist Dr. Kentosh
Soderstrom Skin Institute is proud to welcome Joshua B. Kentosh, DO, FAAD to our medical practice. Dr. Kentosh is board certified by the American Board of Dermatology and part of a growing staff of board certified dermatologists, plastic surgeons, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and certified dermatology nurses at Soderstrom Skin Institute.
He will be providing all facets of dermatology care – medical, cosmetic, and surgical including Mohs Micrographic Skin Cancer Surgery. He is now taking new patients at our Illinois clinics including Peoria, Morton, Normal, Galesburg and Peru.
Dr. Kentosh grew up in Ohio and graduated cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in biology from Indiana Wesleyan University. He received his medical degree from the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2007 where he was a member of the Honor Society.
He completed his dermatology residency at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC) and served for 10 years in the United States Navy as a diving medical officer, staff dermatologist at WRNMMC, and assistant professor of dermatology at the Uniformed Services University (USU).
As the principal investigator of several clinical trials during his time in the military, Dr. Kentosh maintained an interest in clinical research and was actively involved in the dermatology residency teaching program while at WRNMMC and USU.
He has authored numerous publications in dermatology journals and has presented at several regional and national conferences.
Affiliations and Special Interests
Dr. Kentosh is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and member of the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery and American Medical Association. He is also an affiliate member of the American Society for Mohs Surgery.
His research interests include amputation residual limb dermatoses, hyperhidrosis and amputee wound care.