Patrick M. Ellison, M.D.
Dr. Patrick M. Ellison, a native of Eugene, Oregon, graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Organic and Biochemistry from the University of Oregon where he was elected to the National Chemistry Honor Society, Phi Lambda Upsilon. He received his medical doctorate from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, and was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the medical honor society. Dr. Ellison completed his resident training in dermatology at the San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium where he served as Chief Dermatology Resident. He was selected by his peers, faculty, and mentors for the prestigious Monte Lewis award, given to the resident that embodies the highest standards of professionalism, compassion, mentorship, and scholarship in the field of dermatology.
Dr. Ellison completed his fellowship training in Mohs Micrographic Surgery, Cutaneous Oncology and Facial Plastic Reconstruction at the University of Pittsburgh in 2013, under the direction of Dr. David G. Brodland and Dr. John A. Zitelli.
Following fellowship training, Dr. Ellison was appointed to the San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium as Director of Mohs Micrographic Surgery for the residency program and Consultant to the USAF Surgeon General for the field of Dermatology.
Dr. Ellison is board certified in dermatology, an associate of the American College of Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology, and a Fellow in the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery. He has authored several publications and was the principle investigator for a national multi-center study characterizing the use of Mohs surgery in the treatment of Melanoma. He has lectured at national dermatology and dermatologic surgery meetings. He most recently served on the Board of Directors for the Association of Military Dermatologists and continues as an active Member.
Dr. Ellison served as Chief of Dermatology at MacDill AFB Medical Clinic from 2006 to 2012. He also completed the USAF Aerospace Medicine Primary Course and served as a USAF Flight Surgeon for two years, deploying overseas with U2 detachments during Operation Southern Watch, Enduring Freedom, and Iraqi Freedom.
Dr. Ellison has completed three Iron Man triathlon events.
- Associate of the American College of Mohs Surgery
- Fellow of the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery
- Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology
- Board Certified by the American Board of Dermatology
- Graduate of Uniformed Service School of the Health Sciences, Bethesda Maryland, 2000
- Residency Training
- Internship, USAF David Grant Medical Center at Travis AFB, CA, 2000-2001
- Dermatology, San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium, 2006
- Heath Care Participation
Dr. Ellison participates with most Hawaii health care plans including HMOs, PPOs, VA, and TRICARE
- Medicare Participation
- Dr. Ellison participates in Medicare
- CME Recognition Award
- Alpha Omega Alpha
- Dermatology Consultant to the U.S. Air Force Surgeon General
- Chief Resident and recipient, Monte Lewis Award for outstanding dermatology resident, 2006
- Director, Mohs Micrographic Surgery, San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium
- Member, Board of Directors, Association of Military Dermatologists
- Honolulus Best Doctors
- Queens Medical Center