Emily Anne Merkel, M.D.

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  • Assistant Professor of Dermatology


Dermatology, Mohs Micrographic Surgery, Reconstruction After Skin Cancer, Skin Cancer Surgery ...read more

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Sibley Medical Building

Appointment Phone: 410-955-5933
5215 Loughboro Road NW
Suite 140
Washington, DC 20016 map
Phone: 410-955-5933 | Fax: 202-660-7082


Emily Merkel is a dermatologist and Mohs micrographic surgeon in the Johns Hopkins Department of Dermatology who practices at Sibley Memorial Hospital. Dr. Merkel’s areas of clinical expertise include Mohs surgery, complex facial reconstruction following skin cancer surgery, and surgical removal of benign and malignant skin lesions. She also sees patients needing general dermatology services, and specializes in providing skin cancer screening for high-risk individuals, including those with a personal or family history of melanoma or organ transplant.

She received her undergraduate and medical degrees from Vanderbilt University. During medical school, she pursued a research fellowship in melanoma and pigmented lesions at Northwestern University. She completed her internship in internal medicine at The University of Chicago and dermatology residency at Northwestern University, where she served as chief resident. Following residency, Emily completed a fellowship in micrographic surgery and dermatologic oncology at Indiana University.

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  • Assistant Professor of Dermatology

Departments / Divisions



  • MD; Medicine; Vanderbilt University School of Medicine (2017)


  • Dermatology; McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University (2021)


  • Micrographic Surgery and Dermatologic Oncology; Indiana University Medical Center (2022)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Dermatology (Dermatology) (2021)

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