Kevin Broderick, M.D.
FellowshipGeorgetown University Hospital/Washington Hospital Center/The Retina Group of Washington
ResidencyWalter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD
Dr. Broderick’s latest medical appointment–being selected as a Vitreoretinal Fellow in The Retina Group of Washington-Georgetown University-Washington Hospital Center program–is simply the latest stop on a professional journey that has already included several outstanding accomplishments. An honors graduate of the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, whose Cadet Performance Rating was #19 out of close to 1,000 cadets, he earned his medical degree at Johns Hopkins before arriving at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. It was there that he completed his residency (as Chief Resident) in the National Capital Consortium Ophthalmology program before being appointed an Assistant Professor of Surgery at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences and a Comprehensive Ophthalmologist at Brooke Army Medical Center at Ft. Sam Houston in Texas.
Serving as lead or co-investigator in studies on Combat Ocular Trauma and Retreatment Outcomes following previous Laser Refractive Surgery are among Dr. Broderick’s most prominent research activities. His list of contributions to peer-reviewed publications is impressive and his extensive poster & podium presentations resume features appearances at the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society Annual Meeting and the International Society of Refractive Surgery.
Board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, Dr. Broderick is the recipient of a variety of medical and military awards/honors. In addition to his Chief Residency at Walter Reed, he was a Rhodes Scholar Finalist and the recipient of both the Superintendent’s Award for Excellence and the Distinguished Cadet Award at West Point. He also was awarded the Joint Service Commendation Medal and was the top graduate of his U.S. Army Air Assault School class.