James Neiner, MD

James R Neiner, MD, Major, Army

Name: James R Neiner, MD, Major, Army

USU Department of Primary Appointment: 
Associate Program Director, SAUSHEC Dermatology
Faculty Rank: 
Assistant Professor
San Antonio Military Medical Center, TX

Research Interests:
Mohs Surgery

Office Phone: 
(210) 292-3376


2013-2014 Dermatologic Surgery Specialists: Macon, GA : Fellowship in Mohs Surgery

2007-2010 San Antonio Military Medical Center: San Antonio, TX: Dermatology Residency

2006-2007 San Antonio Military Medical Center: San Antonio, TX: Transitional Internship

2002-2006 F. Edward Hébert School of Medicine : Bethesda, MD: Doctor of Medicine

1997-1999 University of North Florida: Jacksonville, FL: Bachelor of Arts in Education

Representative publications, projects, and/or deployments

  • Elected to Medical School Honor Society: AOA
  • Top 10% of graduating medical school class
  • Medical School Awards: Pathology, Pharmacology, Pharmacology, Preventive Medicine, Microbiology & Infectious Diseases, Human Behavior
  • Meritorious Service Medal 2013
  • Battalion Surgeon 2011: Kandahar, Afghanistan


  • Hardin CA, Neiner JR., How We Do It: 3-Nick Technique for Mohs Tissue Mapping. Dermatol Surg. 2017 Dec 28.
  • Willardson H, Buck S, Neiner J. Linear Atrophy and Vascular Fragility Following Ultrasound-Guided Triamcinolone Injection for DeQuervain’s Tendonitis. Dermatology Online Journal. Jan 2017: Issue 23-1
  • Laurent KJ, Beachkofsky TM, Loyd A, Neiner JR. J Fam Pract. 2017 Dec;66(12):765-767.
  • Neiner J, Whittemore D, Hivnor C. Buried Alive: Functional eccrine coils buried under scar tissue? Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 2011; 65(3): 661-663
  • Dearborn H, BA, MA, Neal D, DO, Fillman E, MD Neiner J, MD Asymptomatic, Slowly Growing Papule on the Nipple. Cutis Accepted for publication 5/5/2017