Dr. Tyring was born and raised in Indiana, and he received his undergraduate degree from Indiana State University. He went on to obtain his Master’s Degree from Abilene Christian University, his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch, his doctorate from Texas Tech University. He completed his dermatology residency at University of Alabama. After completion of his training, he returned to Texas to establish Dermatological Association of Texas and Center for Clinical Studies.
Stephen K. Tyring, M.D., Ph.D., is board certified by the American Board of Dermatology and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, Infectious Disease Society of America, as well as the American Federation for Clinical Research. He sits on several editorial boards and serves as a reviewer for a number of journals including the New England Journal of Medicine, Lancet, Antiviral Research, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, Archives of Dermatology, Journal of Infectious Diseases and Annals of Internal Medicine.
A principal investigator for over 200 successfully completed clinical trials, Dr. Tyring’s research interests include the therapy and prevention of various mucocutaneous diseases, especially those disorders with an infectious and/or immunological basis. Dr. Tyring is the author of over 1000 journal articles and book chapters as well multiple books.