Dr. William Henghold

William B. Henghold, M.D. has dedicated his dermatologic surgery practice to patients with tumors of the skin. He is a fellowship trained Mohs Micrographic Surgeon with over 10 years experience in Dermatology. In 2005, Dr. Henghold assumed the practice of Justin L. Shields, MD, FA, retaining the experienced professional staff known as the SunBeams and the outstanding office facility.

A "military brat" and former resident of NW Florida, he attended Niceville High School while his father was stationed at Eglin AFB. Furthering his education in Ohio, he graduated Magna Cum Laude from The University of Dayton with a degree in chemistry. In 1992 Dr. Henghold earned his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine with honors. His path of excellence continued with a residency in Dermatology at University Hospitals of Cleveland. Dr. Henghold finished his formal medical and surgical training at Vanderbilt University Medical Center with a one year fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology.

Dr. Henghold served honorably on active duty for eight years in the U.S. Army Medical Corps, receiving numerous awards and decorations, and achieving the rank of Lieutenant Colonel.  Throughout his distinguished military career he held a number of leadership positions, including Chief of Department of Medicine at Martin Army Community Hospital in Fort Benning, Georgia.  He completed his military tour as Chief of Dermatology at Tripler Army Medical Center, Hawaii.  He holds academic appointment as Assistant Professor of Dermatology at F. Edward Hébert School of Medicine, Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences.

Dr. Henghold’s commitment to education is apparent in his research and publications, including multiple journal articles as well as chapters in current medical textbooks related to dermatologic surgery.  In addition, he has lectured at numerous educational meetings and seminars.  He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, member of the American College of Mohs  Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology, and various other medical societies.  Dr. Henghold maintains licensure in both Florida and Hawaii.