Director, Division of Adolescent Medicine
Nicklaus Children’s Pediatric Specialists Chief, Section of Adolescent Medicine
Dr. Comkornruecha is employed by Nicklaus Children’s Pediatric Specialists, the physician-led group practice of Nicklaus Children’s Health System. He is the director of the Division of Adolescent Medicine and Nicklaus Children’s Pediatric Specialists chief for the Section of Adolescent Medicine at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital. Dr. Comkornruecha earned his medical degree from the University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center in Memphis. He completed his residency in pediatrics and a fellowship in adolescent medicine at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital. His clinical interests include the medical treatment of eating disorders, polycystic ovarian syndrome and adolescent male health issues.
Dr. Comkornruecha is board certified in pediatrics and adolescent medicine. He is a member of the Society of Adolescent Health and Medicine, and the Academy for Eating Disorders. Dr. Comkornruecha has lectured on a wide range of topics, including male teen health, eating disorders, menstrual irregularities and pre-participation sports examinations. His work has been published in peer-reviewed journals and he is frequently quoted as a subject-matter expert in the media.
Dr. Comkornruecha sees patients at the Nicklaus Children’s Hospital main campus.