Brian Kirmse, MD Genetic Specialist


Languages Spoken

  • English


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Board of Med. Genetics/Clinical Genetics
  • American Brd of Med Genetics/Clin Biochemical Gen
Education & Training

Education & Training

  • MD, 2001
    University of Miami School of Medicine
  • BS, 1997
    University of Miami
Patient Stories

Patient Stories: Brian Kirmse, MD

Ashley's Story

"We love going to Children's National. The first visit was very hard since we found out about the diagnosis, but after that we have only had good visits. My daughter loves going there."

Myles's Story

"We will always be grateful for Children's National and for all the miracle workers they provide."

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

Resolution of cor pulmonale after medical management in cblCtype Methylmalonic Aciduria with Homocystinuria

(2009) Cases Journal

High prevalence of structural heart disease in children with cblCtype methylmalonic aciduria and homocystinuria

(2009) Molecular Genetics and Metabolism

HIV Protease Inhibitors Inhibit Growth of Plasmodium Spp

(2009) Journal of Infectious Disease

Newborn screening and early biochemical followup in combined methylmalonic aciduria and homocystinuria cblC type and utility of methionine as a secondary screening analyte

(2009) Molecular Genetics and Metabolism

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Jake's Story

"We can imagine what you are going through, and please don't give up. You are your child's only advocate, in addition to the doctors that you will bond with along the way. They will help you through it all."

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