Dr. Kyle Kirkland

Meet Dr. Kirkland

Dr. Kyle Kirkland is an ophthalmologist who specializes in cornea, cataract and refractive surgery.

Dr. Kirkland received his undergraduate degree from Baylor University and completed medical school at the UNT Health Science Center in Fort Worth. He went on to complete ophthalmology residency at the University of Arkansas. After residency, Dr. Kirkland completed a fellowship in cornea and refractive surgery at top US-ranked Duke Eye Center in North Carolina. He received extensive hands-on medical and surgical training with some of the world’s most renowned surgeons in the field of cornea, external disease, and refractive surgery.

Dr. Kirkland grew up the son of an ophthalmologist in West Texas and participated in many mission trips to restore sight in Mexico long before his training. He has operated as a missionary surgeon in Honduras and looks forward to regularly serve on missions around the globe.

Although Dr. Kirkland’s commitment to ophthalmology from an early age has earned him many awards such as the 2018 Mary and Raymond Morris Ophthalmology Residency Award or the 2020 Ophthalmology Resident Teacher of the Year Award, his primary commitment is to provide the patients of the Greater Bryan/College Station area with the region’s top expertise and patient-centered care, putting the patient’s needs first.

 Personal Life:

He and his wonderful wife, Rachael, have three young children that keep them on their toes! Dr. Kirkland enjoys being involved in his children’s activities and following God’s calling on his life. The Kirkland Family is excited to be in College Station and joining the Marr Eye Center!”