Dr. David J. Kirby, MD is a graduate of Wake Forest University and the Wake Forest University School of Medicine. He was commissioned in the US Air Force and began active duty in 2002. He completed his family medicine residency at Eglin Air Force Base in Ft Walton Beach, FL. He served as chief of family medicine at Moody Air Force Base in Valdosta, GA, during which time he was awarded the Officer of the Quarter Award twice, along with the Global War on Terrorism and Meritorious Service medals. After finishing his time with the military, he then completed a fellowship in sports medicine at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital in Albany, GA in 2010 during which he took extensive advanced training in orthopedic ultrasound. He is currently a member of several professional societies, including the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine and the American Academy of Family Practice.
Dr. Kirby’s areas of special interest include:
Platelet-Rich Plasma Therapy
Advanced Concussion Management
Dr. Kirby is originally from Charlotte, NC, and has enjoyed making his home on the beaches of Carteret County since 2010. His recreational interests include running, tennis and scuba diving. He is married to Tisha Kirby and they have 2 children – a daughter Rachel and a son Noah.