Born and raised in the central Texas area, Dr. Ilse attended Texas A&M University and graduated summa cum laude with a degree in microbiology. He continued is education at the Texas A&M College of Medicine, where he graduated with honors.
Following medical school, Dr. Ilse completed an intern year in internal medicine at Texas A&M Health Science Center – Scott & White in Temple, Texas, prior to heading to New York City for his dermatology residency. During his training at the New York Medical College Department of Dermatology, he served as the chief resident in his final year. Dr. Ilse is a board-certified dermatologist whose interests include pediatric and adult medical dermatology, skin cancer treatment and prevention, dermatological surgery, and cosmetic procedures.