U.S. Dermatology Partners
Dr. Megan Lent
Dr. Megan Lent is a board-certified dermatologist that specializes in medical and cosmetic dermatology with a clinical interest in adult and pediatric dermatology. She completed her undergraduate studies and earned her medical degree from the University of Missouri—Columbia School of Medicine. She completed her internal medicine internship and dermatology residency at Southern Illinois University in Springfield, Illinois, where she served as chief resident her final year. In addition, Dr. Lent was awarded the “Outstanding PGY-1 Resident of the Year” award.
Born and raised in Chillicothe, Missouri, Dr. Lent attended Chillicothe High School, where she was active in sports and class valedictorian. Dr. Lent is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology and Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society and has co-authored multiple medical articles in peer-reviewed literature. She currently treats general dermatology patients and performs simple excisions in our Overland Park office and in her hometown at our Chillicothe office.
Outside of work, Dr. Lent and her husband, also a Chillicothe native, keep busy raising their two active children. They love to travel, spend time with family and friends as well as cheer on their favorite teams, the Mizzou Tigers, Kansas City Chiefs, and Kansas City Royals.
Specialties and Affiliations
American Academy of Dermatology
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society