Press Release: Two North Carolina Dermatology Practices Join QualDerm Partners

Carolina Mountain Dermatology and Wilson Dermatology Clinic Affiliate with QualDerm’s Larger, Quality-Driven Network  

BRENTWOOD, TN (September 26, 2017) — QualDerm Partners, a company that creates market-leading dermatology practice partnerships through affiliations and de novo development, today announced Carolina Mountain Dermatology and Wilson Dermatology Clinic have joined the company as affiliate practices.

Based in Asheville, NC, Carolina Mountain Dermatology provides general and cosmetic dermatology care as well as Mohs surgery to patients throughout the Asheville region. The practice’s clinical staff includes a general dermatologist, a Mohs surgeon, and a certified physician assistant.

Wilson Dermatology Clinic, located in Wilson, NC, serves communities throughout Eastern North Carolina. Its staff includes a Mohs surgeon, a physician assistant and a nurse practitioner. The practice provides comprehensive dermatology services, including Mohs surgery.

“We chose to affiliate with QualDerm because of their reputation for partnering with outstanding, highly-trained dermatologists,” says David Cogburn, M.D., founder of Carolina Mountain Dermatology. “Affiliating with QualDerm will allow us to continue to deliver patient-centric care while growing our practice at the same time.”

Under the partnership agreements, QualDerm will provide both practices with management support, guidance and capital to expand their services to increase patients’ access to care. QualDerm currently has a total of 15 practice locations in North Carolina, Virginia, Tennessee, and Ohio. The company has plans to expand into other regions by year end.

“We’re excited to have Carolina Mountain and Wilson join QualDerm’s network of high-quality dermatology practices,” says Bill Southwick, Chief Executive Officer of QualDerm. “Both practices have a reputation for delivering outstanding patient care and complement our growing network of well-respected dermatologists. We’re eager to help them expand their services and grow their practices.”

About QualDerm Partners

QualDerm Partners helps top-tier dermatologists position their practices for sustainable growth and profitability. The company creates market-leading practice partnerships through affiliations and de novo development. QualDerm provides the management support, capital, and guidance for growth. Under QualDerm’s True PartnershipSM model, physicians are partners, not employees, and retain their own practice brand. This doctor-driven model is designed to maintain physicians’ clinical autonomy and ensure the highest-quality patient care. QualDerm offers physicians tailored partnership structures to meet their needs, as well as the option to sell their practices.  For more information, visit

About Carolina Mountain Dermatology

Carolina Mountain Dermatology provides highly professional and experienced dermatology care in the Asheville, NC region. The practice has a staff of Board-certified dermatologists, a Fellowship-trained Mohs surgeon, and a certified physician assistant. Founded in 1986, Carolina Mountain Dermatology gives patients access to general dermatology and advanced skin cancer care, as well as a variety of aesthetician services. For more information, visit

About Wilson Dermatology Clinic

Wilson Dermatology Clinic has served the Eastern North Carolina region for more than 30 years. The practice provides general dermatology as well as advanced skin cancer treatment. The practice’s staff includes a Fellowship-trained Mohs surgeon, a physician assistant, and a nurse practitioner. For more information, visit


Andy Mitzen
QualDerm Partners

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