Dr. Carol Trakimas, DO

Dr. Carol Trakimas, DO

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. Carol Trakimas, DO is a dermatologist in Raleigh, NC and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1992 and specializes in dermatology.Read her story

9104 Falls of Neuse Rd Ste 310

Raleigh, NC 27615

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Trakimas performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Birthmark
very high
more than 87% of peers
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
high
more than 84% of peers
Benign Tumor
high
more than 81% of peers

Dr. Trakimas's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Trakimas' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Trakimas "Dr. Carol A. Trakimas is a board-certified Dermatologist with 20 years' of experience. In addition to her Doctorate in Medicine, she holds Bachelor and Master Degrees in science. Dr. Trakimas completed her internship and residency training at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center and was a Lieutenant Colonel in the United States Army, where she provided medical and dermatology care to our troops and their families. Dr. Trakimas is a Diplomat of the American Board of Dermatology, a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, and member of the North Carolina Dermatology Association and other medical societies."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Trakimas "EVERY DAY I AM ENGAGED IN EDUCATING PATIENTS ABOUT THEIR SKIN, UTILIZING THE LATEST TECHNIQUES, PRODUCTS, AND PROCEDURES TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN THEIR LIVES."

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

21  Conditions Treated

3  Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Walter Reed Army Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Nat'l Capital Consortium
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Walter Reed Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Trakimas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Trakimas' Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Trakimas to family and friends
21 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Trakimas' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Terrible. She gave me a product which is effective for my face, but offered little else. She also tried to convince me that the sun here is as strong as the sun at the Equator. Sight your source, lady. Her staff was awful. The person do the prelim had a thick accent and was hard to understand...more
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Consummate professional! Best in class!!
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I'm so enthusiastic about Dr. Trakimas and her Practice! I have been a member of her Practice for over ten years, her knowledge of the intricacies on how to care for my health needs is very impressive. In addition to Dr. Trakimas' capabilities to interact very well with me , I have found her to be...more
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Dr. T is very compassionate with my sensitive skin. She actually listens to my concerns. She helped me in being diagnosed with an autoimmune disease! She recognized this disease and is helping me with managing it. I feel very fortunate to have been going to her with improving my skin and needing...more
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Dr. Trakimas is the best dermotolgist I have ever seen. I have several skin conditions that are allergy related and she has helped me resolve them. She is compassionate and takes the time to listen to you so that you walk out feeling like you have been heard and that help is on the way. She is also...more
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