Dr. Catherine Kassens, MD

Dr. Catherine Kassens, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 70
Dr. Catherine Kassens, MD is a dermatologist in Wilmington, NC and has been practicing for 41 years. She graduated from Washington Univ Sch Of Med in 1973 and specializes in dermatology.

1984 S 16th St Ste 1

Wilmington, NC 28401

Contact Information

(910) 762-3655

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Herpes Simplex Infection
very high
more than 96% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
very high
more than 89% of peers
Excision of Skin Lesion
more than 81% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

26  Conditions Treated

4  Procedures

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


  • Washington Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Jewish Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Barnes Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kassens has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kassens' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kassens to family and friends
5 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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Dr. Kassens' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Came for treatment of actinic keratosis and another condition. She treated them both effectively. Best thing about her is she spent plenty of time with me, asked many questions to make sure she understood what I had come there for. She did NOT bring a computer into the room, but took noted by...more
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WARNING and BEWARE, I came in for a simple small lesion removal and she left me a permanent scare away from the lesion and did not remove the lesion around my lip. She's not good with her hands and eyes to do surgical work. I could have done a better job, if I did the work myself. ...more
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I would highly recommend Dr. Kassens. She is very knowledgeable with what type of skin problems one may have. I have seen Dr.Kassens several times over a period of many years and she is still one of the best Dermatologist one can be seen by.
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