Dr. Catherine Pointon, MD

Dermatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 54
(18)
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Dr. Catherine Pointon, MD
Dr. Catherine Pointon, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Charlotte, NC. She is 54 years old and has been practicing for 27 years.

Charlotte Office

12611 N Community House Rd Ste 102

Charlotte, NC 28277

Contact Information

(704) 544-8200

Dr. Catherine Pointon, MD

Dr. Catherine Pointon, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Dr. Pointon's Experience

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Dr. Pointon's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Dermatology
  • Board certified in Dermatology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Dermatology
1

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
33

Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Boil
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Dermatitis
  • Folliculitis
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Plantar Wart
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Warts

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Procedures

  • Acne Surgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving 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

  • New York Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • North Shore University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Ny Med College
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pointon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pointon's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pointon to family and friends
4.0
based on 18 total reviews (6 with comments)
Dr. Pointon's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (6)
Charlotte, NC |
Compared to other dermatologists Dr. Pointon basically sucked. I never felt like I was getting the attention I needed while on the most extreme medication, accutane. I had dermatitis & she misdiagnosed it saying it was only a dry spot and she can't give me a steroid for it (it got worse). My next dermatologist was confused by this & immediately gave me medication for it. I always felt like there were loose ends & my questions were never fully answered, always in a rush. Definitely not the best.
in Chester, SC |
I had been to several dermatologist before being recommended by a friend to Dr. Catherine Pointon approximately 6 years ago. She has a very caring and professional bedside manner. Makes you feel very comfortable and is very thorough during your appointments/visits with her. I am blessed to have found the right Dermatologist for my condition. Highly recommend her!
in Charlotte, NC |
Been going to Catherine Pointon for years. Always good service and feel confident in her knowledge. Very friendly staff to help great doctor!
Dr. Pointon did a good job while I visited but the follow through has been the worse I have ever experienced. They took a week to send prescription. When they finally sent it, the pharmacy doesn't mail it to my state. Great job on thoroughness. Jennifer was responsible for this. I called told her first thing in the morning and she said she would call me back. She never called back. It has now been 16 days since my visit and still no medicine for my condition. Jennifer needs a new line of work.
in Charlotte,NC |
Excellent physician. Very thorough. I trust and like her very much.
in Charlotte, NC |
Selfish with customer's money, did not know about accutane causing IBS and never cared about patient developing IBS (because of it - nor she bothered helping customers).
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Dr. Pointon accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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