Dr. Catherine Pointon, MD

Dr. Catherine Pointon, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Catherine Pointon, MD is a dermatologist in Charlotte, NC and has been practicing for 28 years. She graduated from New York Med Coll in 1990 and specializes in dermatology.

12611 N Community House Rd Ste 102

Charlotte, NC 28277

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fungal Nail Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

33  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

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


  • 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
18 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

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Dr. Pointon's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

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...more
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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...more
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Been going to Catherine Pointon for years. Always good service and feel confident in her knowledge. Very friendly staff to help great doctor!
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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...more
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Excellent physician. Very thorough. I trust and like her very much.
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