Katherine Wiley Poindexter, graduated from Georgia Southern University with a Bachelor of Science in Biology and a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition and Dietetics. After undergrad she completed a Master of Science in Nutrition and a dietetic internship at the University of North Florida. She then went on to PA school at Nova Southeastern University’s Physician Assistant program in Orlando, FL where she earned a Master of Medical Science in Physician Assistant Studies, graduating with highest honors.
Katherine developed a special interest in dermatology for numerous reasons, including the impact skin cancer has had on her family and the need to have a concerning lesion on her back biopsied. These experiences made her appreciate the importance of regular skin checks to prevent serious complications from skin cancer. Katherine’s daughter was diagnosed with eczema when she was just a month old. As a result, Katherine and her family have gained first-hand experience managing this life-altering condition and other pediatric skin issues on a daily basis. Due to this experience she has developed a special interest in the management of eczema as well as other pediatric skin disorders. Katherine also enjoys helping patients suffering from acne, rosacea, dermatitis and psoriasis.
Katherine has a passion for dermatology and takes great pride in providing high quality care to patients of all ages and helping her patients look and feel their best. Katherine is also a registered dietitian and has an interest in how nutrition impacts overall health and plays a role in various skin conditions. Katherine is married with one daughter and enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, cooking, reading, and being active.