QualDerm Partners Expands Network in Virginia – Dr. Stephanie Howerter Joins Martinsville Dermatology and Skin Surgery Center

QualDerm Partners, a company that creates market-leading dermatology practice partnerships through affiliations and de novo development, announced Stephanie Howerter, DO, a board-certified dermatologist and Fellowship-trained Mohs surgeon, has joined Martinsville Dermatology and Skin Surgery Center. Martinsville Dermatology and Skin Surgery Center was previously known as…

American Academy of Dermatology Launches Campaign to Highlight the Importance of Dermatology

As the U.S. population ages, the number of Americans who suffer from skin diseases will continue to rise, according to the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD). Skin diseases can be the first sign of an underlying health condition. Further, many chronic illnesses can lead to…

QualDerm Partners CEO Bill Southwick Named to the 2019 Most Admired CEOs List

Bill Southwick, Chief Executive Officer of QualDerm Partners, a company that creates market-leading dermatology practice partnerships through acquisition and de novo development, was recently recognized by the Nashville Business Journal as one of the area’s Most Admired CEOs. The Nashville Business Journal solicited nominations for…

QualDerm Partners Further Expands Network in Ohio

QualDerm Partners, a company that creates market-leading dermatology practice partnerships through affiliations and de novo development, today announced Dermatology of Central Ohio has joined the company’s network of affiliated physician-owned practices. Dermatology of Central Ohio provides general dermatology and skin cancer care as well as…

QualDerm Partners’ Bill Southwick to Speak at 16th Annual Healthcare and Life Sciences Private Equity and Finance Conference

Bill Southwick, Chief Executive Officer of QualDerm Partners, a company that creates market-leading dermatology practice partnerships through acquisition and de novo development, will be a featured speaker at the 16th Annual Healthcare and Life Sciences Private Equity and Finance Conference. On Wednesday, February 20 at…

QualDerm-affiliated Physician Featured on ACMS Podcast

QualDerm-affiliated physician, Gerardo Marrazzo, MD, who practices at The Skin Surgery Center in Hickory, NC., was recently featured on the “Conversations in Mohs Surgery” ACMS Podcast…

Using DataDerm™ to Seamlessly Report for MIPS

Dermatology World talks with John Albertini, MD, at The Skin Surgery Center in North Carolina and Chris DeGeorge, director of integration and practice operations at QualDerm Partners, about how DataDerm™ has helped ease the burden of MIPS reporting — and earn their practice a bonus. DWW: How long have…

The Skin Surgery Center of Winston-Salem Achieves AAAHC Re-Accreditation

The Skin Surgery Center of Winston-Salem and 3 of its satellite practice locations, The Skin Surgery Center of Greensboro, The Skin Surgery Center of Mt. Airy and Western Piedmont Dermatology, have achieved a 3 year re-accreditation status by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care…

QualDerm Partners Expands its Ohio Network of Affiliated Practices

QualDerm Partners, a company that creates market-leading dermatology practice partnerships through affiliations and de novo development, today announced Barrett & Geiss Dermatology has joined the company’s Ohio network of affiliated physician-owned practices. Under the partnership agreement, QualDerm will provide the practice with management support, guidance…

Two Ohio Dermatology Practices Join the QualDerm Partners Network

QualDerm Partners, a company that creates market-leading dermatology practice partnerships through affiliations and de novo development, today announced Andrew D. Quillin, MD Dermatology and Westerville Dermatology have joined the company’s Ohio network of affiliated physician-owned practices. With these partnerships, QualDerm now has 5 affiliated practice…

Zitelli & Brodland, P.C. Joins QualDerm Partners

QualDerm Partners, a company that creates market-leading dermatology practice partnerships through affiliations and de novo development, today announced Zitelli & Brodland, P.C. has joined the company’s network of affiliated physician-owned practices. Zitelli & Brodland provides state-of-the-art skin cancer and surgical dermatology care, including Mohs surgery.…

Brentwood Dermatology Joins QualDerm Partners

QualDerm Partners, a company that creates market-leading dermatology practice partnerships through affiliations and de novo development, today announced Brentwood Dermatology has joined the company’s network of affiliated physician-owned practices. Bill McDaniel, MD, a board-certified dermatologist, founded Brentwood Dermatology in 1983. The practice, which serves patients…

QualDerm Partners Expands Network in Ohio

QualDerm Partners, a company that creates market-leading dermatology practice partnerships through affiliations and de novo development, today announced Dermatology of Southeastern Ohio has joined the company’s network of affiliated physician-owned practices. Dermatology of Southeastern Ohio, located in Zanesville, was founded in 1988, by John P.…

Landon Stigall, MD and Erin Stigall, MD Join The Skin Surgery Center, a QualDerm-affiliated Practice

QualDerm Partners, a company that creates market-leading dermatology practice partnerships through affiliations and de novo development, today announced Landon Stigall, MD and Erin Stigall, MD have joined its North Carolina-based affiliate practice The Skin Surgery Center. The physicians will practice at the new Wilmington location,…

Fellowship-trained Mohs Surgeon Joins Wilson Dermatology Clinic, A QualDerm-Affiliated Practice

QualDerm Partners, a company that creates market-leading dermatology practice partnerships through affiliations and de novo development, announced today that Evan Stiegel, MD has joined its affiliated practice Wilson Dermatology Clinic. Wilson Dermatology is located in Wilson, NC. Dr. Stiegel completed a Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous…

QualDerm Partners Expands Its Network of Dermatology Practices in Tennessee

QualDerm Partners, a company that creates market-leading dermatology practice partnerships through affiliations and de novo development, today announced Lebanon Dermatology has joined the company as an affiliate practice. This affiliation marks QualDerm’s nineteenth partnership with physician-owned practices. Founded by Charles A. Mitchell, MD, Lebanon Dermatology…

Bain Dermatology Joins QualDerm Partners

QualDerm Partners, a company that creates market-leading dermatology practice partnerships through affiliations and de novo development, today announced Bain Dermatology has joined the company as an affiliate practice. Based in Raleigh, NC, Bain Dermatology provides general and cosmetic dermatology care as well as Mohs surgery…

QualDerm Partners Expands Physician Engagement; Launches Physician-led Quality Council

QualDerm Partners, a company that creates market-leading dermatology practice partnerships through affiliations and de novo development, today announced the launch of its physician-led Quality Council. John Albertini, MD, FAAD, FACMS, a Mohs surgeon with The Skin Surgery Center, a North Carolina-based QualDerm-affiliated practice, will serve…

QualDerm Partners Chairman Gene Fleming Named a 2018 Health Care Award Winner

Gene Fleming, Chairman of QualDerm Partners, a company that creates market-leading dermatology practice partnerships through acquisition and de novo development, was recently named a 2018 Health Care Award winner by the Nashville Business Journal. Each year, the Nashville Business Journal seeks nominations for this award,…

QualDerm Partners Announces the Opening of a New South Carolina Dermatology Practice

QualDerm Partners, a company that creates market-leading dermatology practice partnerships through affiliations and de novo development, today announced the recent opening of The Skin Surgery Center of Charleston. The company also announced Brian Leach, MD, has joined The Skin Surgery Center of Charleston. The Charleston-based…

Internationally-Renowned Dermatopathologist Joins The Skin Surgery Center, a Qualderm-Affiliated Practice

QualDerm Partners, a company that creates market-leading dermatology practice partnerships through affiliations and de novo development, announced today that Omar P. Sangüeza, M.D. has joined its affiliated practice The Skin Surgery Center. Dr. Sangüeza, an internationally-renowned, board-certified dermatopathologist, serves as a professor and director of…

Two North Carolina Dermatology Practices Join QualDerm Partners

QualDerm Partners, a company that creates market-leading dermatology practice partnerships through affiliations and de novo development, today announced Carolina Mountain Dermatology and Wilson Dermatology Clinic have joined the company as affiliate practices. Based in Asheville, NC, Carolina Mountain Dermatology provides general and cosmetic dermatology care…

QualDerm Partners’ Bill Southwick to Speak at the 12th Annual Healthcare Provider Conference

Bill Southwick, Chief Executive Officer of QualDerm Partners, a company that creates market-leading dermatology practice partnerships through acquisition and de novo development, will be a featured speaker at the 12th Annual Healthcare Provider Conference. On Tuesday, September 12 at 2:45 p.m., Southwick will participate in…

Cumberland Skin Surgery & Dermatology Joins QualDerm Partners

QualDerm Partners, a company that creates market-leading dermatology practice partnerships through affiliations and de novo development, today announced Cumberland Skin Surgery and Dermatology has joined the company as an affiliate practice. Cumberland Skin Surgery and Dermatology, with offices in both Hermitage and Lebanon, Tennessee, provides…

Center for Surgical Dermatology & Dermatology Associates Joins QualDerm Partners

QualDerm Partners, a company that creates market-leading dermatology practice partnerships through affiliations and de novo development, today announced the Center for Surgical Dermatology & Dermatology Associates has joined the company as an affiliate practice. Based in Westerville, Ohio, the Center for Surgical Dermatology & Dermatology…

QualDerm-affiliated Dermatologist Discusses Team Building Tips in the Dermatology Times

Teams don’t happen; they’re built. And they don’t work unless they run smoothly. “I think, as is the case with any line of work, [the team] has to run smoothly or the simplest tasks become difficult,” says Kevin Stein, M.D…

QualDerm Partners’ Bill Southwick to Speak at the Business Owner Symposium in Nashville

Bill Southwick, Chief Executive Officer of QualDerm Partners, a company that creates market-leading dermatology practice partnerships through acquisition and de novo development, will be a featured panelist at the Business Owner Symposium: Preparing for Transition event. During the event, Southwick will participate in the Business…

QualDerm Partners’ Bill Southwick to Speak at the American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting

Bill Southwick, Chief Executive Officer of QualDerm Partners, a company that creates market-leading dermatology practice partnerships through acquisition and de novo development, will be a featured speaker at the American Academy of Dermatology’s 2017 Annual Meeting. On Saturday, March 4 at 1:00 p.m., Southwick will…

Dec. 5, 2016 | North Wilkesboro Dermatology – North Wilkesboro, NC

The Skin Surgery Center is pleased to announce the opening of North Wilkesboro Dermatology on December 5, 2016. Dr. Kevin Stein, a longstanding physician with The Skin Surgery Center, along with two experienced Physician Assistants, will offer comprehensive medical and surgical dermatology services at this…

Nov. 1, 2016 | Lupton Dermatology – Greensboro, NC

Lupton Dermatology Joins The Skin Surgery Center It is our great pleasure to announce that Lupton Dermatology & Skin Care Center joined The Skin Surgery Center on November 1, 2016. Lupton Dermatology will be known as Lupton Dermatology, an affiliate of The Skin Surgery Center.…

QualDerm Partners to Participate in Tennessee Dermatology Society Annual Meeting

QualDerm Leaders Available to Discuss: Investment for Practice Growth, Succession Planning, Physician Recruitment, and Narrowing Payer Networks. QualDerm Partners, a dermatology practice management company, announced today it will participate in the 2016 Tennessee Dermatology Society Annual Meeting…

August 1, 2016 | Triad Dermatology – Winston-Salem, NC

Triad Dermatology Joins The Skin Surgery Center It is our great pleasure to announce that on August 1, 2016, Triad Dermatology will join The Skin Surgery Center. We are thrilled to welcome Dr. Debra Liu, a native of Seattle Washington who is Board-certified in both…

QualDerm Bringing In The Talent

Expanding its bench, our Maryland Farms neighbor QualDerm Partners continues to put a recent (and sizable) shot of capital to good use by adding executives to its leadership team. Todd Falk, COO and Compliance Officer, who recently decamped to QualDerm after spending more than eight…

Partner Practice Highlights Expert Tips on Skin Cancer Prevention & Detection

WFMY — This weekend is the unofficial start of summer! And if you’re already thinking about the beach and the pool, make sure you think about your skin too. Dr. Daniel Pearce from The Skin Surgery Center joined The Good Morning Show this week to…

May 2, 2016 | Galax Dermatology – Galax, VA

Galax Dermatology Joins The Skin Surgery Center It is our great pleasure to announce that on May 2, 2016, Martha L. Wilson, M.D. will be merging her Galax, Virginia-based dermatology practice with The Skin Surgery Center. Formerly known as Martha L. Wilson, M.D., P.A., the…

QualDerm Accelerates Growth with $31.8M in Equity Funding

QualDerm Partners LLC (“QDP”), a dermatology services company, announced today it has raised $31.8 million in growth equity funding from Apple Tree Partners (“ATP”) and Cressey & Company (“Cressey”). The financing will enable QualDerm to strengthen its comprehensive physician support services and accelerate expansion through…

April 1, 2016 | Hickory Dermatology – Hickory, NC

Hickory Dermatology Joins The Skin Surgery Center It is our great pleasure to announce that on April 1st, Hickory Dermatology joins The Skin Surgery Center. We are thrilled to welcome Dr. Richard J. Salomon, M.D. and Dr. Karen Trygg Wold, M.D., Board-certified dermatologists, who share a…

Brentwood Skin Care Venture Raises $30M+

Brentwood skin care venture raises $30M+ Cressey, NY firm lead investors in company run by ex-HealthMark CEO A Brentwood-based company that buys and runs dermatology and skin care practices has raised more than $30 million from an investor group led by Cressey & Co. and…

QualDerm Partners Raises $31.8M for Practice Growth, PE Cressey and VC Apple Tree Back the Transaction

QualDerm Partners LLC, the dermatology services company that acquires majority stakes in practices, has raised $31.8MM in capital from investors including funds affiliated with Cressey & Company and Apple Tree Partners. The Brentwood-based company led by CEO Bill Southwick reported its raise Feb. 8. It…

Sept 21, 2015 | Western Piedmont Dermatology – Morganton, NC

The Skin Surgery Center at Western Piedmont Dermatology welcomes John A. Gantt, PA-C Dr. Baden and Sandy Baden, FNP are retiring from Western Piedmont Dermatology after 29 years of providing quality care to the people of Burke County and the surrounding area. They will be…