Dr. Carson


Lee Smith Carson, M.D., Ph.D

Board Certified by the American Academy of Dermatology
Owner and Operator of Northeast Dermatology, PA

dermatology columbia sc
Married with two daughters and two sons

Former Assistant Professor

USC School of Medicine
Department of Medicine
Division of Dermatology

Former Staff Physician

Columbia Skin Clinic
Columbia, SC
2002-2004

Professional Training
Chief Resident and Dermatology Residency      
Wright State University School of Medicine        
Section of Dermatology
Dayton, OH

Internal Medicine-Preliminary
U.S.C. School of Medicine
Columbia, SC

Education
M.D., U.S.C. School of Medicine
Columbia, SC

M.A.T., University of South Carolina
Magna Cum Laude
Columbia, SC
Major: Science

Ph.D., University of South Carolina      
Columbia, SC
Major: Education Administration

B.S., Clemson University
Clemson, SC
Major: Zoology


Medical School:
Alpha Omega Alpha
Admission Committee  
Medical Student Association President
George Walker Waring Scholarship (2 years)
Red Fox Scholarship
SC Medical Association Scholarship (2 years)          
Columbia Medical Society/Auxiliary Scholarship
Todd Medical Foundation Scholarship
Clinical Practice Community Project Winner
A. Hines McWaters Medical Scholarship
Janet M. Glasgow Memorial Achievement Citation

Education Professional:
District Teacher of the Year/Richland One
Teacher of the Year/Dreher High School
Assistant Principal for AC Flora High School
Outstanding Biology Teacher in S.C.; 2nd place
National Tandy Technology Scholar
Established Richland One Teacher Forum

Volunteer Activities
Skin Cancer Prevention/Lecture series
Medical Mission Trips to Nicaragua
Volunteer at Columbia Free Clinic (Monthly)


Research and Publications:
Dermatology for the MIII Clerkship Rotations
Co-authored with David Rodwell, MIII,
An interactive CD-ROM for medical student education, 2006

A Case of Mastocytosis
Co-authored with Virgina Butler-Taylor, 2006

Contributor to AMKSAP 3rd Edition@;
Reviewer for Dermatology section,
2/2005

A Case of Squamous Cell Carcinoma Arising in Hidradenitis Suppurativa.
Poster Presentation. American Academy of Dermatology,
Annual Meeting 2000, Nashville, TN.

Disseminate Infundibulofolliculitis: A Case Study

A Local Forum in the Making: Richland School District One. Center Point .
(1993). South Carolina Center for Teacher Recruitment, 1, p.8.

The Saftey Characteristics in High School Science Laboratories, 1991
What Is And What Should Be.@ Doctoral Dissertation, USC, Columbia, SC. 1992.

Professional Organizations:
American Academy of Dermatology
Diplomate, American Board of Dermatology (October 2002)
American Medical Association
South Carolina Medical Association
South Carolina Dermatology Association
Columbia Medical Society