Kathryn Potter

Assistant Professor

Kathryn Potter

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Dermatology


Dr. Potter grew up in Powdersville, South Carolina and completed her undergraduate education at Presbyterian College, graduating valedictorian of her class. She then pursued her medical degree at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, South Carolina. Dr. Potter completed her internal medicine internship and dermatology residency at the University of Florida, serving as chief resident her final year. She received additional fellowship training in Mohs micrographic surgery and dermatologic oncology at the University of Vermont Medical Center under the direction Dr. Glenn Goldman. She has collaborated and co-authored numerous research publications and book chapters with colleagues. Dr. Potter is excited to be back in the southeast, joining the faculty at Augusta University. She is board certified in dermatology and fellowship trained in Mohs surgery.

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  • MD, Medicine Medical University of South Ca, 2014

  • BA, Spanish Language and Literature Presbyterian College, 2009


  • PHY GA Professional Medical BRD, 2019

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • DERM 5003

    Advanced Dermatology
  • RDER 5000

  • DERM 5001

    Dermatology Externship


Selected Recent Publications

  • Cadaveric Simulation for Dermatologic Surgery Training., 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Sunless tanner caused persistent hyperpigmented patches on the hands., 2020
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Repair of a Deep Auricular Wound., 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Discrepancy in the risk stratification and subsequent AUC scoring of primary versus recurrent superficial nonmelanoma skin cancer., 2019
  • Prevention & Treatment of Suboptimal Would Healing and Reconstruction, 2019
    Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-Revised