Dr. James Polo
Dr. Sean Murphy
Dr. Scott McClellan
Dr. Carrie Hall

Kim Rikard PA-C
Justin Loucks PA-C
Lauren Thomas PA-C

Cosmetic Services
Dr. Cynthia Polo
Dr. Sean Murphy


Stacy Locklear
Manager of Operations

Locations:
2115 Neuse Blvd.
New Bern NC 28560
Ph: (252) 633-4461
Fax: (252) 633-6016

518 Plaza Blvd.
Suite 2
Kinston NC 28501
Ph: (252) 686-0991
Fax: (252) 633-6016

3332 Bridges St.
Suite 3-B
Morehead City NC 28557
Ph: (252) 622-4378
Fax: (252) 633-6016

39-A Office Park Dr.
Jacksonville NC 28546
Ph: (910) 333-9337
Fax: (252) 633-6016

About the Providers

Dermatology Associates of Coastal Carolina is a full service dermatology practice dedicated to providing comprehensive skin care including general medical dermatology, skin cancer surgery, MOHS Surgery for complicated skin cancers in cosmetically challenging locations, as well as cosmetic services.

Dr. James M. PoloDr. James M. Polo

Dr. James Polo graduated from the United States Naval Academy and attended the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences in Bethesda, Maryland, earning a Doctorate of Medicine. He completed Dermatology Residency at the Naval Medical Center in San Diego, California. He was stationed as a Dermatologist at Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune for seven years. During that time, he served as Chairman of the Department of Dermatology and Specialty Advisor to the Navy Surgeon General. Dr. Polo is Board Certified in Dermatology and a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. He is a member, and a Fellow of the American Society for Mohs Surgery.

Dr. Sean J. MurphyDr. Sean J. Murphy

Dr. Sean Murphy graduated from the United States Naval Academy in 1992 and earned his medical degree at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1996. He completed his Dermatology Residency at the National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland. Prior to joining Dermatology Associates of Coastal Carolina he was Chairman of the Department of Dermatology at Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune. Dr. Murphy is Board Certified in Dermatology and a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. He is a member of the American Society for MOHS Surgery, the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery and the North Carolina Dermatology Association.

 

Dr. Scott McClellanDr. Scott McClellan

Dr. Scott McClellan is the primary provider for our Kinston office. He graduated from the United States Naval Academy in 1993 and Ohio State University College of Medicine. He completed Dermatology Residency at Naval Medical Center in San Diego, California and Dermatopathology Fellowship at University of California, Los Angeles. Dr. McClellan is Board Certified in Dermatology and a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology.

 

Dr. Carrie HallDr. Carrie Hall

Dr. Hall is a graduate of the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences and completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Arizona. She completed her Dermatology Residency at the National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, MD. Dr. Hall is board certified in Dermatology and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. She has served as the Chief of Internal Medicine and Division Head for Dermatology at the Naval Hospital at Camp Lejeune, NC.

 

Dr. Cynthia A. Polo, M.D.Cynthia A. Polo, M.D.

Dr. Cynthia Polo staffs the Cosmetic Dermatology and Skin Rejuvenation Center. A graduate of Villanova University in Villanova, Pennsylvania, she graduated medical school at the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences in Bethesda, Maryland. Dr. Polo has been trained in non-invasive cosmetic procedures and laser surgery and works together with all of our physicians in order to seamlessly integrate cosmetic dermatology with the patient's medical and surgical skincare.

 

Kimberly RikardKimberly Rikard, Certified Physician Assistant

Kim is a Certified Physician Assistant who graduated from East Carolina University and Duke University with a B.S. in Physician Assistant Studies and a Masters in Health Sciences in 2001. Since that time she has worked in family practice as well as orthopedics before joining Dermatology Associates of Coastal Carolina in December 2009. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants as well as the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants.

 

Dr. Cynthis PoloJustin Loucks, Certified Physician Assistant

Justin is a Certified Physician Assistant having graduated from East Carolina University with his Master’s degree following his undergraduate studies at UNC Chapel Hill. Prior to joining Dermatology Associates of Coastal Carolina in May of 2016, he worked for an orthopedics practice in the Wilmington, NC area. Justin is looking forward to providing exceptional professional care for our patient’s skin health concerns.

 

Dr. Cynthis PoloLauren Thomas, Certified Physician Assistant

Lauren is a Certified Physician Assistant who graduated from North Carolina State University and Jefferson College of Health Sciences with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Sciences and a Master of Science degree in Physician Assistant Studies. Lauren has worked in Emergency Medicine before joining the Dermatology Associates of Coastal Carolina team in 2016. Lauren is also a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and the North Carolina Academy of Physician Assistants.