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Information as of 01/16/2018

Last Updated by Licensee on 05/04/2017

Kathleen Jeanne Smith - MD
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Public Action: Yes
See: Actions-Adverse & Administrative Tab

Licensee General Information
Practice Information
Education, Certifications & Area of Practice
Memberships, Honors, Awards, & Public Service
Academic Appointments & Publications
Actions - Adverse & Administrative
Licensee General Information
Active License
Reason CodeLicense NumberSubcategoryIssue DateExpire Date
 200400601 05/20/2004 
Inactive License
North Carolina Hospital Admitting Privileges
Out of State Active/Inactive Licenses
North Carolina
South Carolina
Out of Country Active/Inactive Licenses
None Reported
Practice Information
Dermatology Specialists of Atlanta
1670 Scott Blvd, Ste 212
Decatur, GA 30033
Days patients are seen at this practice:
Practice philosophy: I currently practice dermatopathology evaluating biopsies submitted to our institution.
Non-English languages in which office is able to provide clinical services (e.g. Hindi, Spanish):
Non-English languages in which practitioner is able to provide clinical services (e.g. Hindi, Spanish):
Participates in Medicare: Yes
Accepting new Medicare Patients: Yes
Participates in Medicaid:
Accepting new Medicaid Patients:
Uses electronic medical records: Yes
Education, Certifications & Area of Practice
Medical School
University of Iowa College of MedicineYear of Graduation:1975
Post Graduate Training
"Last Year of Training" does not necessarily mean that the licensee completed his/her training program. (In NC, a physician can be licensed without completing such a program.)
InstitutionSpecialtyStateCountryTraining ProgramLast Year of Training
Walter Reed Army Medical CenterDermatologic ImmunologyDCUSAFellowship1991
Armed Forces Institute of PathologyDermatopathologyDCUSAFellowship1986
Walter Reed Army Medical CenterDermatologyDCUSAResidency1981
Elyria Memorial HospitalInternshipOHUSAInternship1976
Current Board Certification and Year of Certification/Recertification
Physicians should not list non-ABMS or non-AOA specialty boards unless the board meets the criteria set forth in the NC Medical Board’s Advertising and Publicity Position Statement.

Dermatological Immunology1991
Area of Practice
Area Of PracticePrimary Area of Practice
Dermatology Yes
Dermatology - Clinical & Laboratory
Dermatology - Dermatological Immunology
Dermatology Immunology
Membership, Honors, Awards & Public Service
Current Membership in Medical Professional Organizations
None Reported
Honors and Awards
None Reported
Professional Service
None Reported
Academic Appointments & Publications
Current Academic Appointments
TitleInstitutionCity, StateCountry
Clinical Professor of DermatologyEmory UniversityAtlanta, GAUSA
None Reported
Section 1. Adverse Actions
North Carolina Medical Board Public Actions
This section indicates whether the North Carolina Medical Board has taken adverse public action regarding the licensee. Click on the link or links below to see an electronic copy of public documents associated with the licensee.

Certain public documents, such as hearing transcripts, are listed but are not posted on the site. If the record indicates a transcript is available, it may be obtained by contacting the Board.

NCMB public actions are posted on this site indefinitely.
05/22/2007Consent Order View
04/24/2007Affidavit of Service View
04/13/2007Notice of Charges and Allegations; Notice of Hearing View
Other Regulatory Board or Agency Public Actions
This section indicates whether a regulatory authority other than NCMB has taken public action against the licensee. Out-of-state medical board actions are posted on this website indefinitely. Actions by regulatory agencies such as Medicare, Medicaid, the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, etc., are posted for a period of seven years, from the date of the action.
DateName of Board / AgencyAction TakenLink
05/17/2007Pennsylvania State Board of MedicineReprimand, $500 fine due to Georgia Board action View
09/15/2006Georgia Composite Medical BoardReprimand, $500 fine View
Health Care Institution Suspensions and Revocations
None Reported

Section 2. Administrative Actions
Actions listed in this section are considered non-disciplinary by the Board. In situations where administrative actions are taken, the licensee may not have met certain statutory requirements or may have failed to follow correct administrative procedures.
North Carolina Medical Board Reentry Agreement
None Reported
North Carolina Special Purpose Licensing Agreement
None Reported
Malpractice Information
None Reported
Misdemeanor/DUI/DWI Conviction Information
None Reported
Felony Conviction Information
None Reported