Dr. Karen Trygg Wold joined The Skin Surgery Center in April of 2016 and serves the Hickory office, also known as Hickory Dermatology, where she has practiced since 1998. Dr. Wold has been practicing dermatology for more than 25 years.
Dr. Wold earned her medical degree from Rutgers-New Jersey Medical School in Newark. She graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in Zoology from Duke University in Durham, N.C. Dr. Wold completed residencies in Dermatology at The University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics in Iowa City, Iowa and Internal Medicine at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia.
Dr. Wold is a Fellow of the American Board of Dermatology and American Board of Internal Medicine.
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1980 Duke University
BS in Zoology
magna cum laude
1984 New Jersey Medical School
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
The University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
American Board of Dermatology
American Board of Internal Medicine
1998 – Present
Catawba Dermatology Associates
Associate, Dr. Penny Lowenstein
Locum Tenens, Dr. R. Maharry
CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification
2013 EMA EMR, Modernizing Medicine
1976-1980 Angier B. Duke Scholar
Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society
Journal of American Academy of Dermatology, October 1990 “Blastomycosis-like pyoderma caused by Pseudomonas aeruginosa: report of a case responsive to ciprofloxacin.” Karen J. Trygg, MD & Kathi Madison, MD