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Duke Dermatology Patterson Place

Type:Specialty Clinic
Our dermatology professionals care for adults with a wide variety of skin conditions including skin and skin-related diseases. We also offer treatments for skin concerns related to aging and testing for skin allergies and other dermatological conditions.

Clinic Hours

8:00 am - 5:00 pm 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Closed Closed
Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Duke Medical Plaza Patterson Place
5324 McFarland Dr
Suite 210
Durham, NC 27707-6864

Clinic Hours

8:00 am - 5:00 pm 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Closed Closed
Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Services

We offer the full range of skin services including:

  • Cosmetic treatments including fillers and Botox injections
  • Full-body skin exams
  • Laser treatments for scars, warts, birthmarks, and other skin problems
  • Patch testing
  • Photodynamic therapy to destroy cancerous and precancerous cells
  • Skin biopsies
  • Surgical excisions of moles, lesions, and other abnormal cells

We provide innovative, personalized care for children and adults with the following skin concerns:

  • Acne
  • Contact dermatitis, hives, eczema, psoriasis, and rosacea
  • Excessive sweating and hyperhidrosis
  • Follicular disorders including folliculitis and hidradenitis suppurativa
  • Fungal infections including fungal infection of the nails (onychomycosis)
  • Hair loss and other hair disorders
  • Melasma and other pigmented lesions
  • Oral mucosal diseases such as lichen planus
  • Skin cancers, cutaneous lymphoma, and melanoma
  • Skin conditions related to autoimmune disorders such as sarcoidosis
  • Skin problems affecting the genitals
  • Sun-damaged skin (keratosis)
  • Vitiligo
  • Other nail disorder

Equipment

  • Photodynamic therapy unit
  • Laser unit

Our Providers

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Accepted Insurance

Duke Health contracts with most major health insurance carriers and transplant networks, including the ones listed below. Before scheduling your appointment, we strongly recommend you contact your insurance company to verify that the Duke Health location or provider you plan to visit is included in your network. Your insurance company will also be able to inform you of any co-payments, co–insurances, or deductibles that will be your responsibility. If you proceed in scheduling an appointment and your health insurance benefits do not participate with Duke, your out of pocket liability may be higher. We will contact you regarding your coverage and patient liability. If you are uninsured, learn more about our financial assistance policy.

  • Aetna Choice POS, Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Elect Choice HMO, Aetna Open Access Elect Choice
  • Aetna Health Network Only, Aetna Health Network Option
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Limited Benefit Insurance PPO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS
  • Aetna Medicare Value Plan (HMO)
  • Aetna Medicare Value Plus Plan (HMO)
  • Aetna Medicare Essential Plan (PPO)
  • Aetna Medicare Eagle Plan (PPO)
  • Aetna Open Access HMO, Open Access Aetna Select, Aetna Open Access Managed Choice
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna PCP Coordinated POS Plan
  • Aetna Quality Point of Service (QPOS)
  • Aetna Select HMO
  • Aetna Traditional Choice
  • Aetna Voluntary Indemnity Group Plan
  • Aetna Whole Health – Duke WakeMed WKCC
  • Ambetter of North Carolina
  • Blue Advantage
  • Blue Medicare (HMO, PPO)*
  • Blue Options (123, PPO, HSA)
  • Blue Select
  • NC State Employees Health Plan
  • *Duke HomeCare and Hospice does not participate in the plan.

Bright Health
  • Cigna Behavioral Health (*Limited eligibility)
  • Cigna Choice Plus
  • Cigna Connect Individual Family Plan
  • Cigna Open Access
  • Cigna Open Access Plus
  • *Please call Cigna Behavioral Heath to see if the provider is participating in your plan.

  • Duke Basic
  • Duke Select
  • Experience Health Medicare Advantage (HMO) Plan
First Health
Gateway Health Alliance
Halifax Physician-Hospital Organization
Healthgram
  • Humana Choice (PPO)
  • Humana Choice - Medicare Advantage (PPO)
  • Humana ChoiceCare - Medicare Advantage (PPO)
  • Humana Gold Choice - Medicare Advantage (PFFS)
  • Humana Gold Plus - Medicare Advantage (HMO)
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Group Plan - NC State Retirees
MedCost
  • First Medicare Direct*
  • Medicare Part A
  • Medicare Part B
  • *This is for Wake County only.

MultiPlan / Private Healthcare Systems
  • NC Medicaid*
  • *Not all Duke locations and doctors participate in this plan. Please contact the location you will be visiting to determine what is accepted.

OneNet PPO
  • FAMIS*
  • Optima Family Care (Medicaid HMO in VA)*
  • Optima Individual & Family (On & Off Exchange Plans)
  • Optima Plus (PPO)
  • Optima Vantage (HMO)
  • *Duke Primary Care, Duke University Hospital, Duke Regional Hospital, and Duke Raleigh Hospital are not participating with this plan.

  • TRICARE Prime
  • TRICARE Prime Remote
  • TRICARE Select
  • AARP Medicare Complete (HMO, PPO)*
  • AARP Medicare Complete Essential (HMO)*
  • All Savers Alternate Funding
  • All Savers Fully Insured
  • United Healthcare (HMO, PPO, POS)
  • United Healthcare Charter/Charter Balance/Charter Plus
  • United Healthcare Choice/Choice Plus
  • United Healthcare Core/Core Essential
  • United Healthcare Navigate/Navigate Plus/Navigate Balanced
  • United Healthcare of the River Valley
  • United Healthcare Option PPO
  • United Healthcare Options PPO with Harvard Pilgrim
  • United Healthcare Passport Connect Choice/Choice Plus
  • United Healthcare Passport Connect Options PPO
  • United Healthcare Select/Select Plus
  • United Medical Resources (UMR)
  • *Duke HomeCare and Hospice, freestanding radiology locations, and mental health providers do not participate with the plan.

About Us

Duke dermatologists provide excellent medical and surgical dermatology care for the treatment of skin diseases and disorders at our convenient location in Patterson Place, just north of the I-40 and US 15-501 interchange.

Preparing For Your Visit

Accessibility Services

We provide equal access for all people and offer a range of free accessibility services to patients and visitors who need them.

Interpreter Services

Free interpreter services can be provided for patients who prefer to communicate in a language other than English.

Address

Duke Medical Plaza Patterson Place
5324 McFarland Dr
Suite 210
Durham, NC 27707-6864

Parking

Free, convenient parking.

Public Transportation

Plan your trip to Duke Dermatology Patterson Place through GoDurham bus route 10 and GoTriangle bus route 400. The closest bus stop is McFarland Dr at Witherspoon Blvd. If you have trouble accessing these routes, visit GoDurham Access and GoTriangle Access to check if you meet the ADA eligibility for accessible transit programs.