Physician assistant Kevin Charles, PA-C, provides dermatology services to patients at Integrated Dermatology of Tidewater, located in Norfolk, Virginia. Kevin is certified and licensed in the state of Virginia. He has over ten years of dermatology experience, skilled with skin cancer screenings, treatment of all skin cancer types, performing biopsies, definitive cancer excisions with primary repairs, biopsies, bacterial and fungal testing, and excisions of many types of non-cancerous growths.
Kevin received his Masters of Physician Assistant Studies from the University of Nebraska and a Bachelor of Science from George Washington. Kevin spent over 22 years in the Navy. Upon enlisting in 1986, he completed SEAL training and was based at local teams while holding additional responsibilities as a Corpsman/Medic. His last 12 years were as a Physician Assistant. He was stationed at Little Creek, Ft Bragg, China Lake, and deployed during the Gulf War. Overseas assignments include Spain, Scotland, Latin America with humanitarian missions to Africa and Cambodia.
Since retiring from the Navy, he has provided medical services for the US Army, US Navy, Chesapeake Regional, and local Urgent Care Centers. As an educator, he provides instruction to interns and medical students, and navy corpsmen. He remains active in the following organizations: Society of Dermatology Assistants, Virginia Academy of Physician Assistants, Tidewater Dermatology, and Tidewater Mid-Level Dermatology Society.
To better serve his patients, Kevin is fluent in Spanish.
Kevin’s off-time activities include biking, the gym, kayaking, skydiving, and keeping up with the adventures of his three children.