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If you know Sona for laser hair removal, Botox, CoolSculpting, or any of our other services, you know that we are dedicated to providing a full-service experience that focuses on convenience, quality, and efficacy. We’re very excited to announce the addition of medical dermatology to our suite of services available in Raleigh and Cary. Now Sona offers complete care for the health & beauty of your skin.

At Sona Dermatology & MedSpa, you’ll find exceptional patient-centric care with a comprehensive offering of medical and cosmetic services. Our goal is to provide you high quality skin care using leading edge technology and medical expertise - all in a warm, welcoming environment. We’re redefining the doctor’s office visit to start you on your lifetime journey toward optimal skin health and appearance.

Sona Dermatology & MedSpa has assembled a medical dermatology team with the intent of expanding access to dermatological services, including preventive skin care and routine screenings. Dr. Carol Trakimas will be joined by three physician assistants specializing in dermatology to offer maximum appointment availability to patients seeking care. Sona is currently accepting new dermatology patients.

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Meet Dr. Trakimas

Our physician, Dr. Carol A. Trakimas, is a board certified Dermatologist with 20 years’ of experience. In addition to her Doctorate in Medicine, she holds Bachelor and Master Degrees in science. Dr. Trakimas completed her internship and residency training at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center and was a Lieutenant Colonel in the United States Army, where she provided medical and dermatology care to our troops and their families. Dr. Trakimas is a Diplomat of the American Board of Dermatology, a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, and member of the North Carolina Dermatology Association and other medical societies.

Meet Tarsha Rivens, PA-C

Tarsha Rivens is a board certified Physician Assistant with eight years of experience, who specializes in acne, eczema, scalp issues and addressing hair loss. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree from St. Augustine’s College and a Master’s Degree from East Carolina University, where she focused on Physician Assistant Studies. She is a member of the North Carolina Academy of Physician Assistant, as well as the American Academy of Physician Assistant. It is Tarsha’s passion to provide compassionate, thoughtful, and in-depth dermatology evaluations to patients with a wide variety of skin maladies.

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Sona's dermatology team specializes in all areas of general dermatology including:

  • Acne treatment
  • Eczema treatment (dermatitis)
  • Mole removal
  • Skin cancer screenings
  • Skin tag treatment
  • Total body skin exams
  • Wart removal

Appointments are now available. We accept many major health plans as well as Medicare.

9104 Falls of Neuse Rd. #310
Raleigh NC 27606

5511 Capital Center Dr. #102
Raleigh NC 27615

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