Patricia A Matheis, MD

Dr. Matheis
Patricia A Matheis, MD

Experienced Dermatologist located in Wake Forest, NC


Dr. Matheis was born in Omaha, Nebraska. She received her bachelor’s degree in nursing from Creighton University in 1988, and later pursued her interest in skin disease and skin surgery at the renowned North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center in Chapel Hill. She conducted research at the Shriners Burns Institute in Texas. At the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, she attended medical school and conducted investigations into the genetics of skin cancer and the immunology of the skin.

She finished her training at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill where she completed her internship in medicine and residency in Dermatology in 2006.

Dr. Matheis has 2 wonderful children. In her spare time she enjoys cycling, baking and participating in church activities.


  • Hypotrichosis, bulbous nose, and cone-shaped epiphyses in an 8-year-old girl. Trichorhinophalangeal Syndrome Type I. Sayed CJ, Matheis P, Morrell DS.
  • Pediatr Dermatol. 2008 Sep-Oct;25(5):557-8.
  • Treatment of gefitinib-associated folliculitis. Matheis P, Socinski MA, Burkhart C, Warren S, Thomas NE.
  • J Am Acad Dermatol. 2006 Oct;55(4):710-3