Dr. James Seward, MD

Physician (MD, DO)

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Dermatology Care of Charlotte
15830 Ballantyne Medical Place
Suite 100
Charlotte, North Carolina 28277 [MAP]
For an appointment, call (704) 341-0090
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About Me

James L. Seward, M.D. is a board certified Charlotte dermatologist providing care to the patients in the Charlotte area at Dermatology Care of Charlotte. 

He specializes in the treatment of the skin, hair, and nails.

Dr. James Seward obtained his M.D. degree from the Medical College of Ohio, graduating first in his class and completed his Internship at Georgetown University. Continuing his education, Dr. Seward completed his Dermatology Residency at the University of Louisville. During his residency, he was awarded the coveted Excellence in Clinical Education Award as the most outstanding teacher in the School of Medicine. Dr. James Seward is a frequent speaker to community groups about skin health and skin cancer.  He is also a clinical instructor for the CMC-Union Family Medicine Residency based in Monroe, NC and the CMC Urgent Care Fellowship.

Professional Affiliations:
  • American Academy of Dermatology (AAD),Fellow 
  • North Carolina Dermatology Association (NCDA), Fellow
  • Charlotte Dermatology Association(CDA), Fellow 
  • American Medical Association (AMA), Fellow 
  • American Society for Dermatologic Surgeons (ASDS), Fellow 
  • National Psoriasis Foundation (NPF), Fellow 

Medical Expertise

Dr. Seward specializes in the treatment of the skin, hair, and nails with a particular interest in the treatment of psoriasis.

Conditions Treated

Aging Skin & Wrinkles
Allergic Contact Dermatitis
Atopic Dermatitis
Hair Loss (Balding)
Seborrheic Keratosis
Skin Cancer

Tips & Wisdom

Our Sunscreen Recommendations
The physicians at Dermatology Care of Charlotte recommend regular use of broad spectrum sunscreens for sun exposed skin to prevent skin cancer and premature aging of the skin. A sunscreen should be at least SPF 30, however, higher numbers do not protect more as long as it is applied properly.  A sunscreen should also be broad spectrum (able to protect against both UVA and UVB).  To ensure broad spectrum coverage, one must make sure that the sunscreen contains at least ONE of ...

Education & Training

  • Residency: University of Louisville
  • Internship: Georgetown University Hospital
  • Medical School: University of Toledo College of Medicine

Professional Affiliations

Dermatology Care of Charlotte

The experienced board-certified dermatologists of Dermatology Care Charlotte specialize in medical, surgical, and cosmetic skin care for both adults and children. Each dermatologist in our office is committed to providing the highest quality dermatology care in a professional and patient friendly environment. Our physicians are experts in the diagnosis and treatment of acne, rosacea, moles, skin cancer, warts, eczema, psoriasis, rashes, hair loss, and other conditions of the skin, hair, and nails.