Meet our Providers

Charles J. Brown, MD, FAAD

Dr. Charles Brown earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from Oberlin College in Oberlin, Ohio, and his Master of Arts degree from Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut. He received his medical degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine. Dr. Brown continued his training with an Internship in Internal Medicine at McGill University in Montreal, Canada, and a Residency in Dermatology at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, New Hampshire. He then participated in a Dermatology Fellowship at the Marshfield Clinic in Wisconsin.

Board certified in Dermatology, Dr. Brown began work at Charlotte Dermatology in 1992. He worked there until 1997, when he and Dr. John A. Thompson, Jr. formed the Dermatologic Laser Center — the first dermatology practice in North Carolina to offer Laser Hair Removal services. Dr. Brown is excited about the practice’s recent transition to Dilworth Dermatology & Laser at the new Dilworth office. He keeps up with all of the latest developments and cutting-edge techniques in the field by pursuing continuing education. Dr. Brown has advanced training in sclerotherapy, application of dermal fillers and laser applications for dermatology.

Dr. Brown has been consistently honored by being named to the Best Doctors of Charlotte every year since 2005. He is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, Mecklenburg Medical Society and Charlotte Dermatology Association.

Sharon Swartz, PA-C

Ms. Swartz was born and raised in central Ohio and completed her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology at The Ohio State University. She completed her Physician Assistant studies at The Bowman Gray School of Medicine, Wake Forest University in 1995. Since that time she has practiced Dermatology, first in Shelby, at Cleveland Dermatology, followed by the Nalle Clinic Department of Dermatology until its closure in 2000. She was a founding provider of Mecklenburg Dermatology Associates in Charlotte and remained there until its closure in late 2014. After a brief sojourn in Oregon, she was excited to come back home to North Carolina. 

Ms. Swartz is an active member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, The North Carolina Association of Physician Assistants, The North Carolina Dermatology Society and The North Carolina Medical Society. She is also a member of The Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, where she served as Secretary-Treasurer from 2002-2010.

She has experience in all aspects of general dermatology, experience with hair removal, tattoo removal, rejuvenation lasers, chemical peels and Botox. Her areas of interest are eczema, psoriasis, acne and cancer detection and treatment.

When not at work she spends time with her dogs, her parrots and her horse. She also loves to read, do needlepoint and travel.

Wendy Andrews, Licensed Medical Aesthetician

A Pittsburgh native, Wendy performs skin treatments to compliment and enhance the work of Dr. Brown and PA Sharon Swartz.  Bringing her years of experience as an accomplished licensed medical aesthetician, she works closely with our providers to creatively design individualized treatment plans for our patients.

Wendy is an expert at identifying skin care issues and finding corresponding treatments and professional skin care products.  Wendy received her certification at the National Aesthetic Institute of Charlotte in 2002.  She passionately looks forward to helping her patients transform their skin care concerns and helping them look and feel their absolute best.

As a former US Airways flight attendant Wendy enjoys traveling, spending time with family and close friends, hiking, the beach, various types of college and professional sports and educating herself in her career.

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Thank you for visiting the Dilworth Dermatology website. Dr. Brown and our team of compassionate professionals are standing by to assist you, and we can’t wait to find out how we can help address your skin issues. Please fill out the form below to contact us, or to schedule a consultation. 

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Office hours: Dilworth Dermatology & Laser is open Monday through Thursday, 8:30am to 5:00pm, and Friday from 8:30am to 12:00pm. We are closed on all major US holidays. For up-to-date schedule information, please call us. Start a virtual consultation anytime with us on SkyMD!

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