K. Carter Blanton, MMSc, PA-C is a board certified physician assistant who joined Dermatology Associates of Knoxville since 2004. Carter is a native Georgian and graduate of the Emory University School of Medicine Physician assistant program in Atlanta, GA. In addition to clinical dermatology, Carter enjoys assisting in clinical research where he serves as a sub-investigator on our many clinical trials offered by our practice to our patients and the community. Carter enjoys teaching and mentoring future physician assistants and nurse practitioners serving as a preceptor to many PA and NP students over the years. In his spare time Carter enjoys gardening/landscaping, cooking, and traveling.