Dr.KristenAddis Kristen Addis is the Dermatology section chief at the Central Arkansas Veterans’ Hospital. Dr. Addis is the medical student clerkship director for the UAMS Dermatology Department.

Dr. Addis is from Aiken, South Carolina, and is a 2008 graduate of the University of South Carolina School of Medicine in Columbia, South Carolina. Kristen earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from Wofford College in Spartanburg, South Carolina. She was a member of Alpha Omega Alpha and Phi Beta Kappa. Other accomplishments include the USCSOM’s Dean’s Special Recognition Award, and the Dr. John B. and Sara Carter Pathology Scholarship Award. Dr. Addis completed her dermatology residency at UAMS where she improved care  in dermatology at the VA Hospital by doing a project on the effectiveness of Blue Light Therapy. Dr. Addis specializes in cosmetic and surgical procedures.

Dr. Addis is board certified by the American Board of Dermatology.