Germain Dermatology offers the finest in dermatological patient care with the most cutting-edge treatments in medical and cosmetic services available in the Lowcountry today. Voted the Best Dermatologist in local readers’ polls since 2005, the board-certified Dr. Marguerite Germain provides exceptional and personal treatment for each of her patients seeking help with the latest products in acne, skin irritations, skin cancer, lasers, fat reduction, aging, and more.
Not only that, but dermatologist Dr. Emily Kmetz and the rest of the Germain Dermatology team round out what’s been voted Best Dermatology Practice in the Charleston area. Trust only the best—choose Germain Dermatology.
Dr. Marguerite Germain founded her practice in 2003, which means she has more than a dozen years of experience helping the local population with their skincare needs. Since starting Germain Dermatology, she has watched as technology has leapt forward, creating safer, more effective, and less invasive devices and techniques that help to give women and men the look they want. Dr. Germain aims to stay abreast of the most current developments, ensuring that she and her team are well versed in the best options the industry has to offer. In addition, she also ensures other doctors are doing the same by training them in her role as an international educator for BOTOX®, laser, and other treatments.
Dr. Emily Kmetz joined Dr. Germain in 2019, coming from Summerville, where she was no stranger to local readers routinely voting her Best Dermatologist. As a board-certified dermatologist, she strives to not only meet, but to exceed accepted standards of care, as well as to constantly evolve and grow as a medical professional.
Germain Dermatology has three physician assistants and one clinical specialist on staff, offering a high level of patient care grounded in best medical practices and a desire to build a rapport with each patient. Each PA is highly trained and board certified, experienced in both diagnosis and treatment of a range of skin conditions. Our CS is certified and pursuing contact advancement via conferences and continuing advancement.
The Charleston area is home to a large number of people with a wide range of skincare needs. Dr. Germain has three office locations to better serve the population: Mt. Pleasant, Summerville and our newest location Pawleys Island. The spaces were designed with elegance in mind, since a visit should not be an intimidating or utilitarian event, but rather a comforting, welcoming, and nourishing experience.
With the Germain Rx line, Dr. Germain offers high-quality products patients can use at home. This is part of her commitment to offer long-term solutions to questions of skin health and beauty. Each product is carefully chosen to complement treatments available at the practice, as well as protect against sun and environmental damage that can worsen signs of aging.
One of the best ways to discover why our patients choose us is to see those patients—and their results—for yourself. Browse our extensive before-and-after photo gallery to discover what treatments have done for the many people who chose Germain Dermatology for their care. You can also read testimonials from our satisfied patients.