Kari Paulson is a Certified Physicans Assistant at Dermatology Associates of Seattle.

With a lifetime of interest in Dermatology, Kari has developed several modalities in achieving recovery goals with chronic skin conditions, skin cancer, skin aging and dermatologic cosmetic treatments. With an additional focus on prevention being that several of her family members suffered from Psoriasis which early on had little to no treatment, Kari set out on a personal path to find solutions for this common and life altering skin condiiton. Kari has experience with Mohs surgery and UV skin conditions.

Prior to dermatology, Kari worked as a hospitalist in the ER as a PA-C and has seen first hand what can happen if conditions are not addressed early on. From tragic cases of metatastic melanoma to prolonged UV exposure, she has made her professional career for the past 18 years providign integration (both procedural and medical) into her career as a skin care specialist. Kari follows a path of dermatologic research to address treatments for patients while utilizing advanced technology achieve optimum goals for patients. However, her most inspiring aspect of her career is confidence in her patients is (whether treating cancers, chronic conditions, or appearance). Working with the best and most experienced providers and working as a team in the practice.

Personal Philosophy: Fika (a swedish term) - A moment to slow down and appreciate the good things in life.