Kate Shuster, MD, FAAD

Specialist in Dermatology, Chattanooga

About Kate Shuster

A Chattanooga native, Dr. Kate Shuster was born and raised here in the scenic city. She graduated magna cum laude from the Honors Program at the University of Georgia with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry. Dr. Shuster attended medical school at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, graduating with highest honors. She also completed her preliminary internship year in internal medicine and subsequent residency year in Dermatology at the University of Tennessee, where she served as chief resident. 



  • Acne Care
  • Actinic keratosis
  • Alopecia areata
  • Angiomas
  • Dandruff
  • Eczema/Dermatitis
  • Infections of the skin
  • Lentigines (brown sun spots)
  • Melanoma
  • Melasma
  • Moles
  • Molluscum contagiosum
  • Pityriasis rosea
  • Poison ivy, oak, and sumac
  • Psoriasis
  • Rashes
  • Rosacea
  • Sebaceous hyperplasia
  • Seborrheic keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin cancer
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Wrinkles
  • Skin cancer excision
  • Cyst excision
  • Curretage
  • Cryotherapy
  • Skin tag removal
  • Light chemical peels for acne, skin dullness, fine lines
  • Medium chemical peels for sun-damage, skin texture abnormalities, fine lines and precancerous skin growths
  • Botox®
  • Dysport®
  • Kybella®
  • Restylane®
  • Juvederm®
  • Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)


MD | University of Tennessee College of Medicine

Fellowship |  University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Memphis, TN



American Academy of Dermatology

American Society of Dermatologic Surgery

Society for Pediatric Dermatology

Tennessee Dermatology Society

American Medical Association

Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society