Originally from Summerville, SC, Dr. Heather McCown attended Wake Forest University where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Chemistry. She went on to receive her MD from the Medical University of South Carolina, in Charleston. She completed an internship in Internal Medicine at MUSC and went on to finish a residency in Dermatology at MUSC.
She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology and a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. She is involved with teaching residents at the McLeod Family Medicine Residency Program in Florence.
Dr. McCown has been practicing dermatology for over 19 years in Florence, SC. Her interests include general dermatology, dermatologic surgery, skin cancer, pediatric dermatology, and cosmetic dermatology.