Patrick Carney, MD, FAAD
Dr. Carney began his private practice in the Twin Cities in 1988. He opened his first office, Advancements in Dermatology, in Robbinsdale, MN. Four additional locations were eventually opened throughout the Twin Cities in addition to a premier medical spa, Skin Speaks Spa M.D. In 2019 Dr. Carney sold his practice to Pinnacle Dermatology. In 2022 he retired from Pinnacle.
Dr. Carney received his Bachelor of Arts in Biology, graduating Phi Beta Kappa, from Southern Methodist University. He received his Medical Degree from Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, Texas. He practiced emergency medicine for three years in Dallas prior to completing a dermatology residency at Case Western Reserve in Cleveland, Ohio. He completed his training in Minneapolis with a cosmetic surgery fellowship through the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery.
Throughout his career, Dr. Carney has spent countless hours training family practice residents, nurse practitioners and physician assistants through various local hospital programs.
Dr. Carney enjoys "all things dermatology" and has no limits on the complexity of a patient's concern.
Dr. Carney and his wife of 31 years have six adult children. In his free time he enjoys traveling to visit children, swimming laps daily, reading, boating, fishing, landscaping and walking his dog.