Lynne graduated from the University of North Carolina Wilmington. She is a board-certified nurse practitioner with our Wilmington-Midtown Dermatology department.

Lynne is married with three children, two boys and a girl. She loves basketball, especially watching Duke. Her interests include walking on the beach, yoga, and jogging.

Clinical Interests

Acne, skin cancers, rashes, skin lesions, and mole removal

Patient Satisfaction

Our patient satisfaction surveys help us identify areas of improvement to work toward providing you with the best healthcare in the area. Patient satisfaction, along with increasing the quality of care delivered and reducing healthcare costs, are the three organizational objectives we focus on each and every day.

How does Lynne Saffo compare?

  • How would you rate getting an appointment as soon as you needed? 

    4.32 out of 5
  • How would you rate how well this provider communicates? (easy to understand, listens carefully to you, shows respect for what you had to say, sensitivity, friendliness)

    4.88 out of 5
  • Using a number from 1 to 5, where 5 is the best provider possible and 1 is the worst provider possible, what number would you use to rate this provider?

    4.84 out of 5
  • When this provider orders a blood test, x-ray, or other test for you, how would you rate how well this provider’s office follows up to give you those results?

    4.74 out of 5

"I chose Dermatology because I am a visual and textural learner and much of Dermatology is pattern recognition."

Lynne Saffo, FNP-C


''I can't say enough about how personable Lynne is and how relaxed she makes me feel at my appointments. And, she has the answers to all my questions right on the tip of her tongue! I hope she will always be my dermatologist!!''


''Lynne was a pleasure. She has a very caring demeanor, which is nice when you're given a diagnosis you weren't expecting. I would highly recommend her to anyone needing dermatology.''


''Typically short wait times and admitted very near appointment time. Lynne and her staff are very thorough, professional, and make a visit to the dermatologist very pleasant. I would highly recommend Lynne!''