Dr. Goedken CV

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Michelle Lynn Goedken (Duff) DO, MSA , FAAD

Ironwood Dermatology. Tucson, AZ. Dermatologist.


Grand Valley State University

  • B.S. in Biomedical Science: 2004-2008
  • Graduated Magna Cum-Laude GPA: 3.95
  • Honor Society: Phi Kappa Phi
  • Deans List: 2004-2008

Des Moines University

  • Masters of Anatomy: 2009-2010, GPA-91.6%
  • Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine: 2008-2012, GPA: 91.05%
  • Honor Society: Sigma Sigma Phi

Internship: OUCOM/ O’Bleness Memorial Hospital July 2012 – June 2013

Residency: Affiliated Dermatology/ Midwestern University / Scottsdale health dermatology residency July 2013- July 2016

  • Chief Resident 2015-2016
  • Skills: Medical Dermatology, Mohs Surgery, Select Cosmetic Procedures, Leadership and Education.

License : Arizona, Colorado

Hospital Privlages: Mercy Regional Medical Center- Durango Co

Current Employment : Dermatologist at Durango Dermatology: July 2016 – Present

Board Certified: Yes (AOCD- 2016)

ASMS: Fellow (500 cases submitted, exam passed). Osteopathic BE for Mohs additional certification


Poster Presentation on research "Improvement in Diabetic Lab Capture and Targets through the use of a Patient Centered Medical Home Clerkship"

Duff Michelle L. "Case Report: Purple Urine Bag Syndrome." The Journal of Emergency Medicine, 44.4 (2013): e335-36. .

Yuan Y., Duff M., Sammons D., Wu S, "A retrospective chart review of basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma biopsies and the rate of cancer presence in the final excisions." American Journal of Clinical Dermatology. World Journal of Clinical Cases March 16 20014 2 (3) , 52,56 ISSN 2307-8960

Collins, J., Duff, M., Barr, J., Averitte Jr., R., & Linn, C. (2014). Elephantiasis NostrasVerrucosa. Journal Of The American Osteopathic College Of Dermatology, 29, 26-28.

Poster Presentation : Elephantiasis NostrasVerrucosa. AOCD Annual Meeting 2014. Seattle WA. October 26th 2014

Coman, G; Blattner, C; Duff, M; Maibach H. "Percutaneous absorption of textiles: a review." Reviews on Environmental Health. Accepted for Publication.

Duff, M., Demidova, O., Blackburn, S., &Shubrook, J. (2015, January). Cutaneous Manifestations of Diabetes Mellitus. The Journals of the American Diabetes Association., 33(1).

Stephanie, B., Zaina, R., Moas, J., Duff, M., & Barr, J. Generalized Linear Porokeratosis: A case Report and Discussion. Journal Of The American Osteopathic College Of Dermatology, 32, 42-44


Poster Presentation: Myeloid Sarcoma. Kenneth A. Suarez Research Day 2015. April 22, 2015

Blattner, C. M., Goedken M., &Murase, J. E. Update: Do probiotics prevent or treat pediatric atopic dermatitis? Pediatric Allergy and Immunology. Submitted

Duff, M., Levacy, L., Barr, J., Estrada, S., &Averitte Jr., R. Cutaneous Myeloid Sarcoma. Sumbitted.

Case Report : Desmond Shipp, Michelle Duff, Debi Layton, Richard L. Averitte Jr., and Jason Barr. "Wells Syndrome: A Case Report.". Submitted to JOCD.


  • Sigma Sigma Phi– (President for the class of 2012)
  • American College of Dermatology (AOCD)
  • American Academy of Dermatologists (AAD)
  • American Osteopathic Association (AOA)
  • American Sosciety for Mohs surgery (ASMS)