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Dr. Messana's bio
This content was provided by Dr. Messana "Dr. Christopher Messana obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan and then graduated from Midwestern University, Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Messana's path as a physician leader formally began when his medical school peers elected him student government president. He was later honored to be elected national student government president and had the privilege of serving his profession as the student representative of the American Osteopathic Association in his final year of medical school. He completed his dermatology residency training at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital in Ann Arbor, Michigan. After residency, he enjoyed a busy general and surgical dermatology practice in Northern Michigan for approximately three years. Dr. Messana was then selected from an exceptionally qualified pool of applicants to complete an additional year of fellowship training in Mohs micrographic surgery and dermatologic oncology at the world-renowned Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio. In addition to his expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of all diseases of the skin, hair, and nails, Dr. Messana has particular interest and expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of all forms of skin cancer and specializes in skin cancer surgery and reconstruction. He is a member of the prestigious American College of Mohs Surgery. Dr. Messana is published in the dermatology literature and has presented on many topics in dermatology at national, international and state dermatology meetings, including the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Osteopathic College of Dermatology and the Michigan Dermatological Society. He currently serves on the Editorial Advisory Board to Dermatology World magazine, a publication of the American Academy of Dermatology. Dr. Christopher Messana is married to Dr. Kate Messana and they have two beautiful daughters. He is passionate about providing the highest quality, most compassionate and cost-effective care for his patients using a team-based approach. Dr. Messana treasures his family, friends, and many outdoor recreation activities, including hiking, biking, skiing, running, and swimming. He has completed triathlons and a marathon and is excited to live with his family and provide world-class dermatology care in the Parker area."
Dr. Messana does not have any board certifications listed.
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
Dermatitis Due to Drugs
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Metals
Fungal Nail Infection
Granuloma of Skin
Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
Herpes Simplex Infection
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
Nail and Nail Bed Infection
Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adjacent Tissue Transfer
Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
Destruction of Penile Lesion
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Shaving of Skin Lesion
Skin Cancer Removal
Skin Tag Removal
0 Malpractice Claims
No malpractice history found for Colorado.
No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
0 Board Actions
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University Of Michigan
Undergraduate School | Graduated
Midwestern University Chicago College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Medical School | Graduated
St Joseph Mercy Hosp
Residency Hospital | Completed
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Dr. Messana's Reviews
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Messana to family and friends
based on 5 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Likelihood to Recommend (5)
Dr. Messana's Performance
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Office & Staff Performance
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes
Overall Patient Satisfaction
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Messana to family and friends is 4.2 out of 5