Dr. Michelle Daffer, MD

Dr. Michelle Daffer, MD

Dermatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 50
(26)
Telehealth services available
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Dr. Michelle Daffer, MD is a dermatologist in North Sioux City, SD and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from Creighton University, School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in dermatology.Read her story

705 N Sioux Point Rd Ste 100

North Sioux City, SD 57049

Contact Information

(605) 217-5500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
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Dr. Daffer accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
Blue Cross Accord
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Alliance Select
Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield

Frequently Treated by Dr. Daffer

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Daffer treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Daffer treats other conditions, please contact the office at (605) 217-5500.

Mohs Surgery

Mohs surgery is a procedure that treats some types of skin cancer by removing a precise amount of tissue in order to remove cancer cells while sparing as much healthy tissue as possible.Compare with other Mohs Surgery specialists.

Treatments
Dr. Daffer
Similar Providers
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
Mohs Defect Reconstruction Surgery
Mohs Surgery
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Skin Cancer & Excision

Oncologists diagnose and treat cancers of the skin, including melanoma, basal cell carcinoma, and squamous cell carcinoma.Compare with other Skin Cancer & Excision specialists.

Dr. Daffer treats at a

high

frequency compared to similar providers

Based on claims data for 16 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Daffer
Similar Providers
Actinic Keratosis
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Cosmetic Skin Procedures

Cosmetic dermatologists diagnose and treat condition of the skin that affect appearance, such as age spots, wrinkles, unwanted hair, and acne scars.Compare with other Cosmetic Skin Procedures specialists.

Dr. Daffer treats at a

high

frequency compared to similar providers

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Daffer
Similar Providers
Acne
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Hair Loss
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Skin Conditions

Compare with other Skin Conditions specialists.

Dr. Daffer treats at a

high

frequency compared to similar providers

Based on claims data for 42 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Daffer
Similar Providers
Dermatitis
Rosacea
Warts
Ringworm
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency
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Check Dr. Daffer's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Daffer's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acanthosis Nigricans
  • Acne
  • Acne Surgery
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Birthmark
  • Boil
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Botox® Injection
  • Bowenoid Papulosis
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Canker Sore
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Chickenpox
  • Cold Sore
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatitis Herpetiformis
  • Dermatology Procedure
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Dry Skin
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Metals
  • Erysipelas
  • Erythema Multiforme
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Folliculitis
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Warts
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Keloid Scar
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lesion Removal
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Melanoma Screening
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Mohs Defect Reconstruction Surgery
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Mole Evaluation
  • Mole Removal
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Parapsoriasis
  • Pemphigoid
  • Pemphigus
  • Pilonidal Cyst
  • Pilonidal Cyst Removal
  • Pityriasis Rosea
  • Plantar Wart
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Sclerotherapy of Varicose Veins of Legs
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Shingles
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Skin Ulcer
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Spider Veins
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Sunburn
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Varicose Eczema
  • Varicose Veins
  • Wart Removal
  • Warts

About Me

Care Philosophy

Keeping up-to-date on the latest trends, treatments, and reports are important to Dr. Daffer, who enjoys empowering patients with treatments and advice specific to their health and cosmetic goals.

Biography

On top of receiving her medical degree from Creighton University in Omaha, Dr. Michelle L. Daffer is also an active member of the American Board of Dermatology,...Read more

Specialties

  • Dermatology

Education

2004
Tex Tech HSC
Residency Hospital
2001
Siouxland Med Edn Fdn
Internship Hospital
2000
Creighton University, School Of Medicine
Medical School
1996
CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY
Undergraduate School
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What are Dr. Michelle Daffer, MD's top areas of expertise?

Dr. Daffer specializes in Mohs Surgery, Skin Cancer & Excision, and Cosmetic Skin Procedures. See more on Healthgrades.

What conditions does Dr. Michelle Daffer, MD treat?

Dr. Daffer frequently treats the following conditions: Dermatitis, Acne, and Actinic Keratosis. See more on Healthgrades.

What is Dr. Michelle Daffer, MD's office address?

Dr. Daffer's office is located at 705 N Sioux Point Rd Ste 100, North Sioux City, SD 57049. You can find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Is Dr. Michelle Daffer, MD able to provide telehealth services?

Dr. Daffer provides telehealth services. Please contact the office to determine whether you are eligible.

Is Dr. Michelle Daffer, MD affiliated with any hospitals?

Dr. Michelle Daffer, MD is affiliated with UnityPoint Health– St. Luke's Regional Medical Center.

How much experience does Dr. Michelle Daffer, MD have?

Dr. Daffer has over 22 years of healthcare experience.

Does Dr. Michelle Daffer, MD receive good ratings from patients?

There is a star rating of 3.6/5 for Dr. Michelle Daffer, MD. Patients say that the provider explained conditions well and the provider listened & answered questions well. See all patient feedback on Healthgrades.

Dr. Daffer's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Daffer

3.6

Based on 26 ratings

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Dr Daffer helped my daughter with her excessive sweating. She was kind and gentle and understanding of her anxiety due to the condition. My daughter is so happy!
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Dr. Daffer is a caring, thorough dermatologist. I have taken my kids to her as well and she is very patient and kind with them, which is hard to find! She is very good at talking through the options of treatment and making patients feel comfortable. I highly recommend her!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Locations

Midlands Clinic

Midlands Clinic705 N Sioux Point Rd Ste 100 North Sioux City, SD 57049
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Midlands Cosmetic, Dermatology & Skin Care - Sioux City, Iowa

Midlands Cosmetic, Dermatology & Skin Care - Sioux City, Iowa4301 Sergeant Rd Ste 120 Sioux City, IA 51106
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 7:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 7:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 7:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 7:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 7:00pm
    • Sat: 8:30am - 12:00pm
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Daffer is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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UnityPoint Health– St. Luke's Regional Medical Center

Sioux City, IA

71% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received