Dr. Michelle Daffer, MD

Dr. Michelle Daffer, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 45
Dr. Michelle Daffer, MD is a dermatologist in Dakota Dunes, SD and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from Creighton University School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in dermatology, mohs micrographic surgery, and more.

705 N Sioux Point Rd Ste 100

Dakota Dunes, SD 57049

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

65  Conditions Treated


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16  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Chemical Peel
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Creighton University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Siouxland Med Edn Fdn
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Tex Tech HSC
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Daffer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Daffer to family and friends
25 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Daffer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

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!
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