Jeffrey A. Messenger


Board Certified, Micrographic (Mohs) Dermatologic Surgery

  • American Board of Dermatology, 2021

Board Certified, Dermatology

  • American Board of Dermatology, 2016


  • Dermatology, Chief Resident, University of Michigan Health System, 2013-2016
  • Transitional Year Residency, Oakwood Hospital and Medical Center, Dearborn, Mich., 2012-13

Medical School

  • The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, Ohio, 2012, graduated summa cum laude


  • Michigan State University, 2008, graduated with high honors
  • Honors College, 2008

Dr. Messenger joined Messenger Dermatology in July, 2016. He is a 2008 graduate of Michigan State University where he earned his bachelor’s degree is Physiology with a specialization in Bioethics and Humanities. He later earned his medical degree from The Ohio State University where he graduated summa cum laude (with highest distinction). Dr. Messenger completed a transitional year residency with Oakwood Hospital and Medical Center in Dearborn before moving on to the University of Michigan Health System in Ann Arbor to complete his dermatology residency. During his residency at U of M, Dr. Messenger served as Chief Dermatology Resident. In 2018, Dr. Messenger helped to establish the division of dermatology at Michigan State University where he remains an assistant.  Please click here for more information about Dr. Messenger.


Mt. Pleasant

Battle Creek