Duane Whitaker, MD

Duane Whitaker, MD
Specialties & Services:
Mohs Micrographic Surgery
Primary Location:
Cavalon Place
Additional Location(s):
Bainbridge Island
Appointment Phone:
Joined The Doctors Clinic:
Associations / Honors / Awards:
Co-recipient of the Sutnick Award for best paper "Facial Prosthesis" 1986
Excellence in Teaching Award at the University of Iowa College of Medicine 1985/1986, 1992/1993
Aware of Merit by the American Heart Association for performance of a successful cardiopulmonary resuscitation in saving a human life, in a non-hospital setting 1986
Educational Leadership Award, American Academy of Dermatology as Director, Basic Cutaneous Surgery Course 1983-1988
Henry Albert Scientific Presentation, awarded by the Iowa Medical Foundation for a journal article 1991
Citation, Skin Cancer and Reconstruction, The Best Doctors in America 1992/1994
Inducted into the American Dermatologic Association 1997
Delegate American Medical Association 1998-present
National Residency Review Committee for Dermatology 1999
Board, Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care 1999-present
Teaching Involvement:
Professor and Director of Dermatologic Surgery at the University of Iowa. He has taught and trained over 130 resident physicians and 20 post-graduate fellows who specialize in MOHS Surgery and the treatment skin cancer. He has also served as Professor of Medicine at the University of Arizona and was elected President of three national organizations which provide education and leadership in skin surgery and treatment of skin cancer.
University of Iowa, Bachelors in History and Psychology
University of Arizona, Pre-Medical Studies
University of Arizona, Medical Degree
Residency / Fellowship:
Internship at Good Samaritan Hospital in Phoenix, Arizona
Resident in the Department of Dermatology at the University of Iowa College of Medicine
Fellow Associate in charge of Dermatologic Surgery Department of Dermatology University of Iowa College of Medicine
Certification / Licensure:
Washington Medical License
Arizona Medical License
California Medical License
Iowa Medical License
Fellow, National Board of Medial Examiners
Diplomat, Operative Laser Surgery Course
Oculoplastic Dissection Course
Injectable Collegen Course
Advanced Cardia Life Support Certification
Fellow, American Board of Dermatology
Fellow, American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
Fellow, American Society of Dermatologic Surgery
Fellow, American College of Chemosurgery