Michael Goldfarb, MD

Michael Goldfarb, MD

Adjunct Clinical Instructor, Dermatology


Dr. Goldfarb has been a faculty member at the U-M Department of Dermatology since 1985. He graduated from the University of Michigan Medical School in 1981, completed an internal medicine internship at Cedars-Sinai in 1982, and completed his residency in Dermatology in 1985 at the U-M.

Dr. Goldfarb has participated in numerous clinical studies at the University of Michigan, explaining new therapies for treating acne, warts, fungal disease, aging skin and a variety of other dermatological conditions. He maintains a general dermatology practice in Dearborn, Michigan. He has been president of the Michigan Dermatological Society. Also, Dr. Goldfarb is author or co-author of some 30 scholarly papers, ten book chapters and has edited one book.


  • Bachelor of Science (BS), Zoology with High Distinction, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 1973-1977
  • Doctor of Medicine (MD), with High Distinction, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI, 1977-1981
  • Transitional Year Intern, Straight Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Cedars-Sinai Hospital, Los Angeles, CA, 1981-1982
  • Dermatology Resident, Department of Dermatology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI, 1982-1985


  • National Board of Medical Examiners
  • American Board of Dermatology Certification