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Dr. Michael Tharp

Michael D. Tharp, MD is board certified in both Internal Medicine and Dermatology with clinical interests in immunobullous diseases, psoriasis and cutaneous T cell lymphoma. He formerly served as a  professor and chair of the Clark W. Finnerud, MD Department of Dermatology at Rush Medical College in Chicago, Illinois.

Dr. Tharp earned his medical degree, cum laude, from Ohio State College of Medicine in Columbus, Ohio. He went on to complete an  internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas, Texas, as well as a residency and fellowship in Dermatology at Duke Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina.

He is a member of numerous professional and scientific societies, including the American Academy of Dermatology. He has been the recipient of many grants for dermatological research and an invited speaker to many national and international societies and meetings.  Dr. Tharp has authored over 170 articles, books, book chapters and reviews.


EDUCATION                                                                         FELLOWSHIP
Ohio Wesleyan University                                                      Duke University Medical Center
BS, Pre-Med                                                                         Dermatology
Delaware, OH                                                                       Durham, NC

Ohio State College of Medicine
Doctor of Medicine, Cum Laude                                             PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS
Columbus, OH                                                                     American Academy of Dermatology
_________________________                                            Society of Investigative Dermatology
INTERNSHIP                                                                     American Professors of Dermatology
Parkland Memorial Hospital                                                   Dermatology Foundation
Internal Medicine                                                                 American Dermatologic Association

Palm Harbor Dermatology

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