Battle Creek Location

(269) 224-6554

Okemos Location - NOW OPEN

(517) 349-9777

Meet Our Staff

  • Jeff Messenger, MD
    Jeff Messenger, MD
    Doctor

    Dr. Jeffrey Alan Messenger is a board-certified Dermatologist practicing in Lansing and Battle Creek since 2016. He is a leader in skin cancer treatment, holding additional board certification in the highly specialized field of MOHS micrographic surgery. This prestigious distinction signifies his expertise in precisely removing skin cancers while minimizing scarring and preserving healthy tissue.

    He graduated first in his class from The Ohio State University in 2012, earning his M.D. with the highest distinction (summa cum laude). Dr. Messenger then completed his residency at the University of Michigan, where he served as the Chief Dermatology Resident.

    With his extensive training and commitment to continued education, Dr. Messenger is exceptionally equipped to diagnose complex skin conditions––including rare infections, cancers, and underlying autoimmune disorders. He is also a faculty member at the Michigan State University College of Medicine, where he engages in research and trains future physicians. Outside of work, he is a loving husband and father of 3. In his free time, he enjoys working out, live music, and family movie nights.

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    Stephanie
    PA-C

    Stephanie is board-certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) and is licensed by the State of Michigan. She received her bachelor’s degree from Michigan State University and her Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Central Michigan University. Stephanie is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) and the Michigan Academy of Physician Assistants (MAPA).

    Stephanie grew up in Holland, MI, and has lived in Brazil and Nepal. She enjoys practicing her Portuguese, traveling, Wordle, her two rescue cats, and spending quality time with her family and friends.

  • female physician assistant
    Allison Wheeler PA-C
    Physician Assistant

    Allison Wheeler is board-certified by the National Commission of Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) and is licensed in the State of Michigan. She received her bachelor’s degree from Michigan State University and her Master of Science of Physician Assistant Studies from Trine University.  Allison is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA).


    Allison grew up in the Lansing area. She enjoys traveling, adventuring with her dog, and spending time with her friends and family. 

    Allison will join the Okemos team in March 2024. 

     

  • Miranda
    Miranda

    Miranda is our Practice Manager with over 7 years of experience working alongside Dr. Jeff Messenger. She specializes in working in the clinical aspect of the office, but has
    grown to understand and take part in all of the interests and duties of the entire office.

    Miranda truly loves working with the patients and the staff. Miranda is a powerful force in the office and uses her positive attitude and tireless energy to encourage others to work hard and succeed. She is inspired daily by her 3 children. In her free time, Miranda likes to spend time with her children and her two pug dogs, Millie and Ema.

Contact Us

Our Locations

Hours of Operation

Okemos Location

Monday

7:20 am - 4:00 pm

Tuesday

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Wednesday

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Thursday

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Friday

7:20 am - 4:00 pm

Saturday

Closed

Sunday

Closed

Battle Creek Location

Monday

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Tuesday

7:30 am - 4:00 pm

Wednesday

7:30 am - 4:00 pm

Thursday

7:45 am - 4:00 pm

Friday

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Saturday

Closed

Sunday

Closed

Okemos Location

Monday
7:20 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
7:20 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed

Battle Creek Location

Monday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
7:45 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed