Michel Alice McDonald, M.D.


Associate Professor of Clinical Dermatology

Brief Description

Dr. McDonald received her undergraduate training at Duke University and graduated with honors from the University Of Louisville School Of Medicine.  She completed her residency and fellowship training at the Mayo Clinic and Vanderbilt University Medical Center and received her Masters in Business Administration from the University of Tennessee.  Dr. McDonald has a strong interest in organized medicine.  She is a past president of the Tennessee Dermatology Society and the Nashville Academy of Medicine as well as a past board chair of the Tennessee Medical Association.


M.D. - University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky
M.B.A. - University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee

Clinical interest

Cutaneous Oncology
Cosmetic Dermatology
Dermatological Surgery
Mohs Micrographic Surgery
Melanoma and Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer

Professional Affiliations

American Medical Association
American Academy of Dermatology
American College of Mohs Surgery
Tennessee Medical Association
Nashville Academy of Medicine

Honors and Awards

Distinguished Service Award Tennessee Medical Association, 2016
Nashville Emerging Leader Award in Healthcare, 2008