Curriculum Vitae, Catherine N. Tchanqué-Fossuo, MD, MS, FAAD


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CredentialsMedical School

Michigan State University – College of Human Medicine, E. Lansing, MI.


Dermatology Residency, University of New Mexico, 2018-2021
Dermatology Postdoctoral Clinical Wound Fellow, University of California Davis, 2013-2018
Burn Critical Care, Michael D. Hendrix Research Fellow, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 2011-2012
Plastic Surgery Research Fellow, University of Michigan, 2009-2011
General Surgery, Providence Hospital, 2006-2009
Doctor of Medicine, Michigan State University, 2006
Master of science, Toxicology, American University, D.C., 2000
Bachelor of Science, Biochemistry, Université Pierre et Marie Curie-Jussieu Paris VI, Paris, France, 1997

Board Certification

Diplomat of the American Academy of Dermatology, 2021


New Mexico Physician License MD2021-0742

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Dermatology
American Society for Mohs Surgery
Women’s Dermatologic Society
Skin of Color Society
American Medical Student Association

Link to PubMed Peer-reviewed publications

Selected Peer-reviewed Publications

Casale F, Elwood HR, Tchanque-Fossuo CN. Exophytic growth on nasal ala. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology Case Reports. 2022 Jan; 19: 48–50. Published online 2021 Nov 17. doi: 10.1016/j.jdcr.2021.10.035. PMID: 34917724.

Casale F, Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Stepenaskie S, Durkin JR, Complete Response of Merkel Cell Carcinoma with Talimogene Laherparepvec (TVEC) Monotherapy. Dermatology Online Journal. In Press. Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Osmani S, Yardman-Frank JM, Barbosa NS. The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Skin Cancer Treatment with Mohs Micrographic Surgery: Considering the Patient Perspective. Cutis. 2021 May 107(5):271-272.

Wu V, Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Stepenaskie S, Holguin T. Curvilinear violaceous plaques along Blaschko Lines. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology Case Reports. 2021 Apr 13;12:29-31. doi: 10.1016/j.jdcr.2021.04.004. eCollection 2021 Jun. PMID: 34013012

Casale F, Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Durkin JR. Successful Clearance of Linear Porokeratosis with Aminolevulinic Acid and Pulsed Dye Laser. Dermatologic Surgery. 2021 Sep 1;47(9):1300-1301. doi: 10.1097/DSS.0000000000002996. PMID: 34448766

Durkin JR, Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Rose AN, Barbosa NS. Surgical Margin Mapping of Melanoma in Situ Using in-Vivo Reflectance Confocal Microscopy Mosaics. 2021 May 1;47(5):605-608. doi:10.1097/DSS.0000000000002926. PMID: 33905390

Durkin JR, Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Rose An, Barbosa NS. Surgical Margin Mapping of Melanoma in Situ Using in-Vivo Reflectance Confocal Microscopy Mosaics. Dermatologic Times. October 2020.

Yoon D, Kaur R, Gallegos A, West KIM, Yang H, Schaefer S, Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Dahle SE, Isseroff RR. Repurposing Ophthalmologic Timolol for Dermatologic Use: Caveats and Historical Review of Adverse Events. American Journal of Clinical Dermatology. 22, 89–99(2021)November 2020. PMID: 33237496

Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Stulberg D. Large, painful facial cysts. Journal of Family Practice. 2020 July;69(6). DOI 10.12788/jfp.0034.

Cahn BA, Kaur R, Hirt PA, Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Dahle, SE, Kirsner RS, Isseroff RR, Lev-Tov HA. The Use of Topical Timolol For The Treatment of Recalcitrant Wounds: A Multi-Center Case Series. Journal of Drug in Dermatology. In Press.

Yoon D, Kaur R, Yang H, Schaefer S, Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Dahle SE, Isseroff RR. Adverse Effects of Topical Timolol: Safety Concerns and Implications for Dermatologic Use. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 2020 Apr 25;S0190-9622(20)30717-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2020.04.101. Online ahead of print. PMID: 32344067

Kaur R, Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Dahle SE, West KIM, Isseroff RR: Beta Adrenergic Antagonist for the Healing of Chronic Diabetic Wounds: Study Protocol for a Randomized Controlled Trial. Trials. 2020 Jun 8;21(1):496. doi: 10.1186/s13063-020-04413-z. PMID: 32513257

Hadian Y, Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Dahle SE, West K, Kazak M, Ely H, Schulman JM, Isseroff RR. Exophytic plaque on the plantar foot. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology Case Reports. 2020 Feb 19;6(3):201-3. PMID: 32149178

Garcia A†, Tchanque-Fossuo CN†, Elwood HR, Durkin JR. BRAF Inhibitor-Induced Transient Acantholytic Dermatosis. (†-equal contribution). Dermatol Online Journal. 2020 Feb 15;26(2):13030/qt3ps33564. PMID: 32239892

Joo J, Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Tartar D, Armstrong AW, King TH, Sivamani RS, Eisen DB. Dermal Suture Only Versus Layered Closure: A Randomized Blind Clinical Trial. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 2019 Dec;81(6):1346-1352. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2019.08.040. Epub 2019 Aug 21. PMID: 31442535

Gallegos AC, Davis MJ, Tchanque-Fossuo CN, West KIM, Eisentrout-Melton A, Peavy TR, Dixon RW, Patel RP, Dahle SE, Isseroff RR. Absorption and Safety of Topically Applied Timolol for Treatment of Chronic Cutaneous Wounds. Advances in Wound Care. 2019 Nov 1;8(11):538-545. doi: 10.1089/wound.2019.0970. PMID: 31637100

Dahle SE, Martin K, Williams J, Tchanque-Fossuo CN, West KIM. Limb Salvage of the Foot with Lisfranc Amputation Following Squamous Cell Carcinoma. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine-Oncology. JRSM Open. 2019 Jul 1;10(7):2054270419853144. doi: 10.1177/2054270419853144. eCollection 2019 Jul. PMID: 31308950

Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Dahle SE, Lev-Tov H, West KIM, Li CS, Rocke DM, Isseroff RR. Cellular versus acellular matrix devices in treatment of diabetic foot ulcers: Interim results of a comparative efficacy randomized controlled trial. Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine. 2019 May 9. doi: 10.1002/term.2884. PMID: 31070860

Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Dahle SE, Kiuru MH, Isseroff RR. Vitiligo and Melanocytic Nevi. New Findings in Coffin-Siris Syndrome-Associated ARID1 Germline Mutation. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology Case Reports. 2018 Dec 5;5(1):50-53. doi: 10.1016/j.jdcr.2018.08.024. PMID: 30581937

Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Eisen DB. A Systematic Review on the Use of Cryotherapy for the Treatment of Basal Cell Carcinoma. Dermatology Online Journal. 2018 Nov 15;24(11):13030. PMID: 30695972

Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Millsop JW, Johnson MA, Dahle S, Isseroff RR. Ulcerated Basal Cell Carcinoma Masquerading as Venous Leg Ulcers. Advances in Skin and Wound Care. 2018 Mar 1;31(3):130-4. doi: 10.1097/01.ASW.0000530068.44631.dc. PMID: 29438147

Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Dahle SE, Lev-Tov H, Li CS, Isseroff RR. A Comparative Efficacy Trial of a cellular versus an acellular graft in the healing of diabetic foot ulcer: A Protocol Update. Cutis. 2017 Nov;100(5):E18-E21.

Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Donneys A, Deshpande SS, Sarhaddi D, Nelson NS, Monson LA, Dahle SE, Goldstein SA, Buchman SR. Radioprotection with Amifostine Enhances Bone Strength and Regeneration in a Rat Model of Mandibular Distraction Osteogenesis. Annals of Plastic Surgery. 2018 Feb;80(2):176-180. doi: 10.1097/SAP.0000000000001209. PMID:28930778

Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Wishy A, West KIM, Dawson DL, Dahle SE, Carson JG. Reclaiming Autologous Amputated Tissue for Limb Salvage of a Diabetic Foot Burn with Underlying Critical Limb Ischemia. Advances in Skin and Wound Care. 2018 Jan 1;31(1):596-600. doi: 10.1097/01.ASW.0000526604.26748.3d. PMID: 29240587

Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Dahle SE, Buchman SR, Isseroff RR. Deferoxamine. Potential Novel Topical Therapeutic For Chronic Wounds. British Journal of Dermatology. 2017 Apr;176(4):1056-1059. doi: 10.1111/bjd.14956. PMID: 28418133

Larsen L, Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Gorourhi F, Boudreault D, Nguyen C, Jaime J. Fuentes, Crawford RW, Dahle S, Whetzel T, Isseroff R. Combination Therapy of Autologous Adipose Mesenchymal Stem Cell-Enriched, High Density Lipoaspirate and Topical Timolol for Healing Chronic Wounds. Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine. 2018 Jan;12(1):186-190. doi: 10.1002/term.2390. Epub 2017 Aug 17. PMID: 27943665

Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Isseroff RR, Silverstein MA. Fluoroscopy-Induced Chronic Radiation Dermatitis Should be Included in the Differential Diagnosis of Notalgia Paresthetica. Dermatology Online Journal. 2016 Nov 15;22(11):13030/qt0kh726m9. PMID: 28329575

Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Kamangar F, Ho B, Chang S, Dahle SE, Schulman J, Isseroff RR. Fluoroscopy-induced radionecrosis: A case report. Dermatology Online Journal. 2016 Aug 15;22(8):13030/qt68w910t2. Epub 2016 Jan 1;22(8). PMID: 27617939

Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Ho D, Dahle SE, Koo E, Isseroff RR, Jagdeo J. Low-level laser therapy for treatment of diabetic foot ulcer: A review of clinical experiences. Journal of Drugs in Dermatology. 2016 Jul 1;15(7):843-8. PMID: 27391634

Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Ho D, Dahle SE, Koo E, Li CS, Isseroff RR, Jagdeo J. A Systematic Review of Low-Level Light Therapy For Treatment of Diabetic Foot Ulcer. Wound Repair Regeneration. 2016 March:24(2): 418–426, PMID: 26748691

Inyang AF, Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Merati M, Razdolsky ER, Buchman SR. Microdensitometric and Microarchitectural Alterations in Irradiated Mandibular Fracture Repair. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. Nov 2014;25(6), 2022-2026. PMID: 25304138

Donneys A, Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Blough JT, Nelson NS, Deshpande SS, Buchman SR. Amifostine preserves osteocyte number and osteoid formation in fracture healing following radiotherapy. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. July 2014, 72(3):559- 566. PMID: 24342580.

Sarhaddi D, Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Poushanchi B, Donneys A, Deshpande SS, Weiss DA, Buchman SR. Amifostine Protects Vascularity and Improves Unions in a Model of Irradiated Mandibular Fracture Healing. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. December 2013;132(6):1542-1549. PMID: 24281582.

Gallagher KK, Desphande S, Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Sarhaddi D, Donneys A, Chepeha DB, Buchman SR. Role of Parathyroid Hormone Therapy in Reversing Radiation-Induced Non-union and Normalization of Radiomorphometrics in a Murine Mandibular Model of Distraction Osteogenesis. Head and Neck. December 2013;35(12):1732-7. PMID: 23335324.

Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Donneys A, Sarhaddi D, Poushanchi B, Deshpande SS, Buchman SR. The effect of Amifostine prophylaxis on bone densitometry, biomechanical strength and union in mandibular pathologic fracture repair. Bone. November 2013;57(1):56-61. PMID 23860272.

Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Gong B, Poushanchi B, Donneys A, Sarhaddi D, Gallagher KK, Deshpande SS, Goldstein SA, Morris MD, Buchman SR. Raman Spectroscopy Demonstrates Amifostine Induced Preservation of Bone Mineralization patterns in the Irradiated Murine Mandible. Bone. Februrary 2013;52(2):712-717. PMID: 22885239.

Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Donneys A, Razdolsky ER, Monson LA, Farberg AS, Deshpande SS, Sarhaddi D, Poushanchi B, Goldstein SA, Buchman SR. Quantitative Histologic Evidence of Amifostine Induced Cytoprotection in an Irradiated Murine Model of Mandibular Distraction Osteogenesis. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. December 2012;130(6):1199-1207. PMID: 22878481.

Sarhaddi D, Poushanchi B, Merati M, Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Donneys A, Buchman SR. Validation of Histologic Bone Analysis Following Microfil Vessel Perfusion. Journal of Histotechnology. December 2012;35(4):180-183.

Jing XL, Monson LA, Farberg AS, Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Donneys A. Radiomorphometric Quantitative Analysis of Vasculature Utilizing Micro-CT and Vessel Perfusion in the Murine Mandible. Craniomaxillofacial Trauma and Reconstruction. December 2012;5(4):223-230. PMID: 24294405.

Cartier III RA, Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Asuku ME, Price LA, Milner S. Symmetrical Peripheral Gangrene. Eplasty. Epub, July 2, 2012;12:ic10. PMID: 2287633.

Donneys A, Farberg AS, Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Deshpande SS, Buchman SR. Deferoxamine enhances the vascular response of bone regeneration in mandibular distraction osteogenesis. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. April 2012;129(4):850-856. PMID: 22456357.

Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Donneys A, Deshpande SS, Nelson NS, Boguslawski MJ, Gallagher KK, Sarhaddi D, Poushanchi B, Goldstein SA, Buchman SR. Amifostine Remediates the Degenerative Effects of Radiation on the Mineralization Capacity of the Murine Mandible. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. April 2012;12(4):646-655. PMID: 22456378.

Donneys A, Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Farberg A, Deshpande SS, Buchman SR. Bone Regeneration in Distraction Osteogenesis Demonstrates Significantly Increased Vascularity in Comparison to Fracture Repair. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. January 2012;23(1):328-332. PMID: 22337436.

Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Monson LA, Farberg AS, Donneys A, Deshpande SS, Razdolsky ER, Halonen NR, Goldstein SA, Buchman SR. Dose-Response Effect of Human Equivalent Radiation in the Murine Mandible. Part II. A Biomechanical Assessment. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. November 2011;128(5):480-487. PMID: 22030507.

Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Monson LA, Farberg AS, Donneys A, Zehtabzadeh AJ, Razdolsky ER, Buchman SR. Dose-Response Effect of Human Equivalent Radiation in the Murine Mandible. Part I. A Histomorphometric Assessment. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. July 2011;128(1):114-121. PMID: 21701328.

Donneys A, Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Farberg AS, Jing XL, Deshpande SS, Buchman SR. Quantitative Analysis of Vascular Response After Mandibular Fracture Repair Utilizing Micro-Computed Tomography with Vessel Perfusion. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. April 2011;127(4):1487-1493. PMID: 21460657.

Tchanque-Fossuo CN, Kuzon WM. An Evidence Based Approach To Pressure Sores. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. February 2011;127(2):932-939. PMID: 21285799.

Tchanque C, Virmani S, Teklehaimanot N, Malamet, McFarlane KN, Lincoln D, Jacobs MJ, Silapaswan S. Bilateral Obturator Hernia with Intestinal Obstruction: Repair with a cigar roll technique. Hernia. The World Journal of Hernia and Abdominal Wall Surgery. November 2009;14(5):543-545. PMID:19941019.