Brandy Deffenbacher, MD
Associate Professor, Family Medicine

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Medical School:
  • MD, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine (2007)
Undergraduate School:
  • BA, University of Colorado - Boulder (CO) (2002)
Internship:
  • University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program (2008)
Residencies:
  • University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program, Chief Resident, Family Medicine (2010)
  • University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program, Family Medicine (2009)
Fellowships:
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Program, Family Medicine Faculty Development (2013)
Languages: English
Department: Family Medicine

Publications

  • Lyon C, Mullen R, Deffenbacher B, Reed A, Nashelsky J. Clinical Inquiries: Does exercise relieve vasomotor menopausal symptoms?. J Fam Pract. 2018 Mar;67(3):175-176. PubMed PMID: 29509823
  • Deffenbacher B, Langner S, Khodaee M. Are Self-study Procedural Teaching Methods Effective? A Pilot Study of a Family Medicine Residency Program. Fam Med. 2017 Nov;49(10):789-795. PubMed PMID: 29190405
  • Langner S, Deffenbacher B, Nagle J, Khodaee M. Barriers and methods to improve office-based procedural training in a family medicine residency. Int J Med Educ. 2016 May 29;7:158-9. PubMed PMID: 27238385
  • Mount HR, Zakrajsek T, Huffman M, Deffenbacher B, Gallagher K, Skinker B, Rivard G, Benson S, Dancel R, Buckman F, Hayes M, Jackson J, Viera AJ. Text messaging to improve resident knowledge: a randomized controlled trial. Fam Med. 2015 Jan;47(1):37-42. PubMed PMID: 25646876
  • Deffenbacher B. Successful experimental treatment of congenital ichthyosis in an infant. BMJ Case Rep. 2013 Mar 6;2013. PubMed PMID: 23470675

Professional Memberships

  • Society for Teachers in Family Medicine, Member
  • American Academy of Family Medicine, Member
  • Colorado Academy of Family Medicine, Member
  • North American Primary Care Research Group, Member

Practice Locations

UCHealth A.F. Williams Family Medicine Clinic - Central Park
3055 Roslyn Street
Suite 100
Denver, CO 80238
720-848-9000

Hospital Affiliation
  • University of Colorado Hospital
  • Children's Hospital Colorado

Specialty Information

Specialties
  • Family Medicine, Board Certification
Conditions & Treatments
  • Primary Care
  • Men's Health
  • Pregnancy and Reproduction - Childbirth
  • Pregnancy and Reproduction - Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy and Reproduction - Prenatal Care
  • Seniors' Health
  • Symptoms and Manifestations
  • Child and Teen Health - Children's Health
  • Child and Teen Health - Infant and Toddler Health
  • Child and Teen Health - Teen Health
  • Women's Health
  • Child and Teen Health
  • Pregnancy and Reproduction
Clinical Interests
My many clinical interests include women health, newborn, children, and adolscent care, and prenatal care.

Personal Interests
In my spare time, I enjoy biking, running, swimming, and spending time with my family and dogs.

General Information

Medical Schools:
  • MD, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine (2007)
Undergraduate Schools:
  • BA, University of Colorado - Boulder (CO) (2002)
Internships:
  • University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program (2008)
Residency Programs:
  • University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program, Chief Resident, Family Medicine (2010)
  • University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program, Family Medicine (2009)
Fellowships:
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Program, Family Medicine Faculty Development (2013)
Languages: English
Department: Family Medicine
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