General Dermatology Clinic

(PGY-2, PYG-3, PGY-4)

General dermatology encompasses a wide spectrum of medical disorders affecting the skin, hair, nails, and mucous membranes.  Adults of all ages, ethnicity and socioeconomic backgrounds are evaluated and treated.

Residents will learn to:

  • Elicit and organize the key components of past medical history, social history, and medications
  • Perform a thorough examination of skin, hair, nails, mucous membrane
  • Develop a sophisticated and thorough differential diagnosis
  • Recognize and diagnose common and uncommon dermatoses and neoplasias
  • Perform and interpret in-office diagnostic tests (potassium hydroxide preparations, Tzanck smears, Sarcoptes scrapings, dermoscopy, and hair pluck analysis)
  • Acquire understanding of topical medications and their indications
  • Acquire understanding of systemic therapies and their indications, contraindications, and safety profiles
  • Utilize phototherapy effectively and safely for patients who are appropriate candidates

Faculty

UF Health Dermatology at Springhill

Francisco A Ramos Caro

Francisco A Ramos Caro M.D.

Associate Professor Of Dermatology
Maria I Longo-Imedio

Maria I Longo-Imedio M.D.

Clinical Associate Professor
Kiran Motaparthi

Kiran Motaparthi M.D.

Program Director & Clinical Associate Professor
Patricia A Missall

Patricia A Missall

Program Director & Clinical Associate Professor
Marjorie Montanez-Wiscovich

Marjorie Montanez-Wiscovich M.D., Ph.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor
Anna De Benedetto

Anna De Benedetto M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor
Leah J Hooey

Leah J Hooey DO

Clinical Assistant Professor

UF Health Dermatology at Deerwood Park

Stephanie J Carstens

Stephanie J Carstens

Med Dir & Clin Ast Prof
Department: MD-DERMATOLOGY JACKSONVILLE
Douglas N Robins

Douglas N Robins M.D.

CLIN ASO PROF
Department: MD-DERMATOLOGY

Malcolm Randall Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Kimberly L Merkel

Kimberly L Merkel M.D.

ADJ AST PROF
Department: MD-DERMATOLOGY