Dr. Robert Skidmore MD
General Surgeons — Gainesville, FLContact Dr. Skidmore
Dr. Robert Skidmore Jr specializes in general surgery, dermatology, mohs-micrographic surgery in Gainesville, Florida. Details of Dr. Skidmore's 24 years experience as an MD, his hospital affiliation and education at University of Florida are available on your free doctor report.
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3700 NW 83rd St
Gainesville, FL 32606
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Board Certification, Specialty and Expertise
Dr. Robert Skidmore identified specializing in
General SurgeryGeneral Surgery
A surgeon manages a broad spectrum of surgical conditions affecting almost any area of the body. The surgeon established the diagnosis and provides the preoperative, operative, and postoperative care to surgical patients and is usually responsible for the comprehensive management of the trauma victim and the critically ill surgical patient. The surgeon uses a variety of diagnostic techniques, including endoscopy, for observing internal structures, and may use specialized instruments during operative procedures. A general surgeon is expected to be familiar with the salient features of other surgical specialties in order to recognize problems in those areas and to know when to refer a patient to another specialist., DermatologyDermatology
A dermatologist is trained to diagnose and treat pediatric and adult patients with benign and malignant disorders of the skin, mouth, external genitalia, hair and nails, as well as a number of sexually transmitted diseases. The dermatologist has had additional training and experience in the diagnosis and treatment of skin cancers, melanomas, moles, and other tumors of the skin, the management of contact dermatitis, and other allergic and nonallergic skin disorders, and in the recognition of the skin manifestations of systemic (including internal malignancy) and infectious diseases. Dermatologists have special training in dermatopathology and in the surgical techniques used in dermatology. They also have expertise in the management of cosmetic disorders of the skin such as hair loss and scars, and the skin changes associated with aging. and MOHS-Micrographic Surgery.. He is certified in Dermatology.
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Dr. Skidmore is affiliated with 1 hospital:
North Florida Regional Medical Center
6500 W Newberry Rd
Dr. Robert Skidmore Jr MD is published in the following:
Upper extremity atrophy associated with a giant congenital melanocytic nevus.
EducationDr. Skidmore attended medical school at University of Florida College of Medicine and graduated in 1989 having 24 years experience.
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