Faculty, staff and their family members who participate in the UM/Aetna medical plan are welcome to have their free annual skin cancer screening at the UHealth Coral Gables Clinic (Daystar). Screenings are offered at the Coral Gables UHealth clinic every Thursday from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m., by appointment only. Screenings are performed by Dr. George Elgart, professor of dermatology and cutaneous surgery and vice chair of education. Appointments for general dermatology may also be scheduled at this clinic.


Dr. Elgart is an expert in pathology-dermatopathology with clinical interests in autoimmune blistering diseases, melanoma, and immunodermatology.

The Coral Gables UHealth clinic is located on UM’s Coral Gables campus on the second floor of the Student Health Services building. UHealth at Coral Gables offers primary care services to University faculty and staff, as well as patients from the surrounding community.

For more information and to schedule a skin cancer screening, call 305-243-6704 or click here.