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Welcome to Daystar Skin & Cancer Center, Your Dermatologist in Poinciana, FL

Daystar Skin & Cancer Center is dedicated to help our community achieve their healthiest skin possible. Our center is conveniently located to serve Kissimmee, Orlando and Poinciana.

Whether you are facing skin cancer, struggling with a chronic skin condition or seeking a new fresh approach to your skin care needs, we are here to server you! We see both children and adults and accept most major insurances. If you have any questions about our services, please feel free to contact us.

We believe in order to maintain beautiful healthy skin, the whole person needs to be cared for. Skin is the outermost reflection of what lies beneath and we are here to help you discover inner and outer beauty so that you may "Let your light shine!"

  • Same day appointments and walk-ins welcome
  • Surgery within 1 week of cancer diagnosis
  • Mohs' Surgeon, Dermatologist, Affiliate Plastic Surgeon and Dermatopathologist on site
  • Biopsy results for skin cancers are usually available within a few days/weeks
  • General & cosmetic dermatology services
  • We accept most major insurances
  • Se habla Español
  • Most important OUR patients are seen by PHYSICIANS ONLY!!




Superficial Radiation Therapy (SRT)

Painless, Non-Invasive & Effective

Sometimes the cutting-edge of skin cancer treatment means NO cutting at all. Superficial Radiation Therapy (also known as Superficial Radiotherapy, and SRT), is a proven, non-surgical method of treating non-melanoma skin cancers such as basal cell carcinoma or squamous cell carcinoma, virtually any place on your body.

SRT is not like the radiation used to treat other cancers. It preserves your surrounding healthy tissue while effectively treating the malignant (cancerous) cells, painlessly penetrating only about 5mm below your skin’s surface – virtually the thickness of your skin.

Is SRT Right for You?

For some patients with non-melanoma skin cancers, this advanced radiotherapy treatment has several advantages over surgical procedures, and:

  • Is safe & effective
  • Eliminates the discomfort that can follow surgery
  • Requires short treatment sessions
  • Results in minimal to no scarring
  • Has virtually no risk of nerve damage
  • Requires no anesthesia
  • Reduces the risk of post-procedure infections
  • Has a quick recovery time
  • Requires no post-reconstructive surgery
  • Allows you to enjoy your regular activities such as showering, playing golf and tennis, etc.

Your Daystarskin and Cancer center physician will discuss which advanced treatment option is most appropriate for you. Other options include Mohs micrographic surgery.

Sensus RT

PRECISE, PAINFREE, NON-SURGICAL TREATMENT ONLY TAKES MINUTES.

A NON-INVASIVE, SENSIBLE ALTERNATIVE CANCER TREATMENTS FOR THE SKIN.

Harnessing the remarkable healing power of Superficial Radiotherapy first used more than 50 years ago, Sensus Healthcare developed the SRT-100™—a state-of-the art system that is transforming the lives of people coping with non-melanoma skin cancer and unsightly keloid scars.

Every patient deserves a choice. Now they have a non-invasive, out-patient treatment option for non-melanoma skin cancer and keloids.

Sensus

As a provider who understands the serious risks, complications and side effects that can accompany the surgical intervention of skin cancer, we offer patients with alternative cancer treatments— specifically, a non-surgical solution for basal cell carcinoma treatment and squamous cell carcinoma treatment.

We are honored to offer the SRT-100™. Inspired by the tried-and-true Superficial Radiotherapy (SRT) systems that were once the proven gold standard among dermatologists and radiation oncologists, our state-of-the-art system is ideal for basal cell carcinoma treatment and squamous cell carcinoma treatment.

The SRT-100 delivers a precise and calibrated dose of energy that penetrates only five millimeters below the skin’s surface—making it one of the safest and most effective alternative cancer treatments available. Unlike more powerful radiation devices, the SRT- 100™ carefully destroys malignant skin cancer cells while preserving healthy tissue.

By delivering a precise, calibrated dose of Superficial Radiotherapy that only goes skin deep, patients can be safely treated right in their physician’s office. Each treatment takes only a few minutes and is virtually painless.

Low-dose radiation effectively destroys basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma, as well as the non-malignant tumor cells that cause keloids. Best of all, it doesn’t involve cutting, bleeding or stitching. With the SRT-100™, there is no need for anesthesia, no risk of infection or scarring, no need for reconstructive plastic surgery. Patients heal quickly and don’t have downtime or lifestyle restrictions following treatment.

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Meet The Doctor

  • Scott Schlauder
    M.D

    Dr Schlauder grew up in Ohio where he attended Ohio State University College of Medicine and graduated with honors. He then found himself in sunny Florida as a Pathology Resident for the University of South Florida.

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Featured Articles

  • Acne

    Acne is the most frequent skin condition in the United States. It is characterized by pimples that appear on the face, back, and chest. Every year, about 80% of adolescents have some form of acne and about 5% of adults experience acne. Acne is made up of two types of blemishes: Whiteheads/Blackheads, ...

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  • Seborrheic Keratosis

    Also known as seborrheic verruca, most people will develop at least one seborrheic keratosis during a lifetime. Fortunately, these lesions are benign and don't become cancerous. They are characterized as brown, black or yellow growths that grow singly or in groups and are flat or slightly elevated. Often ...

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  • Eczema (Dermatitis)

    Eczema is a general term used to describe an inflammation of the skin. In fact, eczema is a series of chronic skin conditions that produce itchy rashes; scaly, dry and leathery areas; skin redness; or inflammation around blisters. It can be located anywhere on the body, but most frequently appears in ...

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  • Moles (Nevi)

    Moles are brown or black growths, usually round or oval, that can appear anywhere on the skin. They can be rough or smooth, flat or raised, single or in multiples. They occur when cells that are responsible for skin pigmentation, known as melanocytes, grow in clusters instead of being spread out across ...

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  • Skin Cancers

    Skin cancer is the most common form of human cancers, affecting more than one million Americans every year. One in five Americans will develop skin cancer at some point in their lives. Skin cancers are generally curable if caught early. However, people who have had skin cancer are at a higher risk of ...

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  • Warts

    Warts are small, harmless growths that appear most frequently on the hands and feet. Sometimes they look flat and smooth, other times they have a dome-shaped or cauliflower-like appearance. Warts can be surrounded by skin that is either lighter or darker. Warts are caused by different forms of Human ...

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Affiliated with Dr. Michael J Freeman

https://www.docfreeman.com/provider

1: 2750 SE 17th St Ocala FL 34474
2: 13690 US -441 North The Villages FL 32159
3: 8750 SW State Rd 200 Suite 102 Ocala FL 34481

Phone number 352.221.9125

Our Location

Hours of Operation

Monday:

8:30 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:30 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:30 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

8:30 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

8:30 am-12:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed