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First Coast Dermatology

Edward W.P. Smith, MD
Juan A. Rosario-Collazo, MD

Dr. Smith founded First Coast Dermatology in 1979. He completed his undergraduate education at Mount St. Mary’s College, where he graduated magna cum laude, and then attended medical school at the Ohio State University College of Medicine, where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. Dr. Smith completed residencies in dermatology and pediatrics at Yale New Haven Hospital and Duke University Hospital.

Dr. Smith is a Clinical Associate Professor at the University of Florida College of Medicine-Jacksonville, where he has volunteered at the Pediatric Dermatology Clinic for over 25 years. He also serves in the Dermatology Clinic at Volunteers in Medicine-Jacksonville.

Dr. Smith is board certified in Dermatology and Pediatrics. He is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, Florida Medical Society, Duval County Medical Society, and is past president of the Jacksonville Dermatology Society. He is also a member of the Rotary Club of Deerwood. When not working, Dr. Smith enjoys hiking and biking.

Dr. Rosario began his education with a pre-med major at the University of the Sacred Heart and then attended the Ponce School of Medicine in Puerto Rico, where he received an academic distinction award. He completed an internship in Internal Medicine at Damas Hospital and residencies in Damas Hospital and the National Capital Consortium in Washington, D.C.

Dr. Rosario was active duty in the military from 1996-2006 and served as a Commander in the United States Navy, and as the department head of both Internal Medicine and Dermatology.

He received multiple commendations and Military awards including Army, Navy Commendation Medals, and a Humanitarian Service Medal. Dr. Rosario is listed in Who’s Who Among Medical Professionals and was the President of the Jacksonville Dermatology Society in 2009.
Dr. Rosario is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Society for Mohs Surgery. He is Board Certified in Dermatology and Internal Medicine. He is also a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, and the American Society of Mohs Surgery, the Florida Society of Dermatologic Surgery, the Jacksonville Dermatology Society and the Duval County Medical Society. Dr. Rosario enjoys water sports and spending time with his family.

Board Certifications: Dermatology & Pediatrics
Location: 4479 Baymeadows Rd., Jacksonville, FL 32217
904.731.8300 •