2611 SE 17th St., Suite B, Ocala, Florida 34471, 352-629-8881.

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Frederick R. Behringer, Jr., MD, is a Board Certified Dermatologist and Mohs Surgeon.  He was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland and has spent the last 36 years practicing dermatology in Ocala, Florida. Dr. Behringer attended the most prestigious of universities including Dartmouth College, Duke Medical School and United States Airforce School of Aerospace Medicine. He was introduced to Florida during both his medical internship and medical residency with the University of Florida. In 1980, Dr. Behringer established his current practice in Ocala, Florida where he has enjoyed caring for generations of central Floridians.

Dr. Behringer focuses on Mohs Surgery, General Dermatology and Cosmetics. He is committed to delivering the most comprehensive, high-quality dermatology care to patients in his community.

He and his wife have 4 sons and enjoy spending time with their grandchildren. During the winter months, Dr. Behringer’s favorite place to vacation are the ski slopes of Colorado. His preferred Florida sport is, of course, golfing.

Serving the Ocala community for 36 years has been Dr. Behringer’s passion. He is pleased to continue providing expert dermatology patient care as he joins Suncoast Skin Solutions’ expanding dermatology practice.

Dr. Behringer is seeing patients in our Ocala office located at 2611 SE 17th St. Suite B Ocala, FL 34471

For appointments call 844-SUNDERM (844) 786-3376 or

(352) 629-8881. 


Suzy Schmeltz

Sue Schmeltz, PA-C, is a true Florida Gator born and raised in Gainesville, FL.  She attended Elon University in North Carolina where she graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s of Science in Sports Medicine.  With her mind set on a fulfilling career as a physician assistant, she returned to Gainesville and worked for the University of Florida at Shands Hospital as a Research Assistant.  She completed her Master’s in Physician Assistant Studies at the University of Florida, School of Medicine in 2004.

Sue began her physician assistant career at the historic Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan.  As a hospital-based, surgical PA, she gained depth and breadth of knowledge in medical and surgical specialties.  Her role evolved and expanded while she served in Detroit, and included a full-time assignment as an Assistant Professor for the Wayne State University Physician Assistant Program.

She now resides in Ocala with her husband and children.  She enjoys exploring the outdoors, camping, boating, gardening, and volunteering.

Sue believes that empowering patients with knowledge to prevent and manage disease is vital to their overall well-being.  She is excited to be joining such an outstanding group of dermatology providers at Suncoast Skin Solutions and looking forward to helping patients in Ocala and The Villages achieve their best possible outcomes through medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatology solutions

Sue is now accepting new patients in our Ocala and The Villages offices.

2611 SE 17th St. Ste. B, Ocala, FL 34471

8564 CR 466, Ste. 206, The Villages, FL 32162

For appointments call 844-SUNDERM (844) 786-3376 or

(352) 593-9705