Dr. Miguel Villacorta

Board Certified Dermatologist, D.O., MPH, FAAD

about Dr. Miguel Villacorta

Dr. Miguel Villacorta is a distinguished board-certified dermatologist at Galt Dermatology & Concierge Medicine, where he established South Florida’s first direct-care dermatology practice. His diverse background, with roots in Miami and rural Spain, ignited his interest in medicine, leading him from electrical engineering at the University of Miami to earning an osteopathic degree and a Master of Public Health at Nova Southeastern University. There, he delved into significant skin cancer research, earning recognition as a Young Innovator from the American Academy of Medical Entrepreneurs. Before his medical career, Dr. Villacorta contributed to NASA’s space shuttle program and UPS’s business development, showcasing his diverse expertise. 

His advanced dermatology expertise was honed during his internship and residency at Broward Health in Fort Lauderdale, culminating in receiving the Resident of the Year award. This period marked the growth of a substantial research portfolio, with Dr. Villacorta presenting at major conferences and publishing extensively.

Leading Galt Dermatology & Concierge Medicine, Dr. Villacorta introduced the first direct-care dermatology practice, a transformative direct-care model that has set a new standard and inspired dermatologists nationwide. He excels in medical, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology, offering comprehensive, personalized care to patients with various conditions.

Dr. Villacorta champions a patient-focused healthcare approach, emphasizing empathy, in-depth conversations, and customized treatment plans, countering the impersonality often found in modern medicine. His life outside medicine, filled with travel, tennis, cooking, and a love for space and science fiction, mirrors his entrepreneurial drive and pursuit of fulfillment.

Committed to elevating Galt Dermatology & Concierge Medicine as a South Florida leader, Dr. Villacorta strives to redefine medical practice, emphasizing patient-centric care that reflects the dedication and empathy that initially drew him and others to the medical field, aiming to enhance the healthcare experience for patients and professionals alike with unparalleled empathy, expertise, and effectiveness.