Saratoga Dermatology and Medical Spa
At Saratoga Dermatology and Medical Spa, we aim to provide the Capital District with world-class skin care. We start with a foundation of medical dermatology.
Meet our Doctors
Dr. Jean Buhac
Dr. Jean Buhac is a board-certified dermatologist. She has performed basic science research on subjects such as skin aging. She has studied dermatology with the masters that have written the textbooks at the University of Iowa and at Harvard. Dr. Buhac has been practicing dermatology in the area since 1998, and has seen tens of thousands of patients over that time. This has provided her with a tremendous clinical expertise.
Dr. Buhac spends the majority of her time attending to medical problems such as rashes, skin cancers, acne and rosacea. In addition to the diagnosis and treatment of skin diseases, she is an accomplished dermatologic surgeon. She removes skin cancers, cysts and performs skin biopsies.
Dr. Buhac also has a strong interest in cosmetic dermatology, and has developed the first medical spa in the Capital District in order to deliver these services in a multidisciplinary manner. The medical spa bridges the spectrum from science to beauty. Popular treatments include BOTOX® Cosmetic, dermal fillers, laser skin rejuvenation and laser hair removal.
Dr. Jennifer L. Smith
Dr. Smith and her family recently relocated to the area from Lubbock, Texas. She brings over 10 years of Medical, Surgical, and Cosmetic Dermatology experience to the practice.
Dr. Smith is a Kansas native who graduated Summa Cum Laude from The George Washington University in Washington, DC, with a B.A. in History. She received her M.D. from The University of Arizona School of Medicine, graduating with Highest Honors as a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society in 1999. She completed her Dermatology training at The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock, Texas, in 2003. She became Board Certified in Dermatology in 2003 and is also a fellow of the American Society for Mohs Surgery since 2004.
Upon completion of her Dermatology residency, Dr. Smith served as an Assistant and Associate Professor of Dermatology at Texas Tech University where she practiced as well as taught techniques in Medical, Surgical, and Cosmetic Dermatology for nearly 10 years. She has performed thousands of Mohs surgical procedures, Botox and filler procedures, as well authored numerous medical and surgical publications which appear in national Dermatology journals. Since joining our practice in September of 2012, Dr. Smith has developed and incorporated Mohs surgery into our practice and is currently accepting new patients.
We believe that prevention, maintenance, and treatment based on science are the foundations of skin wellness.