Michael Rubio is a board certified Dermatology Physician Assistant based in New York City currently practicing with Buka Dermatology. Michael is from the town of Athens, Georgia known as one of the capitals of alternative and indie rock, which is home to the B52s and R.E.M.
He obtained his graduate degree with honors distinction from one of the top Physician Assistant programs in the nation—Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia. He is currently a Diplomat Fellow candidate for the Society of Dermatology PAs.
Michael specializes in Dermatology because of its marriage between the medical, surgical and cosmetic components. Michael was personally trained by Dr. Bobby Buka to identify and treat skin conditions from acne to skin cancer. He understands that each patient is unique and therefore tailors a personal care plan to meet their needs. He believes in partnering with each patient in providing the best evidence based treatments available.
In addition, he is trained to operate our wide variety of lasers that remove hair, red and brown spots, tattoos and provide facial rejuvenation treatments. Michael is also trained in Botox, injectables and microneedling with PRP.
Michael is a proud member of the American Association of Physician Assistants which aid in continual education in his field.