Meet Our Team
Our experienced team of skin care specialist work together to develop a specialized program to meet the needs of each individual. Sometimes preventative measures are enough, other times a combination of corrective and preventative measures are necessary. Whatever your skin care needs may be, our team is prepared to put you on the road to the most healthy and beautiful skin you can possibly have. We realize you have options and welcome the opportunity to help you maintain healthy radiant skin.
Javier Zelaya, MD FAAD
Javier Zelaya, MD, is an Internist and Board Certified Dermatologist and a graduate of Williams College (Williamstown, Mass) and NYU School of Medicine. He completed dual residencies in Internal Medicine at Montefiore Medical Center and Dermatology Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He served as Chief Resident in Dermatology while at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Following residency he completed a cosmetic apprenticeship with Dr. George Farber, in New Orleans. Dr. Zelaya has been in private practice for the past 15 years, with offices in both Brooklyn and Manhattan. He is expertly skilled in treating a full range of medical and cosmetic skin conditions in all skin types. Dr. Zelaya will work with you to make informed decisions and develop a treatment plan to meet your needs and improve your health and appearance. Dr. Zelaya is an active member of several professional organizations, including American Academy of Dermatology, Fellow American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, Fellow American Academy of Contact Dermatitis.
Maria Sierra, Esthetician
Maria Sierra, is a NYS Licensed Esthetician with over 12 years of experience and a graduate of Lia Schorr institute of Cosmetic Skin Care and a graduate of the Fashion Institute of Technology. She has extensive training in facials, skin analysis, extractions, facial massage, dermaplaning, microdermabrasion, chemical peels, L.E.D. light therapy, high frequency, lymphatic drainage treatments, waxing and laser hair removal. She is certified in hair laser removal, IPL photofacials and NYS Licensed in Micropigment (permanent make-up). Consistently working to offer the best in medical esthetic treatments. Maria strives to educate her clients and tailor treatments to suit each individual to maximize results. Since joining Skinworks, she treats her clientele like family.