Double Board Certified Dermatologist

Double Board Certified Dermatologist Dr. Christofer Buatti was trained in Dermatology at Michigan State University, at which he maintains the status of Clinical Assistant Professor in Dermatology. He received the awards of Patient’s Choice Award every year in practice, and Compassionate Doctor Recognition. Dr. Buatti has a broad based knowledge in medical/surgical Dermatology, with additional expertise in MOHS surgery for skin cancer, as well as expertise in cosmetic procedures. Dr. Buatti is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, American Osteopathic College of Dermatology, American Society for MOHS Surgery, and the Michigan Osteopathic Association. Oakland Hills Dermatology invites you to make an appointment for a consultation to meet him and his wonderful staff. We look forward to seeing you for your next dermatologic appointment.


Board-Certified Physician Assistant

Autumn Green, PA-C is a board-certified physician assistant that joins Oakland Hills Dermatology with 5 years of experience at a busy medical and surgical dermatology practice in a suburb of Chicago, Illinois. She graduated from Central Michigan University with a Bachelor of Science in 2007 and received her Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in 2012.

She is an active member of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants. Autumn has a unique experience with her work as a sub-investigator on multiple clinical trials, specifically on advancing treatments for psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, and acne. She has been involved with Midwestern University as a clinical preceptor, training physician assistant students for the past 3 years. Autumn is passionate about engaging with the community in which she works through skin cancer screenings and educational lectures. She enjoys practicing medical dermatology for all ages in addition to performing minimally-invasive cosmetic procedures to help patients look and feel they’re very best.


Laura Ruby Goen is a board certified Physician Assistant with over 11 years of medical experience, varying between newborns to elderly. She is a graduate of University of Michigan where she earned Bachelor of Science degree of Nursing. Prior to beginning her Physician Assistant career, Ruby specialized in Pediatrics Intensive Care, Cardiac Intensive Care and Acute Hemodialysis. Ruby moved to the metro Detroit area and attended Wayne State University, where she earned her Masters of Science degree in Physician Assistant Studies. Ruby moved to Los Angeles California for dermatology training and moved back home to take care of her fellow Michigan family.

Ruby performs full body skin cancer exams and treats, acne, psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, hair loss, fungal infections, warts and many other dermatological conditions.

Ruby is also seasoned in the area of cosmetics. She loves injecting Neurotoxins and Dermal Filler to help her patients achieve that youthful look they dream of!

When she is not taking care of her patients, Ruby enjoys spending time with her family, friends and enjoying hiking, art and cooking. She is accepting new patients and is pleased to be working alongside her excellent team of colleagues.

Renee Bihary

Office Manager, Master CoolSculpting Technician

Renee graduated from Canisius College in Buffalo NY with a BA in Communication Studies and Public Relations. She also brings 15+ years of skin care experience and 10 years of management to the Oakland Hills team. In addition to her managerial expertise, Renee is a certified Master Coolsculpting Technician. She enjoys all aspects of dermatology, and at Oakland Hills, she is skilled with coordinating and overseeing job-related activities and assignments. Renee ensures adherence to company HR policies and procedures to streamline effective patient care. Renee has quickly proven herself as both a compassionate, effective leader and a fantastic addition to the Oakland Hills family.

In her free time, Renee enjoys experiencing the world through travelling, spending time with her family and beloved dog Sophie, listening to Country music and is a loyal member of the Buffalo Bills Mafia.

Tricia Wiper

Biologics Coordinator

Tricia graduated from The University of Michigan with a BA in Psychology. She also has been working as a medical assistant for 12 years and working in dermatology for the last 7+ years. She loves all things dermatology from general dermatology, surgical dermatology and cosmetic dermatology but she specializes as our biologic coordinator. She takes pride in helping patients who suffer from psoriasis get the proper care and treatment that they need. She goes above and beyond for our patients and makes them feel very comfortable. With her willingness to learn new tasks she has learned many aspects of our office. Tricia enjoys taking the lead and helping out anyone in need. She works great with patients of all ages and is very passionate in what she does. In her free time Tricia enjoys spending time with her family, and planning her wedding with her fiancée Joe.


Clinical Research Coordinator

Elise Shammami is a clinical research coordinator at Oakland Hills Dermatology. She graduated from Oakland University with a Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences with a concentration in pre-health professional studies in 2020. While in undergrad, Elise developed an interest in clinical research starting off her journey as an emergency department clinical research intern at Henry Ford Hospital Detroit. Now, she is exploring the world of clinical research in dermatology. Elise Looks forward to continuing at Oakland Hills Dermatology and working on all of the clinical studies we have to offer!


Licensed Medical Aesthetician

Abbey has been a Licensed Aesthetician for over 5 years and loves all things skincare! She strongly believes in furthering her education and staying up to date on what’s new in the skincare industry. Abbey attended Douglas J Aveda and has taken many continuing education classes. Abbey is a firm believer in educating her clients on a good skincare routine. She feels that it’s so important to take care of your skin at home to support the treatments that you are investing in with her. Abbey also has a strong knowledge of medical esthetics. She loves to consult with clients on advanced skincare treatments and the many services offered at our medical spa. Abbey is a natural at building relationships with her clients! Abbey makes her clients feel very comfortable, confident, and relaxed on their visits with her. She offers everything skin care including hydrafacials, advanced skincare treatments, chemical peels, and multiple skin resurfacing lasers. Join Abbey on your journey to healthy skin!


Licensed Medical Aesthetician

Susan graduated from University of Michigan with a bachelor’s degree in Biology. Soon afterwards she realized that her real passion was in skincare. She attended Michigan College of Beauty in Troy and the rest is history. She is a licensed medical aesthetician with a distinguished understanding of skin health. She’s dedicated to creating customized treatment plans and providing results. Susan absolutely loves connecting with others and making them feel confident in who they are. Her warm personality makes clients feel at ease and helps form lasting relationships. She is always taking continuing education classes to grow her skills and to improve on the ever-changing cutting edge technologies in the industry. She will help you create an at home skincare routine to maximize and maintain the results of the treatments you are investing in with her.


Registered Radiation Therapist

Javed Iqbal is a National Registered Radiation Therapist. He received his Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Radiation Therapy from Wayne State University. He has over 30 years of Radiation Therapy experience and training from Mayo Clinic, Karmanos Cancer Institute, DMC, and Beaumont Health System. Javed heads up the Superficial Radiation Therapy Department (also known as SRT) at Oakland Hills Dermatology. Superficial Radiation Therapy, is a proven, non-surgical and non-invasive method of treating non-melanoma skin cancers such as basal cell carcinoma or squamous cell carcinoma, virtually any place on your body.

Javed’s goal is to constantly improve and deliver the best possible patient care. He believes the way to work toward this goal is to integrate research and education so that all patient care is truly personalized medicine.