Steven J. Smith, M.D., FAAD

Is a graduate of Ohio State University Medical School in Columbus, Ohio. He then completed internal medicine internship and residency at the Medical University of South Carolina and Ohio State University for his dermatology fellowship.

His practice has served the local community for over 30 years. Dr. Smith continues to participate in the Annual Skin Cancer Screening since its inception. He also practices Cosmetic Dermatology to include the use of Dysport ( Botox ), Radiesse, and laser procedures.

Dr. Smith is a member of several professional organizations to include: the American Academy of Dermatology, American Society of Cosmetic Dermatology and Aesthetic Surgery, Texas Dermatology Society, Houston Dermatology Society, and the American Medical Association.



Terry Faleye P.A.-C

Terry has 8 years of experience working as a physician assistant in the field of dermatology. She is a native Houstonian, graduating from the University of Houston with a Bachelor’s degree in Human Development and Family Studies in 2003. After earning an early admission to UTMB Galveston Physician Assistant program, she received her Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies. She is certified by the National Commission of Certification of Physician Assistants and is a member of the Society of Dermatology Physicians Assistants and Houston Dermatology PA Chapter.

Terry is passionate about dermatology and is excited to join the Kingwood Dermatology team.


Amanda Lara, Medical Aesthetician

Amanda Lara is a native Houstonian and a licensed aesthetician in Texas. During her studies in Aesthetics at Lonestar College, Amanda’s diligence and hard work awarded her a place on the President’s List where she graduated with honors.

She has an extensive background in the medical field including Dermatopathology. Realizing her passion for beautiful, healthy skin, she decided to help people enhance their natural beauty by becoming an Aesthetician.

As an experienced, knowledgeable, and patient aesthetician with years of aesthetics experience, Amanda has taken care of patients of all ages and skin types and does so with grace and professionalism. She continually expands her knowledge and keeps up to date on the latest skin care trends not only limited to procedures but skin care product lines which will aid in the maintenance of one’s overall skin care as well as aid with age defiance.

She has comprehensive training and experience in all major areas of Aesthetics, including Chemical Peels, Microneedling, Microdermabrasion, Customized Medical facials, Dermaplaning, Extractions, Skin Tightening Procedures, Laser hair removal and laser vein treatment for spider veins.

In her free time she enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, and music.

Robin Martinelli-Regional Manager

Robin Martinelli, Regional Manager, has over 30+ years of experience in the medical field. She has earned her Master’s degree in Business with a focus on Healthcare (Magna Cum Laude).  She has a passion for healthcare and helping patients as well as her team.  Robin has both front and back office experience as well as customer service and a high diligence to see the goals of our office achieved to the fullest.  She is committed to assisting the doctor; providers and her team in accommodating the needs of our very important patients.

Please feel free to contact Robin for any questions or concerns you may have at 281-359-6000 ext. 711 or email her at robin@dermsurgery.org