Elena Novak, PA-C
Elena Novak, PA-C, is a Certified Physician Assistant on the team at HK Dermatology. She provides the highest quality of dermatologic care to patients throughout San Juan Capistrano, California.
Elena completed her undergraduate degree at the University of California, Irvine, where she majored in biology. She received her physician assistant degree from Western University of Health Sciences. Additionally, she has been trained by Dr. Klein and Dr. Kassardjian to provide excellent care for various dermatologic conditions. To remain certified, Elena must complete 100 hours of Continuing Medical Education every two years and pass a national recertification examination every ten years.
At HK Dermatology, Elena is committed to providing a supportive and comforting atmosphere for her patients. Along with assisting Dr. Klein in dermatologic surgery, she is highly skilled in diagnosing skin cancers, psoriasis, rashes, acne, rosacea, pigment disorders, warts, molluscum contagiosum, and keloids. Also, Elena has been trained on IPL, laser hair removal, PRF therapy, microneedling, miraDry®, and blue light photodynamic therapy.
Elena is passionate about natural aesthetics to create youthful results while utilizing fillers and neurotoxins. She has undergone advanced education in aesthetic medicine by attending multiple hands-on trainings and conferences.
Outside of the office, Elena enjoys time spent with her family, traveling, hiking, and cooking. In addition, she speaks Ukrainian and Russian.