About Us


We are dedicated to providing our patients with quality and innovative care, excellent outcomes and services in a safe and pleasant environment. We offer a comprehensive range of dermatological services at our convenient locations.

Department of Medicine

Our Dermatology Division at Upstate opened in 1976 under the leadership and guidance of Fuad Farah, MD, FAAD

Our expanded practice now includes:

  • Ramsay Farah, MD, FAAD, Division Chief
  • Joyce Farah, MD, FAAD, Assistant Professor
  • Heidi DiMeis, FNP, Nurse Practitioner

All of our physicians are board certified by the American Academy of Dermatology and specialize in various aspects of disorders of the skin. We offer the unique ability to provide immediate collaboration within our department; which provides us with full access to resources within Upstate Medical University to assist with diagnostic and treatment options for a variety of challenging dermatological problems.