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Dr. Mark Melendez, MD is a plastic & reconstructive surgery specialist in Shelton, CT and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from Ross University / School of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine in 2003 and specializes in plastic & reconstructive surgery, plastic surgery of the hand, and more.Read his story
This content was provided by Dr. Melendez "Dr. Melendez is a fellowship-trained plastic surgeon who performs a full spectrum of cosmetic and reconstructive surgical procedures. He specializes in breast reconstruction surgery, including the DIEP flap procedure, for breast cancer patients. He is devoted to his patients and to providing the highest quality of truly personalized, holistic medical care. He provides all of his patients with his personal cell phone and he will also make house calls upon request. Dr. Melendez received his medical degree, with honors, from Ross University School of Medicine in Dominica. He completed seven years of general surgery training at Stony Brook University including two years of a research fellowship supported by the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Melendez completed a two-year plastic surgery residency with the largest plastic surgery group practice in the United States – the Long Island Plastic Surgical Group. Additionally, Dr. Melendez completed his Microvascular Fellowship at the world-renowned Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland where he was trained by some of the most prominent plastic surgeons in the country. Prior to his medical training and education, Dr. Melendez also earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Binghamton University; a Bachelor of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Long Island University, and a Master's in Business Administration – where he was Valedictorian of his class – from the Harriman School of Business at Stony Brook University. Dr. Melendez has two offices, located in Shelton and Fairfield, Connecticut. He and his staff are dedicated to ensuring that all of their patients feel safe and cared for, in a warm and welcoming atmosphere at all of their offices, and at seven area hospitals. He has staff privileges at Greenwich Hospital, Griffin Hospital, Milford Hospital, Norwalk Hospital, St. Raphael's Hospital, St. Vincent's Medical Center, and Yale-New Haven Hospital. Dr. Melendez is also an Assistant Professor at the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine, at Quinnipiac University, in North Haven, Connecticut and Adjunct Assistant Professor at the Robert Larner M.D. School of Medicine, University of Vermont. Dr. Melendez resides in Wilton, Connecticut along with his wife, Dr. Renee Baranin-Melendez, an attending emergency room physician at Greenwich Hospital, and their young sons, Mark and Matthew."
This content was provided by Dr. Melendez "I am devoted to my patients and to providing the highest quality of truly personalized medical care."
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Breast Reconstruction Surgery
Facial Cosmetic Surgery
Peripheral Nerve Surgery
Plastic Surgery of the Hand
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