Dr. Melanie Petro, MD

Dr. Melanie Petro, MD

Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 43
Dr. Melanie Petro, MD is a facial plastic & reconstructive surgery specialist in Vestavia Hills, AL and has been practicing for 11 years. She graduated from University Of Mississippi in 2001 and specializes in facial plastic & reconstructive surgery, cosmetic surgery, and more.

905 Montgomery Hwy

Vestavia Hills, AL 35216

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Dr. Petro's Experience

Dr. Petro's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Board certified in Otolaryngology, Phlebology and Plastic Surgery & Facial Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

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3  Specialties

  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Phlebology

3  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Phlebology
    Accredited by: The American Board of Phlebology
  • Plastic Surgery & Facial Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

10  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Nasal Obstruction
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Laxity
  • Wrinkles

21  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Florida Sta
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of Mississippi
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • University Of Mississippi
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University Of Missi
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • McCollough Plastic Surgery Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Petro's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Petro to family and friends
29 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

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Dr. Petro's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Petro does excellent work. No one has ever been able to tell that I’ve had work done not even my kids. He office staff is young but I wouldn’t say they’re rude or mean.
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As others said but had to find out for myself, rude and unprofessional staff. Instead of speaking to me, they were on their phones and did not greeted me when I walked in. Long wait time as well. Don't know if I should bother leaving a comment since any comments that aren't 5 star get deleted hence...more
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Dr. Petro is a joy and my surgery and other procedures have been nothing but perfection. But, her staff does not reflect her or her work. I keep going back because she is great and her facility is gorgeous. But, honestly the staff is rude and extremely forgetful. I will continue to see her for...more
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