Joseph A. Mele, MD, FACS
Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon
130 La Casa Via, Building 2, Suite 206
Walnut Creek, California 94598
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Serving plastic & cosmetic surgery patients in Oakland, East Bay, & the surrounding areas.
Joseph A. Mele, III, MD, is a board-certified fellowship-trained plastic surgeon who practices in Walnut Creek, California, a suburban community in the East San Francisco Bay Area. While his practice encompasses a large portion of the specialty, he specializes in all aspects of cosmetic plastic surgery. Dr. Mele is a gifted surgeon who has undergone many years of general surgery, plastic surgery and specialized plastic surgery training. He has authored numerous scientific and clinical articles on advancements in cosmetic plastic surgery. He is also a coveted speaker who is invited to teach other surgeons about advancements in cosmetic surgery techniques at both local and national meetings.
Dr. Mele and his staff offer a state-of-the-art facility with one focus in mind — YOU! Each patient is individually evaluated and treated in order to meet his or her own personal cosmetic surgery needs. Dr. Mele has hand picked and trained each staff member to ensure this personalized care. He brings together a unique combination of his state-of-the-art facility, highly trained staff, comprehensive surgical training and professional experience to the care of each patient.
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To schedule a one-on-one consultation with Dr. Mele, contact his office at (925) 943-6353.
More About Joseph A. Mele, MD, FACS
Dr. Mele is board-certified by both the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery. He has also been selected as a Fellow in the prestigious American College of Surgeons. He is an active member in the prominent plastic surgery and medial societies, including the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the California Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American Medical Association, the California Medical Association and the Alameda Contra Costa Medical Association. He served multiple years as chairman of the Division of Plastic Surgery at John Muir Medical Center’s Walnut Creek Campus.
Joseph A. Mele, MD, FACS earned his undergraduate degree with honors in Electrical and Computer Engineering from University of California, Davis. He attended medical school after being awarded the prestigious Regents’ Scholarship, at the University of California, Davis, School of Medicine. After graduating medical school, Dr. Mele performed an internship at the University of California, Davis Medical Center and completed a residency in General Surgery at San Joaquin General Hospital. He then performed a three-year subspecialty fellowship training program in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Saint Francis Memorial Hospital in San Francisco. During his specialty plastic surgery training, he focused on cosmetic plastic surgery, microsurgery, burn care and rehabilitation, hand surgery and repair of birth defects. He feels strongly about the improvement in self confidence provided by plastic surgery both in his private practice in Walnut Creek, California and when he volunteers his time to aid underprivileged children in Guatemala and Argentina.