Joseph A. Mele III, MD, FACS

Walnut Creek, CA, US
Joseph A. Mele III, MD, FACS

About the Practice

Practice Philosophy

Welcome to the cosmetic plastic surgery practice of Dr. Joseph A. Mele, a premier cosmetic plastic surgeon near San Francisco in Walnut Creek, California. Our goal is not just to obtain beautiful cosmetic surgery results, but also to provide you with an excellent overall experience. Our number one priority is you. From the moment you first walk through the doors of our plastic surgery office to your final post-operative visit, we want you to feel comfortable, cared for, and rewarded. Our professional plastic surgery staff in Walnut Creek will do everything in our power to schedule convenient appointments, carefully listen to your desires, and fully address your cosmetic surgery concerns. We will provide expert, compassionate care from beginning to end, while maintaining our San Francisco area patients' privacy. Come visit our cosmetic surgery practice near San Francisco in Walnut Creek to find out the difference that truly expert and personalized care can make.

Practice Specialization

Dr. Joseph A. Mele is a skilled and gifted cosmetic plastic surgeon, serving San Francisco area patients. Our San Francisco area cosmetic plastic surgery office in Walnut Creek is prepared to meet the needs of the region's patients with our state-of-the-art facility and extensive experience in the cosmetic surgery field. We offer the following procedures:
Breast Augmentation
Breast Lift
Breast Reduction
Breast Reconstruction
Inverted Nipple Correction
Areola Reduction
Tummy Tuck
Arm Lift
Thigh Lift
Face Lift
Neck Lift
Brow Lift
Lip Augmentation
Chin and Cheek Augmentation
Injectable Fillers
Chemical Peel
TCA Chemical Peel
Phenol Peel
Laser Skin Resurfacing
Post-Bariatric Surgery

Background & Certification

Board Certification

Dr. Mele is board certified by both the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery, and is a member in good standing of numerous prestigious professional associations.

Professional Background

After graduating with high honors in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of California at Davis, Dr. Mele was awarded the prestigious Regents' Scholarship to attend the University of California, Davis School of Medicine.

He completed his surgical internship at the University of California Davis Medical Center, his General Surgery Residency at San Joaquin General Hospital, and sub-specialized with a Fellowship in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Saint Francis Memorial Hospital in San Francisco.

As a plastic surgery fellow in San Francisco, Joseph Mele, MD, acquired three years of intense postgraduate instruction in General Plastic Surgery, as well as specialized training in the areas of Cosmetic Plastic Surgery, Micro Surgery, Burn Care and Rehabilitation, Hand Surgery, and the repair of Congenital Deformities (birth defects). Dr. Mele has volunteered on surgical missions to provide medical care for underprivileged children in Guatemala (Hospital de la Familia) and Argentina (Rotary International's Rotoplast).

Publications and Presentations

Dr. Mele has published articles on cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery and has presented his research at national, state, and local plastic surgery conferences.

Affiliations & Memberships

Society Memberships

Dr. Mele is a member in good standing of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the International Confederation of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons, the California Society of Plastic Surgeons, The American Medical Association, The California Medical Association, The Alameda Contra Costa Medical Association, and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

Your Consultation

If you would like more information regarding the cosmetic surgery procedures we offer at our practice in Walnut Creek, contact us today.
Residents from around the greater San Francisco Bay Area are encouraged to inquire about our cosmetic surgery procedures. We will be happy to answer questions or schedule a plastic surgery consultation for you.

Staff & Facilities

Skin Care Products

Our skin protects, nourishes, and purifies our body. It's our buffer between us and the world, and the first thing to show signs of daily wear and tear. Don't you owe it to your skin to take the best possible care of it you can? Dr. Mele offers a wide selection of quality skin care products, such as highly effective alpha hydroxy formulas, to help support and maintain your skin at its most vibrant and glowing. Contact our office in Walnut Creek to find out more about our skin care products collection.

Joseph A. Mele III, MD, FACS

130 La Casa Via, Bldg 2, #206,
Walnut Creek, CA,

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