Dr. Melki is a highly skilled, award winning plastic and reconstructive surgeon, passionate about improving the quality of life and beauty of his patients. A native of Tripoli, Lebanon, he graduated with honors from the American University of Beirut, Lebanon in 1982, where he majored in psychology. He received his medical degree from the same university in 1986
After a year of surgical research, Dr. Melki completed his full general surgery training at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, in Nashville, Tennessee, USA, where he was given the Harwell Wilson Award for Excellence in Surgery. He subsequently finished a two-year fellowship in Plastic Surgery at the same center before completing a six-week visitor ship in Cosmetic and Maxillofacial surgery with Dr. Fernando Ortiz Monasterio in Mexico City, Mexico
Dr. Melki has received extensive training in all aspects of cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. He is certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Plastic Surgery. He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the Lebanese Society of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery. He has many publications which include amongst others a book in Arabic about plastic surgery
Prior to joining Cosmetrix, Dr. Melki founded the "Melki Plastic Surgery" clinic in 1997, a private cosmetic surgery practice in Beirut and Tripoli, Lebanon. Dr. Melki regularly attends international meetings and symposia to keep abreast with the latest developments and innovations around the world
As a recognized plastic surgeon in Lebanon, Dr. Melki has been interviewed for many articles and radio programs and his television appearances have included CNN, MTV, Future TV, LBC and Heya TV. He was chosen in 2010 to be the host plastic surgeon on the Lebanese version of the American number one medical show "The Doctors" (MTV).
Saudi German Hospital
United Arab Emirates
Medical degree from the American University of Beirut- Lebanon. Diplomate American Board of Surgery, Plastic Surgery.
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