Dr. de Melo is a certified senior consultant plastic surgeon with more than 20 years of experience demonstrated in both public and private practice. Areas of expertise include aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgery for the head, neck and breast surgery: body contouring: hand surgery; oncoplastic surgery and chronic wound treatment. Recent experience has also encompassed the delivery of a wide range of CME accredited training courses in aesthetic medicine for medical professionals using the most advanced and up-to-date techniques. He has been a board certified senior plastic aurgeon since 1996. He has been an Invited speaker at several international conferences and courses, and delivered training services including online audio-visual lectures and hands-on tutorials in a clinical setting in Dubai, to introduce non-invasive aesthetic procedures to medical practitioners.,
*Independent Doctors(ID): Defined as individuals not employed by Mediclinic Middle East who are granted the privilege to treat patient at MCME facilities, in either inpatient or outpatient settings, as applicable.
Member of the Portuguese Medical Association since 1987 (Ordem dos Médicos) Member of the Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery Section of the Portuguese Medical Association since 1996 (equivalent to the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery board) Member of the Portuguese Society for Hand Surgery Member of the Portuguese Society for Burn Injuries Member of ISAPS (International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery) Member of the Emirati Plastic Surgery Society (EPSS)