Melanie L. Petro, MD
Board Certified in Otolaryngology and fellowship trained in cosmetic surgery
Dr. Petro directs the Petro Cosmetic Surgery Center and Tivoli Med Spa, located adjacent to the Alabama Vascular & Vein Center. She also actively participates in the vein program developed by Dr. Kingsley, and has been trained to perform the modern methods of vein treatment.
Dr. Melanie L. Petro is a board-certified otolaryngologist and a fellowship trained cosmetic surgeon. She performs cosmetic surgery and vein surgery while directing the Tivoli spa services at her private practice in Vestavia Hills, Alabama.
Dr. Petro received her medical degree from the University of Mississippi Medical Center, and completed her surgical internship and otolaryngology residency training there as well, where she was awarded Resident Teacher of the Year. Dr. Petro then furthered her training by completing a fellowship in comprehensive cosmetic surgery at the McCollough Plastic Surgery Clinic with Stephen E. Metzinger, M.D., FACS. Since completing her surgical training, Dr. Petro has continued her education through additional training courses across the country. She received additional and extensive training in phlebology under the direction of Dr. Kingsley.
In addition to her practice experience, Dr. Petro is also involved with several professional organizations. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, a member of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, and the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, Inc. Her work has appeared in several different publications, research findings and presentations throughout her practice history.