Physician Assistant, Dermatology
Melissa H. Ambrosio, PA-C is a nationally certified Physician Assistant. She grew up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Her undergraduate education was at St. Joseph’s University where she majored in Psychology with a Faith Justice Minor. She earned her Master of Science in Physician Assistant studies at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. Her master’s thesis subject was the use of Ipilimumab as an Effective Treatment for Metastatic Melanoma.
Melissa has extensive dermatology and family practice experience. Prior to joining Oceanview Medical Specialists, she practiced dermatology with UCSF in Fresno. During that time, she served as a preceptor to multiple medical students.
Her professional interests include advances in treatment for metastatic melanoma, immunotherapy, global health, cell therapy, and an overall holistic approach to medical care. Melissa is a member of multiple organizations including the California Academy of Physician Assistants and the American Academy of Physician Assistants.
- Physician Assistant Studies: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
- Certification: Physician Assistant National Certification