Dr. Melillo graduated with honors from Fairfield University and from the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine and completed a comprehensive podiatric medical and surgical residency program at St. Mary’s Medical Center in San Francisco. He is active in the American Podiatric Medical Association. He is also the past president of the Oregon Podiatric Medical Association, serving from 2010-2014, and has served on the Executive Board for many years.
Dr. Melillo is dedicated to continuing his medical training through various educational seminars. He is an attending surgeon for the Legacy/Kaiser Portland Hospital’s Podiatric Surgical Residency Program and is board certified in foot surgery and reconstructive rearfoot and ankle surgery. Dr. Melillo has been voted “Top Doc” by Portland Monthly in the specialty of podiatry for 2014. Clinical areas of interest include sports medicine and working with children.
Music and Wine are two of his passions - Dr. Melillo is the President of Olea Records, an independent record label based in Portland and is also on the board of NorthWest Music Experience, a non-profit organization geared towards music and education. He also runs a small family vineyard, producing Pinot Noir in the Willamette Valley. He has 6 wonderful children and a lovable, energetic Golden Retriever. He also enjoys reading (and will often ask our patients for suggestions on what to read next), cycling, physical fitness, and food.