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Thomas Vecchione, MD

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Dr. Thomas Vecchione, MD


Phone Number
3399 First Ave
San Diego, CA 92103
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  • Plastic Surgery


Dr. Vecchione has been practicing medicine since 1974. He is a founding member and serves on the board of directors of the Mercy Outreach Surgical Team (MOST), Children’s Corrective Surgery Society (CCSSCOAD) and International Surgical Team for Congenital Anomalies in Children. The MOST program alone has performed more than 9,500 cases of congenital and acquired anomalies in the United States and Mexico.

Dr. Vecchione brings expertise in facial surgery and skin care to his patients. He also reconstructs and augments breasts, and recontours body and extremity deformities.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, 1975
  • American Board of Surgery, Surgery, 1973

Medical Education

  • Ohio State University College of Medicine, MD, 1967


  • Brigham & Women's Hospital, Plastic Surgery, 1974
  • University of Southern California Medical Center Los Angeles County, General Surgery, 1972


  • University of Miami Hospital and Clinics, 1974

Research Fellowships

  • Western Pennsylvania Hospital, Head and Neck Surgery, 1974
  • Massachusetts General Hospital, Plastic Surgery of the Hand, 1973
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