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Thomas Vecchione, MD

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Dr. Thomas Vecchione, MD

Contact

Office
3399 First Ave
San Diego, CA 92103
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Accepts new patients

Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery

Biography

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

Residencies

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

Fellowships

  • University of Miami Hospital and Clinics, 1974

Research Fellowships

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