- medical school: Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine
- board certification: American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery
Melissa Martinek DO, PhD, is a pediatric orthopedic surgeon at Dayton Children's. Dr. Martinek earned her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree frorn the Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine; interned at University Hospital-Richmond Medical Center; completed her orthopedic surgery residency at University Hospitals Regional Medical Center and her fellowship in pediatric orthopedics at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children/Philadelphia Shriner’s Hospital.
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