Melinda F. Greenfield is a board certified dermatologist specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of the skin, hair and nails. Her additional areas of expertise include cutaneous surgery, Botox, Fillers, leg vein treatment (sclerotherapy) and other cosmetic procedures.
Dr. Greenfield has been in Albany since 2000, and has quickly become a local and regional expert in the field of dermatology. She is on the speaker’s board for several pharmaceutical companies, and lectures for many local and regional groups. She especially enjoys educating the community on the dangers of the sun and skin cancer.
She is an Associate Clinical Professor at the Georgia Campus of the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and the Georgia Health Sciences University (Medical College of Georgia). She is on the board of the Dougherty County Medical Society, as well as the Georgia Osteopathic Medical Association and will be president of the Georgia Osteopathic Medical Association for the 2011-2012 term. She is also an Associate Editor of The Journal of the American Osteopathic College of Dermatology.
Dr. Greenfield received her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Maryland, and received her medical degree with honors from Nova Southeastern University in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. She completed a year of internal medicine at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore prior to her three year dermatology residency at St. Barnabas Hospital in Bronx, New York.
Dr. Greenfield is originally from Jacksonville, Florida but now considers Albany her home. She lives here with her husband, Carl and two children, Nathan and Josie. In her spare time she enjoys cooking, reading, tending to her 8 cats and 1 dog, and training for various running races and triathlons.