Raymond Melrose, DDS
Meet Dr. Melrose
Dr. Raymond Melrose is one of the longest practicing Oral and Maxillofacial Pathologists in the country. Dr. Melrose is one of the most esteemed oral pathologists practicing today and has identified and characterized several now well-known diseases that affect the oral cavity including necrotizing sialometaplasia, cemento-osseous dysplasia and segmental odontomaxillary dysplasia.
Dr. Melrose has been inducted as a Fellow to the International College of Dentists (2009) and American College of Dentists (2003). He has received numerous awards from the American Cancer Society, including the Volunteer Lifetime Achievement Award (2005), the Capitol Dome Award (1996) and the National St. George Medal Award (2009).
In 2010, Dr. Melrose was awarded the prestigious Service to Society Award from the Northwestern University Alumni Association for his long standing efforts for state, national and international tobacco control. Dr. Melrose has also received, on multiple occasions, the award for Most Outstanding Volunteer Faculty Member at Keck School of Medicine of USC and LAC+USC County Hospital for the Department of Pathology.
Dr. Melrose is a Board Certified Oral and Maxillofacial Pathologist and also a Fellow of the American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology.