Melissa Fitzgerald, M.D.

Melissa J Fitzgerald, M.D. - Background

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Biography

Dr. Fitzgerald grew up in nearby Belleview, FL. She went on to attend both college and medical school at the University of Florida. She then moved with her husband to complete her residency at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill and stayed on as Chief Resident for an additional year. Afterward, she returned to Gainesville with her husband and daughter. She enjoys cooking, spending time with family and cheering on the Gators!

Education

Residency - Pediatrics
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
2016

Medical Degree
University of Florida
2013

Board Certification

  • General Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics

Honors and Awards

William H. Gronemeyer Award for Excellence in General Pediatrics
University of North Carolina
2016

Academy of Educators
University of North Carolina
2015

Guillermo J. Perez Memorial Scholarship Award
University of Florida
2013

University of Florida
Chapman Chapter
2012