Meet Dr. İglesias
Melissa İglesias, M.D.
Dr. Iglesias is Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and specializes in Cataract Surgery. A Philadelphia native, she has been practicing in Palm Beach County since 2016. Dr. Iglesias completed medical school at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine where she was commissioned as an officer in the United States Army in 2000. She completed her residency in Ophthalmology at the prestigious Walter Reed Medical Center, where she cared for injured service members returning from Iraq and Afghanistan. Dr. Iglesias completed her military service in South Carolina, where she was Chief of the Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat service at Moncrief Army Community Hospital
She then returned to her hometown to private practice and helped deliver medical care to an underserved area of Philadelphia. A love of sunshine and warm temperatures brought Dr. Iglesias and her family to Palm Beach County in 2016. Dr. Iglesias has worked in Palm Beach County, specializing in Complex Cataract Removal. She is known for her strong surgical skills, clinical expertise, warm bedside manner, and ethical leadership.
In her free time, Dr. Iglesias and her husband enjoy spending time with their 3 children. She is an avid runner, cycling enthusiast, and baker.