Dr. Melanie Vallejos
Dr. Vallejos was born in California. She moved to Maui the first time when she was 19 years old and worked as a hostess/waitress at El Crab Catcher in Lahaina. She moved back to California to further her education. After graduating from the University of California San Diego, she attended the University of the Pacific School of dentistry in San Francisco where she worked for two years before moving back to Maui in 1995. Dr. V, as her staff calls her, has been involved in:
– The board of dental examiners for eight years
– Maui county dental society
– American Dental Association
– Five dental missions to two countries
– Seattle Study Club
– Instructor at UHMC
Dr. V strongly believes in continuing education and mission work and involves her staff.
Special interests are leisure time with her husband and two children. Dental missions to foreign countries. She has a passion for anything food especially collecting personal recipes from people all over.