Melissa L. Shive, MD


MOHS-Micrographic Surgery, Dermatology

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  • American Board of Dermatology, Dermatology - General
  • English
Medical School
UCSF School of Medicine
Olive View UCLA Medical CenterInternal Medicine
UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine/UCLA Medical CenterDermatology
UC Irvine Department of DermatologyMohs Micrographic Surgery and Dermatologic Oncology
Professional Positions
  • Assistant Professor — Department of Dermatology, UCI School of Medicine
  • Fellow — American College of Mohs Surgery
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Dr. Melissa Shive is a board-certified UCI Health dermatologist and dermatologic surgeon who is fellowship trained in Mohs micrographic surgery and reconstructive surgery.

Her clinical interests include advanced surgical treatment of skin cancers, such as melanoma, squamous cell carcinoma and basal cell carcinoma, as well as more rare tumor types. She also is skilled in a wide variety of cosmetic and laser procedures.

Shive earned her medical degree at UC San Francisco School of Medicine after obtaining a master’s in Public Health from Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass. She completed a dermatology residency at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA in Los Angeles. She completed a fellowship at UCI School of Medicine that focused on Mohs micrographic surgery, reconstructive surgery, cosmetic dermatology and other dermatologic procedures.

Shive has published several research papers and book chapters in her field. She also has given presentations at numerous regional and national academic conferences.

Shive sees patients at UCI Health Gottschalk Medical Plaza in Irvine, at UCI Health — Tustin and at UCI Health — Yorba Linda.

UCI Health Dermatology Center
Gottschalk Medical Plaza
1 Medical Plaza Drive
Irvine, CA 92697
Phone: 949-824-0606
Fax: 855-209-8413
UCI Health — Tustin
1451 Irvine Blvd.
Tustin, CA 92780
Phone: 714-838-8408
Fax: 714-838-0003
UCI Health — Yorba Linda
18637 Yorba Linda Blvd.
Yorba Linda, CA 92886
Phone: 714-790-8600
Fax: 714-779-8003