An experienced physician leader focused on safety, quality and patient experience
Melrose, Massachusetts – Michael DeLeo, III, M.D., M.B.A., C.P.E., has been named Chief Medical Officer for MelroseWakefield Hospital and Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
Dr. DeLeo is a board-certified diagnostic radiologist fellowship trained in breast and oncologic imaging. He is an experienced clinical leader who most recently served as Chief Medical Officer for Foundation Medical Partners of Southern New Hampshire Health. He brings particular experience in programmatic growth and academic medicine clinical partnerships, and he will lead growth initiatives at MelroseWakefield focused on expanding access to community services. He will be working closely with his clinical peers across Tufts Medicine, including Tufts Medical Center.
“Dr. DeLeo is a collaborative, authentic and respected leader who will be an impactful addition to the MelroseWakefield family,” said Kelly Corbi, President of MelroseWakefield Hospital and Lawrence Memorial Hospital. “He brings extensive clinical leadership experience, particularly in the areas of safety, quality and patient experience.”
“The outstanding reputation of the medical staff and the recognized excellent quality of care at MelroseWakefield Hospital and Lawrence Memorial Hospital drew me to this role,” said Dr. DeLeo. “Tufts Medicine and its local hospitals are having a tremendous impact on community healthcare in the region, and I am excited to join at such an important time.”
Dr. DeLeo earned his medical degree from UMass Chan Medical School as a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. He is fellowship-trained in Breast and Oncologic Imaging from the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Penn Medicine, where he also completed residency training and served as Chief Resident. He completed his internship training in internal medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital.