Doctor Biographies

Melissa A. DeRenzo, MD

Dr. DeRenzo joined Balouris Eye Center in 2005 after completing her residency at Eye and Ear Institute in Pittsburgh.  She is trained and certified to perform comprehensive surgical procedures at the adjacent surgical center including no stitch cataract extraction with intraocular lens implant, tumor removal, eyelid surgeries and minor office procedures.  She has extensive experience in laser surgery for various ocular diseases including diabetic retinopathy and glaucoma.

Dr. DeRenzo resides in Gibsonia with her husband and four children.  She enjoys working in the Butler community and her excellent interpersonal skills have allowed her to develop close relationships with her patients.

  • Bachelor of Science, Gannon University
  • Doctor of Medicine, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine
  • Medical Internship, Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh
  • Resident in Ophthalmology, Eye and Ear Institute, UPMC
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Pittsburgh Ophthalmology Society
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Pennsylvania Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Pennsylvania Medical Society