Dr. Mendes received her medical degree from Brown University Program in Medicine, in Providence, RI in 1991 and she completed her internship and residency in OB/GYN at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, NC in 1995. Following her residency, she settled in Fayetteville with her husband. She is board certified in OB/GYN, and has been in private practice in Fayetteville, NC, since 1995.
Dr. Mendes transitioned into Gynecology in 2001 and started her own medical practice, Celia Mendes MD PA- Gynecology in 2002. With a longtime interest in cosmetic medicine, she sought training and began incorporating cosmetic treatments in her medical practice. Her growing interest in cosmetic medicine and aesthetics, has led her to continue to seek advanced training and certifications in surgical as well as non-surgical cosmetic procedures. She is certified in and has extensive experience in the administration of Botox and Juvederm as well as the use of multiple advanced laser systems for skin care including: skin rejuvenation and resurfacing, skin tightening, hair removal, acne treatments, and nonsurgical fat reduction. She is also certified in advanced Vaser®Liposuction, a minimally invasive alternative to traditional liposuction, and hi definition body sculpting.
Dr. Mendes has found her passion in treating and helping her patients regain and maintain their youth, from the inside out, while enhancing their outer beauty. With her artistic eye, she strives for excellence and continues to expand her knowledge to gain expertise in the latest and most advanced procedures and technology available. Through the use of advanced modern, state of the art technology, Dr. Mendes strives for nothing less than perfection in all that she does. She is meticulous in her work and is a consummate perfectionist. Her caring approach to patients and her dedication to perfection has earned her the reputation as a meticulous physician with a gentle touch.
Dr. Mendes is a fellow of the American College of OB/GYN and a diplomate of the American Board of OB.GYN. She is also a member of the National Society of Cosmetic Physicians, The Society for Aesthetic and Cosmetic Physicians and the College of Cosmetic/Aesthetic Physicians. Dr. Mendes is also a fellow of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, and a member of the American Society of Liposuction Surgery.
Dr. Celia Mendes prides herself on selecting and maintaining a skilled, knowledgeable and caring staff. She encourages the continued education on all of the services that she offers so that each staff member is confident in supporting her as she initiates treatment plans.
Most importantly, Dr. Mendes’ staff provides personal attention to every patient that enters the practice and treats each patient as a distinct individual.