About Roy Allen Meals, MD

Board certification

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 1980
  • Certificate of Added Qualifications in Surgery of the Hand, 1989 Recertified, 1999


Rice University, Houston, Texas BA , biology 1967
Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee MD 1971
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland surgery 1971-73
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland orthopaedic surgery 1975-78
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts hand surgery 1978-79

Hospital/academic affiliations

  • active medical staff | UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, 90024
  • Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery | UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California

Society memberships

Specialty Society Memberships
  • American Orthopaedic Association
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand


President, American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 2003-2004 Deputy Editor, Journal of Hand Surgery

Community activities

Board member, Hand Therapy Certification Commission

Contact Information

Roy A. Meals, MD, Inc. 100 UCLA Medical Plaza, #305 Los Angeles, CA USA 90024 View map Phone 310 824-1262 Fax 310 824-5190

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