Meet the Consultant

Dr. Ralph K. Messo, Jr., DO

Dr. Ralph Messo is a licensed physician with 30-years of experience in internal medicine and pediatrics, as well as a passion for guiding students in their pursuit of becoming a physician.

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Dr. Ralph K. Messo, Jr., DO

Dr. Messo earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Wagner College, Staten Island, New York.  He then went on to study medicine at the University of New England (UNE), Biddeford Maine.  He practiced Internal Medicine and Pediatrics for 22 years while maintaining various teaching roles at Wagner College, Medical School(s), and residency programs. 

To further prove his dedication to academics of medicine, he completed a Master’s Degree in Medical Education Leadership from his alma mater, University of New England, Biddeford, Maine, in 2013.

 

Over the years, Dr. Messo has served as an inspiration and resource for many students and residents interested in a career in medicine.  He is uniquely qualified to assist in the process of preparing for a career in medicine or seeking that acceptance letter you aspire for.  He will do all he can to help you fulfill your dream of becoming a physician.

He is also available to consult on securing a residency program.

 

Educational History:

  • BS, Wagner College, Biology

  • Medical Degree (DO), University of New England, Biddeford, Maine

  • Master’s Degree,  MS. MEd L, Medical Education

  • Leadership, University of New England, Biddeford, Maine

  • Internal Medicine/Pediatric Residency, Staten Island University Hospital

  • Chief Resident, Internal Medicine/Pediatric Residency, Staten Island University Hospital

 

Email: ralphkmessojr@gmail.com Tel: 732-539-7007

Past and Present

Medical Career

  • Board Certified American Board of Pediatrics

  • Board Certified American Osteopathic Board of Pediatrics

  • Board Certified American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Board Certified American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine

  • Admissions Committee, Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

  • Clinical Assistant Professor, SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn

  • Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor, New York College of Osteopathic Medicine

  • Assistant Professor, Wagner College, Nursing Program, Physician Assistant Program

  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

  • Assistant Professor, New York Medical College

  • Director of Medical Education, TOUROCOM at SIUH

  • Director of Student Education, Internal Medicine, SIUH

  • Director of Ambulatory Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine

  • Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, SIUH 1993-2007

  • Assistant Program Director, IM residency program, SIUH

  • Clinical Coordinator, Admissions Committee, Atlantic University School of Medicine at St. Lucia

  • Completed Courses for NCCPA (Physician Assistant medical boards) - Item Writer

  • Completed Course for National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners-Item Writer