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Welcome to MidAmerica Skin Health & Vitality Center

Joseph A. Muccini Jr., MD

MidAmerica Skin Health & Vitality Center is a medical, surgical and cosmetic practice specializing in dermatology in St Louis, Missouri and the surrounding areas. Contact us for more information today! Owned and operated by Joseph A. Muccini, MD, MidAmerica Skin Health & Vitality Center strives to help patients understand and treat their medical skin conditions (skin health) as well as learn about lifestyle choices and cosmetic products/services that will help keep their skin looking as youthful as possible (skin vitality).

From the simplest skin conditions to the most complex skin diseases, from traditional cosmetic products to cutting edge cosmetic technology, MidAmerica Skin Health & Vitality Center maintains expertise in all things skin rejuvenation in Chesterfield and the surrounding areas.  We welcome you to explore the information on this website, and invite inquiries from both current and new patients regarding their personal dermatologic needs.

Dr. Muccini is a Board Certified Dermatologist with over 20 years of experience in medical and surgical dermatology. His expertise ranges from routine skin conditions such as acne, psoriasis and simple keratoses to the most complex skin diseases such as skin cancer, toxic skin reactions and paraneoplastic conditions.

Complementing his proficiency in medical and surgical dermatology, Dr. Muccini also offers a wide and expanding array of traditional cosmetic dermatology products and services, including PrecisionTx™ laser treatment for neck tightening (“turkey neck”) and small area contouring; PEARL® and PEARL® Fractional Laser texturing; and Laser/IPL reduction of wrinkles, sun damage, spider veins, and excess hair, among others.  He also features premier cosmetic dermatology products, including Botox®, Juvederm®, Belotero®, Restylane®, Restylane Silk®, Restylane Lyft®, Radiesse®, Latisse®, Epionce®, Clarisonic®, and colorescience®. The company’s esthetician provides facials, chemical peels, Pellevé® skin tightening, SkinPen®II microneedling, microdermabrasion, dermaplaning, waxing, and other services.

Dr. Muccini has been active in the development and utilization of technologies and techniques to evaluate human skin, both its pathologies and cosmetic characteristics and has authored numerous articles over the years about these efforts. He graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s Degree in Biochemistry from Harvard University, where he also tutored chemistry, physics, and the classics. Four years later, after receiving his medical degree from Columbia University in New York, Dr. Muccini returned to Boston and Harvard University for postgraduate medical training. During this time, he trained at all of the major Harvard teaching hospitals, including Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston Children’s Hospital, Beth Israel Hospital and Deaconess Hospital; and he completed an internship in General Surgery, a fellowship and residency in Dermatology, and a fellowship in Cosmetic Surgery.

Dr. Muccini is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS), the Missouri Dermatological Society, and the American Medical Association (AMA). He is also a member of the St. Louis Dermatological Society and has served as the organization’s president.

What We Offer


Types of Payment Accepted

Payment for services is expected at the time services are rendered.  We offer several payment options. In addition to check or cash we also accept MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover. Most major insurance plans accepted for medical dermatology procedures.

We also accept Care Credit.

If your insurance plan requires a referral to a dermatologist, please see your primary care physician first.