Dr. Edwin Melendez, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery • Male • Age 68

10651 E St Suite H100
Corpus Christi, TX 78419
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Dr. Melendez's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery, 1992
  • Orthopedic Surgery, 1981
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  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and/or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee & Leg Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injections
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injections
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement
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  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Bursitis
  • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Foot Fracture
  • Gout
  • Hand Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
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  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylitis
  • Trigger Finger
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Background Check for Dr. Melendez

1 Malpractice Claim

  • Settlement  (6/24/2013)
  • Amount or Range: $225,000.00
  • Nature of Complaint: Hillsborough County. Judicial case 11CA015343
  • State: Florida
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Education & Training

Medical School

University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus
Graduated in 1970

Internship Hospital

Brooks Amc
Complete in 1971

Residency Hospital

Tripler Army Med Center
Complete in 1980
Walter Reed Army Med Center
Complete in 1974

Fellowship Hospital

Union Memorial Hospital
Complete in 1983
Walter Reed Army Med Center
Complete in 1983
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Melendez & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

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