Dr. Joseph Melendez-Davidson, MD

Dr. Joseph Melendez-Davidson, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  

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Dr. Joseph Melendez-Davidson, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Hollywood, FL and has been practicing for 3 years. He specializes in bariatric surgery and general surgery.

Memorial Division of General Surgery

4651 Sheridan St Ste 350

Hollywood, FL 33021
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • AvMed
  • Better Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
  • Dimension Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Florida Health Administrators

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Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
more than 79% of peers
more than 80% of peers
more than 5% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Melendez-Davidson "Combine existing medical and surgical practices into a collaborative, multispecialty group that values each individual member and provides exemplary patient care defined by its quality, safety and value, remaining consistent with the culture and mission of an Integrated Memorial Healthcare System."

2  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

25  Conditions Treated

41  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Colorado State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2003
  • United States Air Force Academy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Ponce School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • Mount Sinai School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
  • University Of Florida
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Cleveland Clinic Florida
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Joseph Melendez-Davidson, MD
Excellent surgeon! But Poor Staff not knowledgeable. Horrible service the coordinator don't know what she is doing. This will make the process stressful and not organize.
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Sandra in Hollywood , FL – Aug 21, 2018
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My name is Leticia my daughter name is Diana I would recommend Dr. Melendez to everyone. He's been taking care of my daughter. I thank God for putting Dr. Melendez in our lifes. Dr. Melendez always there for my daughter. Dr. Melendez explaining everything where you understand. Dr. Melendez you are...Read More
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Leticia Ocasio in Miami, FL – Jun 21, 2018
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I met with Dr. Melendez & his team yesterday, I was very pleased. His staff was very friendly & professional. I have nothing negative to say. When it was my time to be called in the back, I was very nervous ??. Once Doc entered the room, he exam my condition and them gave me his input. Let’s just...Read More
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Mrs. Nakisha Allen in Miami Gardens, Fl. – May 31, 2018
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Extremely professional & helpful. Highly recommend
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Weston, FL – Apr 10, 2018
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Dr. Melendez and his team did a fantastic job of removing my gallbladder and appendix at Memorial Hospital. He made me feel very comfortable, secure, and I am very happy that I choose him to perform my surgery!
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Robert Bigham in Hollywood, FL – Aug 18, 2017
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