Dr. Joseph Melendez-Davidson, MD

Dr. Joseph Melendez-Davidson, MD

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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

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Melendez-Davidson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Melendez-Davidson performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Melendez-Davidson performs this procedure more than 76% of his peers

Obesity
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Melendez-Davidson treats Obesity more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Melendez-Davidson treats this condition more than 75% of his peers

Esophageal Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Melendez-Davidson performs Esophageal Surgery more than 35% of his peers

Dr. Melendez-Davidson performs this procedure more than 35% of his peers

Dr. Melendez-Davidson's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Hernia
Abdominal Surgery
Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
Acid Reflux Surgery
Acute Appendicitis
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Appendicitis
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Cholecystitis
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Colectomy
Colorectal Cancer
Colostomy
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Dysphagia
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Cyst
Excision of Lipoma
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Exploratory Surgery
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastrectomy
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastric Sleeve Surgery
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastroparesis
Hernia
Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
Hernia Repair
Herniated Disc Procedure
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hiatal Hernia
Hypertension
Incisional Hernia
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Surgery
Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Laparoscopic Splenectomy
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Neurostimulator Implantation
Obesity
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pyloric Stenosis
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery
Sigmoid Colectomy
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Splenectomy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Surgery
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Ventral Hernia
Weight Loss

About Me

Care Philosophy

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.

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Melendez-Davidson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Melendez-Davidson

4.8

Based on 96 reviews

5 Stars
88.54166666666667%
(85)
4 Stars
9.375%
(9)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
2.0833333333333335%
(2)

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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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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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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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Extremely professional & helpful. Highly recommend
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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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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
AvMed
AvMed Health Plans Broward, Dade, and Palm Beach HMO-High
AvMed Health Plans Broward, Dade, and Palm Beach HMO-Standard
AvMed HMO
Better Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Federal Employee Program
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
BlueDental Choice
NetworkBlue
Buckeye Community Health Plan
Medicare
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America
Coventry Health Care of Florida
Employer Group Open Access HMO
Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
Carelink HMO
Employer Group PPO
Dimension Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Florida Health Administrators
Freedom Health
Freedom Network
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Select HMO
Magellan Health Services
Medicaid
Managed Care
Medicaid Assignment
Medicaid HMO
Medicare
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
PHCS
Prestige Health Choice
South Florida Community Care Network
Sunshine Health
Tricare
Prime
Standard
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Neighborhood Health Partnership
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellCare

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Memorial Hospital Pembroke

Pembroke Pines, FL

Memorial Hospital West

Pembroke Pines, FL

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