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Dr. Joseph Melendez-Davidson, MD

Dr. Joseph Melendez-Davidson, MD

Bariatric Surgery ·  Male

  

Dr. Joseph Melendez-Davidson, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Hollywood, FL and has been practicing for 4 years. He specializes in bariatric surgery and general surgery.


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(954) 276-8559

Dr. Melendez-Davidson accepts the following insurance:

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

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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normal

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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normal

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Melendez-Davidson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Melendez-Davidson

4.8

Based on 105 reviews

5 Stars
89.52380952380952%
(94)
4 Stars
8.571428571428571%
(9)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
1.9047619047619047%
(2)

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Meeting with Dr. Melendez was a pleasure. He made me feel at ease and is very knowledgeable and nice. Nila was very helpful and friendly and the coordinator Tiffany was very nice and helpful in scheduling my surgery. Overall it was a pleasant visit.
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Excellent Doctor and pleasant staff.
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Excellent Doctor! He’s a star!!!
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Memorial Hospital West

Pembroke Pines, FL

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