Dr. Lydia Melendez-Ramirez, MD

Dr. Lydia Melendez-Ramirez, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Female  |  
Age 55
(3)
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Dr. Lydia Melendez-Ramirez, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in New Orleans, LA. She is 55 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.

2000 Canal St

New Orleans, LA 70112

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Diabetes Counseling
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 98% of peers
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
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Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acromegaly and Gigantism
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Female Infertility
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Retina Diseases
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Univ Of Pr Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Lsu
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Melendez-Ramirez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Melendez-Ramirez's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Melendez-Ramirez to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews
Dr. Melendez-Ramirez's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Dr. Melendez-Ramirez accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Melendez-Ramirez has admitting privileges

Interim LSU Hospital
2021 Perdido St
New Orleans, LA 70112
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