Dr. Melanie Shim, MD

Dr. Melanie Shim, MD

Pediatric Endocrinology  |  
Female  |  
Age 48
(1)
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Dr. Melanie Shim, MD is a pediatric endocrinology doctor who practices in Harbor City, CA. She is 48 years old and has been practicing for 22 years.

25825 Vermont Ave

Harbor City, CA 90710

Contact Information

(310) 325-5111

Insurance Accepted

  • Kaiser Permanente

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Diabetes Type 1
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more than 39% of peers
Thyroid Disease
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more than 9% of peers
Hypothyroidism
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more than 5% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pediatric Endocrinology
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Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Precocious Puberty
  • Short Stature
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • University Of Hawaii John a Burns School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Stanford University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Stanford University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Of California Los Angeles
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shim has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shim's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shim to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review
Dr. Shim'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
    16 to 30 minutes
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Dr. Shim accepts 1 insurance carrier
  • Kaiser Permanente

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Hospitals where Dr. Shim has admitting privileges

Kaiser Permanente South Bay Medical Center
25825 Vermont Ave
Harbor City, CA 90710
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