Dr. Melecia Fuentes, MD

Dr. Melecia Fuentes, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Melecia Fuentes, MD is a family medicine specialist in Weslaco, TX and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health in 1996 and specializes in family medicine.

1315 E 6th St Ste 12

Weslaco, TX 78596

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Fuentes' Experience

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Dr. Fuentes' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Fuentes "Every person deserves special attention and I pride myself in listening to your concerns. I advise all my patients to always ask questions, both of me and of their specialists. It is my job to help you take charge of your own health--TOGETHER, we make the best choices for YOU."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

165  Conditions Treated

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31  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Audiometry
  • Biopsy
  • Bursa Injection
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Care Management
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Injection Therapy
  • Joint Injection
  • Laceration Repair
  • Lavage
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Spirometry
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Ut Health Sciences Center At San Antonio
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fuentes' Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fuentes to family and friends
35 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

  • 5
    (32)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Fuentes' 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

Patient Comments (9)

Dr. Fuentes and her staff are excellent. She listened to my concerns and also listened to me as I explained how my body responds to different hormones so to speak, a doctor who will listen to you is almost impossible to find. She also helped my wife, she was plagued with allergy related issues...more
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I appreciate the personal care i receive, Dr. Fuentes takes time to hear your concerns, made me feel important compared to other Dr's, has a great staff.
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Dr. Melecia Fuentes is a wonderful doctor. I am so happy to have found her. I am very confident in her knowledge and ability as a physician.
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Wow! What an awesome experience. Going to the doctor is never easy but Dr. Fuentes' office and staff are fantastic and friendly. Dr. Fuentes treated me with the utmost time and consideration. Her genuine concern to my situation gave me comfort and the peace of discovering who my new physician is!...more
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Dr. Fuentes' office is warm and friendly. Staff is wonderful. Dr. Fuentes treats her patients like family. She is knowledgeable in health care for her patients and provides excellent service to her patients, I am one of them. I would highly recommend Dr.Melecia Fuentes as your personal doctor in...more
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