Dr. Melissa Bush, MD

Dr. Melissa Bush, MD

Maternal-Fetal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Melissa Bush, MD is a maternal-fetal medicine specialist in Laguna Hills, CA and has been practicing for 15 years. She graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1996 and specializes in maternal-fetal medicine and obstetrics & gynecology.

24411 Health Center Dr Ste 300

Laguna Hills, CA 92653

Contact Information

(949) 452-7199

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Bush performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Pregnancy Ultrasound
high
more than 87% of peers
Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
normal
more than 42% of peers
High Risk Pregnancy
normal
more than 31% of peers

Dr. Bush's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Maternal-Fetal Medicine
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

2  Board Certifications

  • Maternal & Fetal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

24  Conditions Treated

  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Breech Position
  • Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Lupus
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Placenta Previa
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Uterine Diseases

6  Procedures

  • Amniocentesis
  • C-Section
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)

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

  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of California Los Angeles
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bush has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bush's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bush to family and friends
12 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Bush's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr. Bush is the best. She made me feel comfortable and that I was in good hands during a very difficult time. I am very grateful.
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Absolutely no bed side manners at all.
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Not sure the most uncompassionate doctor I've met, but the most uncompassionate woman I've met.
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I'm still in shock from my first (and will be my only visit) to Dr Bush. Absolutely no compassion by any means. There's gotta be another way to tell one that your first pregnancy is a miscarriage... After being rough with the ultrasound, procedures to tell us "ya there was a heart beat at one...more
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Not only does this horrendous woman have horrible bedside manner, she was ready to perform a risky procedure when I lost a twin without fully explaining to me the potential complications to the healthy baby. Then she ended up being the doc on call when I delivered my (healthy) baby and when I...more
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