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Dr. Melissa Drake, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology ·  Female · Age 35

Dr. Drake

Dr. Melissa Drake, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Santa Barbara, CA and has been practicing for 8 years. She graduated from Univ Of Az Coll Of Med in 2011 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.


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(805) 455-6500

Dr. Drake accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
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No malpractice claims found for California
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. Drake's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hypertension
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Drake treats Hypertension more than 8% of her peers

Dr. Drake treats this condition more than 8% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Dexamethasone Sensitive Hypertension
  • Exertional Hypertension
  • Familial Hypertension
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Coarctation of the Aorta-Induced
  • Hypertension, Conn Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Corticosteroid-Induced
  • Hypertension, Cushing's Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Environment-Induced
  • Hypertension, Hyperaldosteronism-Induced
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertension, Nasal Decongestant-Induced
  • Hypertension, Renal Segmental Hypoplasia-Induced
  • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
  • Hypertensive Hypokalemia Familial
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Labile Hypertension
  • Neurogenic Hypertension
  • Pediatric Hypertension
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • White Coat Hypertension
Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Drake performs Vaginal Delivery and VBAC more than 6% of her peers

Dr. Drake performs this procedure more than 6% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Normal Vaginal Delivery

Dr. Drake's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cesarean Hysterectomy
  • C-Section
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometriosis
  • Gynecologic Disorders
  • Hypertension
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Placenta Previa
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery

About Me

Biography

Dr. Melissa Drake, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Santa Barbara, CA and has been practicing for 8 years. She graduated from Univ Of Az Coll Of Med in 2011 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Education

2011
Univ Of Az Coll Of Med
Medical School
2011

Dr. Drake's Reviews

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Dr. Drake is incredibly knowledgeable and truly believes in patient autonomy and collaboration. She believes in true informed consent and refusal as well as holistic care. If your looking for someone who has the heart of a midwife with surgical skills you have found your Dr.
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Such a wonderful caring doctor! Highly recommend.
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Dr. Drake is an amazing doctor. She is so caring and really takes her time with her patients. She explains everything thoroughly in a way someone not familiar with the medical field would understand. I highly recommend her to anyone looking for the best Ob/Gyn!!!
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I am so glad that I was referred to Dr. Drake - she took the time with me and answered all my questions. Very knowledgeable, gentle and kind. I would highly recommend any women to use Dr. Drake. Thank you again!!
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Highly recommend Dr Drake.
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