Dr. Melissa McNamara, MD

Dr. Melissa McNamara, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 45
Dr. Melissa McNamara, MD is a rheumatology specialist in San Ramon, CA and has been practicing for 11 years. She graduated from University of Florida in 2000 and specializes in rheumatology, diagnostic ultrasound imaging, and more.

2301 Camino Ramon Ste 286

San Ramon, CA 94583

Contact Information

(925) 242-1111

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net of California
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint
  • Worker's Compensation

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. McNamara "I am an integrative physician who specializes in the traditional treatment strategies and also incorporates alterative therapies as a part of the overall healing strategy. I am certified in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound which is an effective tool for following disease progression and performing guided joint injections."

3  Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound Imaging
  • Integrative Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

44  Conditions Treated

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20  Procedures

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.


  • Univeristy Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • University of Florida
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Kaiser Oakland Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Kaiser Permanente Med Grp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University of California, Los Angeles. (UCLA)
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McNamara has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McNamara's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McNamara to family and friends
6 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. McNamara's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I highly recommend Dr. McNamara as a rheumatologist! I traveled from Oklahoma to California after hearing her on a podcast. My local rheumatologist was wanting to put me on additional ra drugs for some pain I was having in my knees and feet. Once I saw Dr. McNamara she looked at my joints with...more
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Dr. McNamara super exceeds in the delivery of health care to her patients. She is different than most providers in that she gets to the root of the problem rather than masking it. She is truly a functional physician even though she is not listed as one. She is caring, empathetic and a good...more
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