Dr. Melvin Coats, MD

Dr. Melvin Coats, MD

Family Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(5)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Melvin Coats, MD is a family medicine specialist in Whittier, CA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Saint Louis University School of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in family medicine.

14350 Whittier Blvd Ste 215

Whittier, CA 90605

Contact Information

(562) 236-2290

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Coats' Experience

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Dr. Coats' 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
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Specialties

  • Family Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

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18

Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

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

  • Saint Louis University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Presby Intercomm Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Coats has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Coats' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Coats to family and friends
4.2
based on 5 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Coats' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Coats is the best. While my husband was in th hospital (PIH) Dr. Coats seemed to come and check on him 7 days a week for 2 weeks. He really put special care in my husband and kept us informed of everything we needed to know. He is a great doctor and would recommend him to everyone.
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Absolutely neglected my mother. He constantly went on vacation or left the office for weeks at a time. He flat out ignored my mother's disability paperwork he needed to fill out, resulting in her losing her home and living in her car. When informed of his mistake he took no responsibility. His...more
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Dr. Coats, our family Dr. for over 25 years. We have followed through many office changes. He is friendly, caring, kind and compassionate. His nurse is the same. However, the current clerical staff are incompetent and unprofessional. Obtaining prescriptions, authorizations, etc...is a nightmare...more
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