Dr. Melvin Lopez, MD

Dr. Melvin Lopez, MD

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Dr. Melvin Lopez, MD is a family medicine specialist in Santa Maria, CA and has been practicing for 5 years. He specializes in family medicine.

Marian Health Center

117 W Bunny Ave

Santa Maria, CA 93458
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lopez "To help patients live healthy lives, offering a full range of services—from preventive care to special programs for chronic conditions—at care centers throughout the central California coastal region."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

102  Conditions Treated

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20  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaccination
  • Wellness Examination

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

  • University Of California, Davis
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • San Juan Bautista School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • Uc Davis Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Uc Davis Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lopez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lopez's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lopez to family and friends
2 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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  • 3
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Dr. Lopez's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    POOR
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

My experience with Dr Lopez has been great. He has helped where other doctors failed me. He's not a pill dispensary like some doctors, he actually takes the time to listen and does the work to figure out what I need. I am impressed with his ability to diagnose problems. At times, he has directed...more
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He apparently is filling in for my PCP while she is out. The office lies on her behalf pretending she is still their. I suffer from deadly hypertension requiring medication. I have tried twice now to get him to refill my medication. He says he is not comfortable with me and claims I am filling...more
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