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Dr. Sunny Melendez, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism ·  Female · Age 64

Dr. Melendez

Dr. Sunny Melendez, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Torrance, CA and has been practicing for 28 years. She graduated from Korea U Med Coll, Seoul in 1984 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.


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(310) 542-7733

Dr. Melendez accepts the following insurance:

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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Melendez's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoporosis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Melendez treats Osteoporosis more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Melendez treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip
Hypothyroidism
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Melendez treats Hypothyroidism more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Melendez treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Thyroid Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Melendez treats Thyroid Disease more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Melendez treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Melendez's conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Goiter
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Sunny Melendez, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Torrance, CA and has been practicing for 28 years. She graduated from Korea U Med Coll, Seoul in 1984 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1991
Los Angeles County Harbor-Ucla Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1989
Martin L King Hosp
Residency Hospital
1984
Korea U Med Coll, Seoul
Medical School
1991
1989
1984

Languages

  • Korean
  • English

Awards

Dr. Melendez's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Melendez

2.7

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
34.78260869565217%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
8.695652173913043%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
52.17391304347826%
(12)

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Average Wait Time
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Extremely horrible experience with Dr. Sunny and Dr. Ron Meledez, their office staff and billing company were awful. I had standard blood work done in 2015. Labcorps sent me my bill and I paid. Dr. Meledez never sent me any bills, nor did I receive any EOB's from my insurance company. FOUR YEARS...Read More
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Dr.Sunny Melendez have brought my A1C down 3 points for 2 years straight. Works with me, best doctor I’ve in a long time .
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Excellent doctor!! Excellent staff! You may have to wait a bit, but it's worth it to see such a thorough dr! Drs Melendez are great Our Entire family is well taken care of by this great office!
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Horrific. 1st visit I was handed 2 bags of samples to start taking, with not enough information. One made so sick I lost a day of work (no call back from Dr.). 2nd visit she could not remember all samples she gave me. Suspicious I brought them all to pharmacy. They were aghast I was not given...Read More
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Dr.Sunny Melendez is the best and most thorough doctor I have ever been treated by. She is extremely knowledgeable and doesn't miss a thing. I have been a patient of Dr. Melendez for over 13 years, and there is no other medical professional who I trust more. The staff are all friendly and...Read More
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