Dr. Sunny Melendez, MD

Dr. Sunny Melendez, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Sunny Melendez, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Torrance, CA and has been practicing for 27 years. She graduated from Korea U Med Coll, Seoul in 1984 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

2841 Lomita Blvd Ste 205

Torrance, CA 90505

Contact Information

(310) 542-7733

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Melendez performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Osteoporosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypothyroidism
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Melendez's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

40  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Diabetes Counseling

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Melendez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Melendez's Reviews

2.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Melendez to family and friends
21 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Melendez's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

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...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...more
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