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

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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Melendez's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoporosis
very high
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
very high
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
very high
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
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Craniopharyngioma
Cushing's Syndrome
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Female Infertility
Goiter
Growth Hormone Deficiency
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
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

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

Languages

  • Korean
  • English

Awards

Dr. Melendez's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Melendez

2.8

Based on 22 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
50%
(11)

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Average Wait Time
  • 31 – 45 minutes
Dr. Melendez's Performance
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  • Staff friendliness
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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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