Dr. W Mello, MD

Dr. W Mello, MD

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Gastroenterology  ·  
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65 y/o
(25)

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Dr. W Mello, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Glendale, CA and has been practicing for 35 years. He specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

GLENDALE ADVENTIST MEDICAL CENTER

1818 Verdugo Blvd Ste 107

Glendale, CA 91208
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Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Irritable Bowel Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Mello'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Mello "Our goal is to provide medical care in a caring and respectful way."

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

82  Conditions Treated

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12  Procedures

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 Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • University Ill Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • La Co Usc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • La Co Usc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mello has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mello's Reviews

2.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mello to family and friends
25 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (15)

Dr. Mello's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

This doctor is rude, and has a horrible bedside manor. I saw him for stomach problems and was unable to eat. He advised me to go to a deserted island and live by myself ! On another visit he said" Well you are too young for cancer ". I thought oh really, children get cancer. He's great at insults !
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Dr. Mello was highly recommended by my PCP. I had been to 2 other gastroenterologists but they couldn't help me . Dr. Mello diagnosed my swallowing problem in one visit. The endoscopy was painless. I apparently have an allergy in my esophagus and the medicine is working well. . Dr. Mello is an...more
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Dr. Melo is very much money driven doctor mostly focus on how much more he can make ? Very snob and does not have any bedside manner, I advice you to look for another GI doctor , there are many good GI doctors in Glendale and LA
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Dr. Mello and staff were everything one would expect from a doctor/office...courteous, respectful and professional...
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1 - I was not able to see dr. mello at office , only meet dr. mello at community surgery center, same time as at surgery room, which was too many people waiting for as well, at that place only he said his name and walk away. 2- Also i belive that provider is not much...more
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