Dr. Melanie Reed, DPM

Dr. Melanie Reed, DPM

Podiatry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. Melanie Reed, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Placentia, CA and has been practicing for 28 years. She graduated from California College Of Podiatric Medicine, Usc Campus in 1989 and specializes in podiatry, sports medicine, and more.

1275 N Rose Dr Ste 118

Placentia, CA 92870

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Plantar Fasciitis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Foot Conditions
very high
more than 95% of peers
Stress Fracture of Foot
high
more than 94% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Reed "As a Podiatrist, Dr. Reed treats each patient as a partner in their medical treatment to improve the patient's outcome with an emphasis on minimizing pain and optimizing results. Dr. Reed has 24 years of experience as a Podiatric surgeon and trained at the top residency in the nation at UCSF / VASF in San Francisco. Dr. Reed is ABPS Board Certified and is a Fellow in Wound Care for APWCA. Dr. Reed trained as a medical student at USC / LA County Medical Center."

5  Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Pediatric Sports Medicine
  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Prosthetics & Orthotics
  • Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

117  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendon Contracture
  • Achilles Tendon Injuries
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Amputated Toe
  • Ankle Clonus
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Skin Tumor
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Infarct
  • Bone Loss
  • Bone Spur
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Bunion
  • Bunionette
  • Chronic Non-Healing Wounds
  • Claw Toe
  • Complex Deformities of the Limbs
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diabetic Ulcers
  • Digital Deformities of the Feet
  • Double Nails on the Fifth Toe
  • Dropfoot
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot Wounds
  • Fracture
  • Fractured Lower Leg
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hallux Rigidus
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Joint Clicking
  • Joint Disorders
  • Joint Effusion
  • Joint Pain
  • Joint Stiffness
  • Joint Swelling
  • Laceration
  • Metatarsal Fracture
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Muscle Atrophy
  • Muscle Cancer
  • Muscle Cramp
  • Muscle Diseases
  • Muscle Hypotonia
  • Muscle Pain
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Nail Abnormality
  • Nail Diseases
  • Nail Dysplasia
  • Nail Dysplasia, Isolated Congenital
  • Nail Psoriasis
  • Nerve Pain
  • Neuropathic Joints
  • Neuropathy, Motor and Sensory
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Pain Disorder
  • Pain in Extremities
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Postoperative Pain
  • Pulled Muscles
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Ruptured Tendon
  • Skin Allergy
  • Skin Blemishes
  • Skin Cancer
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Tendon Disorders
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Toe Fractures
  • Toe Sprain
  • Toe Syndactyly, Telecanthus - Anogenital and Renal Malformations
  • Toe Wounds
  • Ulcer of Foot
  • Warts
  • Wound and-or Ulcer Foot
  • Wound Infection
  • Wounds
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88  Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Allergy Shots
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Arthritis Surgery
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Arthroplasty
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Blood Culture for Bacteria
  • Bone and Joint Repair
  • Bone Grafting
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Casting
  • Clawtoe Correction Surgery
  • Cortisone Injection
  • Diabetic Wound Care
  • Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy
  • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Haglund's Deformity Resection
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Injection of Tendon
  • Injection Therapy
  • Joint Fusion
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Reconstruction Surgery
  • Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Joint Surgery
  • Laceration Repair
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nail Avulsion
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Nerve Biopsy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Reconstruction
  • Nerve Release
  • Nerve Surgery
  • Pain Management
  • Pain Management Through Physical Therapy
  • Pain Medication Management
  • Pain Rehabilitation and Management
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Removal of Bone Spur
  • Repair of Amputated Digit
  • Revision of Arthroplasty Surgery
  • Revision of Failed Total Joint Replacement
  • Revision of Total Joint
  • Revision Surgery
  • Scar Revision Surgery
  • Simple Fracture Care and Casting
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin Lesion Removal
  • Skin Procedures
  • Soft Tissue Injections
  • Soft Tissue Mass Biopsy
  • Soft Tissue Surgery
  • Splinting
  • Sports Medicine Related Procedures
  • Sports Medicine Surgery
  • Surgery, Trauma
  • Suture Soft Tissue Wound
  • Tendon and Bursa Injection
  • Tendon Repair
  • Tendon Surgery
  • Toenail Removal
  • Tumor Resection
  • Tumor Surgery
  • Wound Care and Management
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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 1985
  • California College Of Podiatric Medicine, Usc Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • University Of California, San Francisco / Veterans Administration Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Of Southern California Medical Center and Affiliated Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • University Of California, San Francisco / Veterans Administration Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • American Board of Podiatric Surgery Re-certification, 2005
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Reed's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Reed to family and friends
27 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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Dr. Reed's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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