Dr. Melanie Reed, DPM

Dr. Melanie Reed, DPM

Podiatry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 55
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

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Dr. Reed's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hammer Toe

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Reed treats Hammer Toe more than 85% of her peers

Dr. Reed treats this condition more than 85% of her peers

Foot Conditions

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Dr. Reed treats Foot Conditions more than 83% of her peers

Dr. Reed treats this condition more than 83% of her peers

Plantar Fasciitis

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Dr. Reed treats Plantar Fasciitis more than 74% of her peers

Dr. Reed treats this condition more than 74% of her peers

Dr. Reed's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Achilles Tendon Contracture
Achilles Tendon Injuries
Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
Achilles Tendon Rupture
Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
Allergy Shots
Amputated Toe
Ankle Arthroscopy
Ankle Clonus
Ankle Disorders
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Fracture Repair
Ankle Fusion
Ankle Injury
Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
Ankle Replacement
Ankle Sprain
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankle Surgery
Arthritis of the Ankle
Arthritis of the Foot
Arthritis of the Toe
Arthritis Surgery
Arthroscopic Surgery
Autoimmune Diseases
Autonomic Disorders
Back Pain
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Benign Skin Tumor
Blood Culture for Bacteria
Bone and Joint Repair
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Bone Grafting
Bone Infarct
Bone Loss
Bone Spur
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Disorders
Bunion Surgery
Chronic Non-Healing Wounds
Chronic Pain
Claw Toe
Clawtoe Correction Surgery
Complex Deformities of the Limbs
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Cortisone Injection
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
Diabetic Neuropathy
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diabetic Ulcers
Diabetic Wound Care
Digital Deformities of the Feet
Double Nails on the Fifth Toe
Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
Flat Foot
Flatfoot Correction
Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Disorders
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Injuries
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Foot Conditions
Foot Deformities
Foot Fracture
Foot Injuries
Foot Pain
Foot Sprain
Foot Surgery
Foot Wounds
Foreign Body Removal
Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
Fracture Care
Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
Fractured Lower Leg
Fungal Nail Infection
Ganglion Cyst
Haglund's Deformity Resection
Hallux Rigidus
Hammer Toe
Hammer Toe Repair
Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
Heel Pain
Heel Spur
Ingrown Toenail
Ingrown Toenail Surgery
Ingrown Toenail Treatment
Injection of Tendon
Injection Therapy
Joint Clicking
Joint Disorders
Joint Effusion
Joint Fusion
Joint Injection
Joint Pain
Joint Reconstruction Surgery
Joint Replacement Surgery
Joint Stiffness
Joint Surgery
Joint Swelling
Knee Disorders
Laceration Repair
Metatarsal Fracture
Muscle Atrophy
Muscle Cancer
Muscle Cramp
Muscle Diseases
Muscle Hypotonia
Muscle Pain
Muscle Spasm
Musculoskeletal Pain
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nail Abnormality
Nail Avulsion
Nail Avulsion and Excision
Nail Diseases
Nail Dysplasia
Nail Dysplasia, Isolated Congenital
Nail Psoriasis
Nerve Biopsy
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Blocks
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Pain
Nerve Reconstruction
Nerve Release
Nerve Surgery
Neuropathic Joints
Neuropathy, Motor and Sensory
Osteoarthritis of Toe
Pain Disorder
Pain in Extremities
Pain Management
Pain Management Through Physical Therapy
Pain Medication Management
Pain Rehabilitation and Management
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Block
Plantar Fasciitis
Postoperative Pain
Pulled Muscles
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Removal of Bone Spur
Repair of Amputated Digit
Revision of Arthroplasty Surgery
Revision of Failed Total Joint Replacement
Revision of Total Joint
Revision Surgery
Ruptured Tendon
Scar Revision Surgery
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sever's Disease
Simple Fracture Care and Casting
Skin Allergy
Skin Biopsy
Skin Blemishes
Skin Cancer
Skin Grafts
Skin Lesion Removal
Skin Procedures
Soft Tissue Injections
Soft Tissue Mass Biopsy
Soft Tissue Surgery
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Sports Medicine Related Procedures
Sports Medicine Surgery
Stress Fracture of Foot
Surgery, Trauma
Suture Soft Tissue Wound
Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
Tendon and Bursa Injection
Tendon Disorders
Tendon Injuries
Tendon Repair
Tendon Surgery
Toe Fractures
Toe Sprain
Toe Syndactyly, Telecanthus - Anogenital and Renal Malformations
Toe Wounds
Toenail Removal
Tumor Resection
Tumor Surgery
Ulcer of Foot
Wound and-or Ulcer Foot
Wound Care and Management
Wound Infection

About Me

Care Philosophy

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 train...


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

Board Certifications


  • 1990
    University Of California, San Francisco / Veterans Administration Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
  • 1990
    University Of California, San Francisco / Veterans Administration Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
  • 1989
    University Of Southern California Medical Center and Affiliated Hospitals
    Internship Hospital
  • 1989
    California College Of Podiatric Medicine, Usc Campus
    Medical School
  • 1985
    University Of California, Davis
    Undergraduate School


  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • American Board of Podiatric Surgery Re-certification, 2005

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