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Dr. Melanie Goldfarb, MD

General Surgery*
4.9 (156)
Map Pin Small Santa Monica, CA
Accepting new patients

Overview of Dr. Melanie Goldfarb, MD

Dr. Melanie Goldfarb, MD is a General Surgeon in Santa Monica, CA. Dr. Goldfarb, completed a residency at Beth Israel Deaconess / Harvard Medical School. Patients rated Dr. Goldfarb an average 4.9 star rating.

Dr. Goldfarb works at Providence Specialty Medical Group in Santa Monica, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Thyroid Nodule and Neuroendocrine Tumors along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Goldfarb's Office Locations

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    Providence Specialty Medical Group
    2121 Santa Monica Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90404 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (310) 829-8272
    08:00 - 17:00
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  • Providence Saint John's Health Center

Experience & Treatment Frequency


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Treatment frequency

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Thyroid Nodule
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Lobectomy
Adrenal Cortex Diseases
Adrenal Cortex Neoplasms
Adrenal Cortical Carcinoma
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Gland Hyperfunction
Adrenal Hyperplasia
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Adrenal Insufficiency
Adrenal Medulla Tumor
Adrenal Tumor
Breast Cancer
Breast Lump
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Conn's Syndrome
Cushing's Syndrome
Diabetes Type 2
Endocrine Disorders
Familial Adrenal Adenoma
Familial Primary Hyperparathyroidism
Follicular Thyroid Cancer
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Graves' Disease
Hashimoto's Disease
Head and Neck Conditions
Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
Hypertension, Conn Syndrome-Induced
Hypertension, Cushing's Syndrome-Induced
Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
Lipid Disorders
Medullary Thyroid Cancer
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 2
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 2b
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 3
Neck Mass
Neurofibromatosis, Type 1 - Pheochromocytoma
Papillary Thyroid Cancer
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroid Cancer
Parathyroid Carcinoma
Parathyroid Hyperplasia
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Primary Hyperparathyroidism
Secondary Hyperparathyroidism
Thyroid Cancer, Anaplastic
Thyroid Cancer, Familial Medullary
Thyroid Cancer, Hurthle Cell
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Storm
von Hippel-Lindau Syndrome
Adrenalectomy with Robotic Assist
Aspiration or Injection of Thyroid Cyst
Fine Needle Aspiration of Thyroid Nodules
Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Minimal Access Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Open Thymectomy
Parathyroid Surgery
Pediatric Advanced Laparoscopy Surgery
Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
Thyroid Surgery
Ultrasound, Thyroid
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    • Health Net of California
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    About Dr. Melanie Goldfarb, MD

    • General Surgery

    • *Healthline does not verify qualifications for medical specialties. Please verify your provider's specialty and qualifications directly with your provider and applicable medical board.
    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1306092564
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    Education & Certifications

    • Beth Israel Deaconess / Harvard Medical School
    • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School
    Undergraduate School
    • Brown University Alpert Medical School
    Undergraduate School

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Melanie Goldfarb, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Goldfarb is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Goldfarb has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Goldfarb works at Providence Specialty Medical Group in Santa Monica, CA. View the full address on Dr. Goldfarb’s profile.

    Dr. Goldfarb has seen patients for Thyroid Nodule and Neuroendocrine Tumors, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Goldfarb on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    156 patients have reviewed Dr. Goldfarb. The overall rating for this provider is 4.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Goldfarb.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Goldfarb, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Goldfarb appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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