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Dr. Sunny Melendez, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
2.9 (25)
Accepting new patients
39 years of experience

Overview

Dr. Sunny Melendez, MD is an Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Specialist in Torrance, CA. They specialize in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, has 39 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from Korea U Med Coll, Seoul and is affiliated with Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro, Providence Little Company Of Mary Medical Center Torrance and Torrance Memorial Medical Center.

Dr. Melendez works at Sunny Y Melendez MD in Torrance, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Osteoporosis, Hypogonadism and Testicular Dysfunction along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accepts 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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    Sunny Melendez MD Inc
    2841 Lomita Blvd Ste 205, Torrance, CA 90505 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (310) 542-7733

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  • Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro
  • Providence Little Company Of Mary Medical Center Torrance
  • Torrance Memorial Medical Center

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    Apr 05, 2021
    I have been a patient of Dr. Melendez' for over 20 years and love her! She is very caring, thoughtful and smart. She is on top of the latest in medicine and is always there to listen and help. She is the best doctor that I have ever seen.
    Irene Kasch — Apr 05, 2021
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    About Dr. Sunny Melendez, MD

    Specialties
    • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 39 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Korean
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1033293576
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    A National Provider Identifier (NPI) is a unique 10-digit identifier issued by the government to healthcare providers.

    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Los Angeles County Harbor - UCLA Medical Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Martin L King Hosp
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Korea U Med Coll, Seoul
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

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

    Dr. Melendez has an average wait time of 31 – 45 minutes at their office(s).

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

    Dr. Melendez works at Sunny Y Melendez MD in Torrance, CA. View the full address on Dr. Melendez’s profile.

    Dr. Melendez has seen patients for Osteoporosis, Hypogonadism and Testicular Dysfunction, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Melendez on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    25 patients have reviewed Dr. Melendez. The overall rating for this provider is 2.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Melendez.

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