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Surgical Specialist, Orthopaedic Surgeon
41 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Edwin Melendez Cruz is Poor. Dr. Melendez Cruz has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 1 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
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Promptness 1.9
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Courteous Staff 4.1
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Accurate Diagnosis 2.3
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Bedside Manner 1.0
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Spends Time with Me 1.0
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Follows Up After Visit 1.0
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Edwin Melendez Cruz, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis

Education & Awards

Dr. Melendez Cruz graduated from University of Puerto Rico, San Juan.


Affiliations

Dr. Melendez Cruz has 13 hospital affiliations:

  • CHRISTUS Spohn Memorial Hospital 
  • Corpus Christi Medical Center 

Languages

  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Edwin Melendez Cruz MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 41 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, and Surgery of the Hand.
Where does Dr. Edwin Melendez Cruz practice?
Dr. Edwin Melendez Cruz has 1 office location.
Dr. Edwin Melendez Cruz practices Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, and Surgery of the Hand near Corpus Christi, TX.
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