License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Farhad Melamed, Internist, General Practitioner is Excellent. Dr. Melamed has been reviewed by 12 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.2
Promptness 4.4
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 4.5
Spends Time with Me 4.5
Follows Up After Visit 4.6

Specialties & Research

Dr. Farhad Melamed, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Stroke

Education & Awards

Dr. Melamed graduated from University of California at Irvine. He has 6 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2009, 2012 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013 - 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)
American Registry *
US News World Report *


Dr. Melamed has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • UCLA Medical Center 
  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center 


  • Farsi
  • English
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Farhad Joseph Melamed MD is a male Internist, has 17 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine.
Where does Dr. Farhad J. Melamed practice?
Dr. Farhad Melamed has 4 office locations.
Dr. Farhad Melamed practices Internal Medicine near Glendale, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Beverly Hills, CA and Los Angeles, CA.
See Glendale Internists.