AboutDr. Melanie Palm, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Encinitas, CA. She has 9 years of experience. Her specialties include Dermatology. Dr. Palm is affiliated with UC San Diego Health System, Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla and Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas. She speaks English.
Dr. Melanie Palm has the following 1 specialty
A dermatologist is a doctor who has extensive training and knowledge of the skin, scalp, hair and nails and treats conditions that affect those areas. These doctors will evaluate any abnormality, blemish or lesion on the skin in order to determine the cause and will determine a course of treatment.
Dermatologists provide patients with full body scans in order to identify any signs that are indicative of an illness that requires treatment, such as skin cancer. These specialists may also provide cosmetic services, such as mole removal, scar diminishing treatments and even botox and face lifts.
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Regional Top Doctors
Patients' Choice Award
(2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015)
On-Time Doctor Award
Compassionate Doctor Recognition
(2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree
- Acne (Acne Vulgaris)
- Acne Rosacea
- Actinic Keratosis
- Basal Cell
- Dermal Fillers
- Laser Surgery
- Liposuction (Lipectomy)
- Plastic Surgery (Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery)
- Skin Biopsy
- Skin Cancer
- Varicose Veins
Dr. Palm is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
- UC San Diego Health System
Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
9888 Genesee Ave
La Jolla, CA 92037
Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas
354 Santa Fe Dr
Encinitas, CA 92024
Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego
4077 5th Ave
San Diego, CA 92103
San Diego Veterans Affairs Medical Center
3350 La Jolla Village Dr
San Diego, CA 92161
9 Years Experience
University Of Chicago Division Of The Biological Sciences The Pritzker School Of Medicine
Graduated in 2004