Melissa H. Chung, MD
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Melissa H. Chung, MD

  • Internal Medicine
Average rating: 4.9
| 231 ratings
 
Pasadena Primary Care | 625 South Fair Oaks Avenue, Suite 300, Pasadena, CA 91105

About

Dr. Melissa Chung is a board-certified internal medicine physician practicing at UCLA Health in Pasadena and Burbank. Her goal is to develop meaningful patient-physician relationships centered on guiding patients towards living a healthy and fulfilling life. Her areas of interest include obesity medicine. She works closely with patients to help achieve their weight loss goals through the UCLA Health medically-supervised weight loss program PRO (Program for Reducing Obesity). Note: PRO is by referral only.

Dr. Chung graduated from the University of California Berkeley, and earned her medical degree from Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. She subsequently completed her internal medicine residency at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.

Dr. Chung is a Pasadena native. Her interests include live music, exploring the local food scene, and the great outdoors. She enjoys spending time with her family, friends, and dogs.

Languages

English

Education

Medical Board Certification

Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2021

Residency

Internal Medicine, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, 2021

Degree

MD, Rush University/Rush Medical College, 2018

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

Areas of Focus

Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Centivo
  • Cigna
  • First Health
  • Health Net of California
  • Interplan (part of HealthSmart)
  • L.A. Care
  • MultiPlan
  • UFCM Health System
  • Prime Health Services
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
  • TRICARE
  • UnitedHealthcare

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