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Melissa M. Joines, MD

  • Diagnostic Radiology


Melissa M. Joines MD is an associate clinical professor in the Department of Radiologic Sciences at UCLA. She received her medical degree from the Medical College of Wisconsin in 2005. Since then, she has completed her residency in diagnostic radiology at UCLA, followed by a breast imaging fellowship at UCLA. She exclusively practices breast imaging predominately at both UCLA Manhattan Beach and Palos Verdes Imaging Centers. She sees patients for breast biopsies, breast ultrasound, and mammography exams. 




Medical Board Certification

Diagnostic Radiology, American Board of Radiology, 2010


Breast Imaging, UCLA School of Medicine, 2012
Musculoskeletal Imaging, UCLA School of Medicine, 2011


Diagnostic Radiology, UCLA School of Medicine, 2010


Internal Medicine, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, 2006


MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2005

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center

Medical Services


  • 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)
  • UnitedHealthcare

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