Melissa Mejia, MD

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Office Hours

Lake Sumter Landing

Monday 8:30 am - 3:45 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am - 3:45 pm
Thursday 8:30 am - 3:45 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 3:45 pm

Summerfield

Wednesday 8:30 am - 3:45 pm

About the Doctor

Specialty: Internal Medicine

Medical School: Universidad Iberoamericana UNIBE
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Residency: Internal Medicine
Louisiana State University Health
Sciences Center, University Medical Center,
Lafayette, LA, USA

Fellowship: Geriatric Medicine
Louisiana State University Health
Sciences Center, University Medical Center,
Lafayette, LA, USA

Position: Primary Care Physician at Lakeview Internal Medicine

Board Certifications:

  • Internal Medicine Board Certified
  • Geriatric Medicine Board Certified

Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Publications:

  1. A Case of Cellulitis Unresponsive to Antibiotics M.Mejia, S.Uprety, G.Sobiesk, L.Moncada. Geriatrics Family Medicine LSUHSC UMC-Lafayette, LA (May 2013)
  2. Leukemoid reaction secondary to mesenteric fat necrosis. Mejia,M., Kamath,A., Rositter,C, Degeyter,K, Jaikishen, J. Internal Medicine, LSUHSC UMC-Lafayette, LA

Getting Personal:
Dr. Mejia graduated Magna Cum Laude from Medical school, both her parents are physicians, her father is Gynecologist and her mother is an Ophthalmologist. She loves sports, her favorite is soccer and she enjoys physical fitness. She is an avid reader; her favorite author is Gabriel Garcia Marquez. She is passionate about patient care, is very detail oriented and enjoys taking care of others.