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About St. Joseph Health

SJH provides a full range of care facilities including 16 acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician groups. All of our hospital and home health entities are accredited by the Joint Commission. In our award-winning facilities, SJH maintains a "continuum of care," matched to the diverse needs of the urban centers, smaller cities and rural communities who depend on us every day.

Giving back to the community. St. Joseph Health System Office

Melanie Santos, MD

4.6 out of 5 (140 Ratings)
Specialty
  • Urogynecology
    (Board Certified)
Address
1950 Sunny Crest Dr.
Suite 2700D
Fullerton, CA 92835
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Address
1950 Sunny Crest Dr.
Suite 2700D
Fullerton, CA 92835
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Phone
(714) 992-5350
Fax
(714) 992-8156

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Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • St. Jude Affiliated Physician
  • St. Jude Heritage Medical Group

Video

  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Urogynecology
      (Board Certified)
    Secondary Specialties
    • Obstetrics/Gynecology
      (Board Certified)
    Education & Training
    • Medical School
      Albert Einstein College of Medicine- Bronx, NY
    • Residency
      Stanford University Medical Center- Stanford, CA
    • Internship
      Stanford University Medical Center- Stanford, CA
    • Fellowship
      Emory University School of Medicine- Atlanta, GA
  • Biography

    Biography

    Biography

    Despite all the recent advances in care, there are still many women who believe health issues such as incontinence or pelvic pain are something they just have to live with. Some women mistakenly believe nothing can be done about their symptoms, or that treatment always requires surgery. Others are reluctant to talk to a doctor because of embarrassment or a belief that "it's just part of aging."

    The best part of my job is helping women understand all of the treatment options available – from new medications to simple outpatient procedures that take a matter of minutes to perform. There are so many more successful options then even 10 years ago – and every day, I have the chance to restore a woman's quality of life, often after years of symptoms and inconvenience.

    Awards
    • Physicians of Excellence, OCMA - 2016
    • Physicians of Excellence, OCMA - 2018
    • Physicians of Excellence, OCMA - 2017
  • 3-May-2018
    I'm very comfortable with *Dr. Santos in dealing with my issues.
    25-Apr-2018
    Very informative about condition seen for gave hand outs to go over after visit to better be informed about condition.
    7-Apr-2018
    Too long to get appt.
    3-Apr-2018
    This was 1st contact with provider, better able to judge competence after additional care.
    27-Feb-2018
    good
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