Melody Hermel, MD

  • Cardiovascular Disease
477 N El Camino Real Ste C204
Encinitas, CA 92024
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HospitalistInternal Medicine-Cardiology

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As an integrative cardiologist, Dr. Melody Hermel combines traditional and alternative approaches to treat high cholesterol, high blood pressure, coronary artery disease, cardiac arrhythmia, congestive heart failure and women’s heart disease. She strongly believes in partnering with her patients to formulate a custom approach to take back their health and prevent disease. She uses her unique background to empower patients to optimize nutrition, exercise, sleep and reduce stress. She is an active advocate for each patient and appreciates their unique journey.

Dr. Hermel is passionate about clinical research and has presented her work at national cardiology meetings. Her research interests include the role of a healthy lifestyle in reversing disease, advanced imaging and artificial intelligence methods for earlier detection of disease. Dr. Hermel also promotes heart health by reaching out to the community to raise awareness for the prevention of heart disease. She believes in engaging and informing the community to equip them with the information to prevent complications and improve outcomes appropriately.

In her spare time, Dr. Hermel enjoys an active lifestyle with her husband and children, singing and playing the piano.

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, 2021

Medical Education

Tufts University School of Medicine, MD, 2016


University of Southern California, Internal Medicine, 2019


Scripps Clinic, Cardiology, 2022Academy of Integrative Health & Medicine, Integrative Medicine, 2022

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