Melissa Huggins, M.D.
Dr. Melissa Huggins, a native of Kansas City, attended the University of Kansas for her undergraduate and medical school education. She completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology in Northern California at Kaiser Permanente, Santa Clara. During her residency she was awarded the Stanford Medical Student Teaching Award and was selected as a Felix Rutledge Fellow at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas. Dr. Huggins completed her three-year urogynecology fellowship training at the Ostergard Female Urology and Gynecology Partnership at Long Beach Medical Center. She has been on staff at Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian and Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, where she has been an Assistant Clinical Professor with the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of California, Irvine Medical Center, involved in fellowship, resident and medical student education.
Dr. Huggins treats a broad range of pelvic floor disorders including, urinary incontinence, voiding dysfunction, painful bladder syndromes like interstitial cystitis, chronic cystitis, bowel incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse. She has a unique combination of skills, state-of-the-art training combined with old school bedside manor.