Dora Melber, M.D.

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Dr. Melber will join San Diego Perinatal Center in October 2022. Her clinical interests include prenatal ultrasound diagnosis, multifetal gestations, and maternal complications of pregnancy, especially heart disease and diabetes. Dr. Melber received her medical degree from UCSF School of Medicine in San Francisco, Calif. and completed her maternal-fetal medicine fellowship at UC San Diego School of Medicine in San Diego, Calif.


High-Risk Obstetrics/Fetal Ultrasound

Mailing Address

7910 Frost Street
Suite 220
San Diego, CA 92123

Business Phone

Office: 858-966-6710
Fax: 858-966-6266

Education and Training

  • UC San Diego School of Medicine, San Diego, Calif. – Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellowship, 2022
  • UC San Diego School of Medicine, San Diego, Calif. – Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency, 2019
  • UCSF School of Medicine, San Francisco, Calif. – Doctor of Medicine, 2015
  • University of California, Santa Barbara, Calif. – Bachelor of Science in Microbiology, 2009

Professional Affiliations

  • International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology (ISUOG)
  • Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine (SMFM)
  • The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)

Clinical Expertise and Interests

  • Preconception counseling
  • Twins and higher order multifetal pregnancies
  • Maternal disease in pregnancy, especially cardiac and diabetes
  • Prenatal ultrasound diagnosis of fetal disorders
  • Clinical applications for doppler ultrasonography in obstetrics
  • Procedures including cerclage and amniocentesis

San Diego Perinatal Center physicians work with obstetricians who deliver at all local hospitals. Any deliveries with our physicians, and all total obstetric care patient deliveries, are at Sharp Mary Birch Hospital.