Our Physicians

Stephen Williams, DO

Stephen Williams, DO

Joined Tramonto Crossing Family Medicine: June 7, 2012

Degree: DO, The Oklahoma College of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery, Tulsa, Okla., 1987

Internship: Family medicine, Phoenix General Medicine, 1988

Fellowship: Residency program directorship, American Academy of Family Practice, Kansas City, Mo., 2005

Board certification: American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians

Clinical interests: Family practice and urgent care, with particular interests in chronic illness, back pain, sports medicine and women's health issues.

Philosophy of care: A holistic approach to health care. "Mind, body and spirit are all important in maximizing health."

Hobbies and personal interests: Hiking, camping and sports.

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Richard Melde, MD

Richard Melde, MD

Joined Tramonto Crossing Family Medicine: March 6, 2012

Degree: MD, University of Arizona College Of Medicine, Tucson, Ariz., 1971

Residency: Internal medicine, St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Ariz., 1972

Clinical interests: Dr. Melde is a MD and MD(H)-Integrated and Homeopathic Medical Doctor. His approach to healing and health is to use natural, nutritional and integrative medicine to treat the cause of disease processes and therefore avoid pharmaceutical drugs whenever possible. Dr. Melde also has an interest in fat/weight loss programs for his patients.

Philosophy of care: "Treat the cause of disease, not just the symptoms."

Hobbies and personal interests: Wellness, off-roading, horseback riding and traveling.

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