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Melissa Pulling, , MD

Melissa Pulling MD

Dr. Pulling grew up outside of Boston, Massachusetts. She attended Phillips Exeter Academy and graduated from the University of Pennsylvania (manga cum laude) with a bachelor's degree in biological basis of behavior.  While in college, she met her husband Ross.  She earned her MD degree from Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine.
After medical school, Dr. Pulling moved to San Francisco for her pediatric residency at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital, Oakland.  After residency, she worked as a pediatric hospitalist for seven years taking care of pediatric patients in the emergrency room and infants in the newborn nursery.
In addition to general pediatrics, Dr. Pulling's medical interests include nutrition, sports medicine, dermotology, and new born care.
Dr. Pulling resides along the Kohala Coast with her husband, and her teenage daughters who both attend HPA.  She is an avid trail runner and an accomplished marathon runner.  Dr. Pulling enjoys outdoor adventures on the Big Island with her family. She also enjoys open water swimming and walking her dog, Charlie.


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808-887-6543

64-1032 Mamalahoa Hwy.
Suite 204
Kamuela, HI 96743

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75-170 Hualalai Rd.
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Kamuela, HI 96743

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