Dr. Melanie I. Amster, MD

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Specializes in Urology • Female • Age 49

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Dr. Amster's Experience

Dr. Amster's Care Philosophy

Specialties

  • Urology

Board Certifications

  • Urology
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  • Adrenalectomy
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystometry
  • Cystoscopy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Electronic Shock Wave Lithotripsy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Laparoscopic Nephrectomy
  • Lithotripsy
  • Nephrectomy
  • Orchiectomy
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostate Removal (incl. TURP)
  • Radical Prostate Removal
  • Radical Prostate Removal, Laparoscopic
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Transurethral Microwave Thermography of the Prostate
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
  • Ureterscopies
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Incontinence Surgery
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Urological Surgery
  • Urology Procedures
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  • Bedwetting
  • Bladder Atony
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Diverticulum of Bladder
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Female Urinary Stress Incontinence
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Interstitial Cystitis
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostatitis
  • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Spermatocele
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Testicular Dysfunction
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  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Retention
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginal & Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
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Background Check for Dr. Amster

Malpractice Claims not available

  • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Awards & Recognitions

Awards

Media & Publications

  • US News & World Report Top Doctor, 2012
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Education & Training

Medical School

Hahnemann Medical School
Graduated in 1991

Internship Hospital

New York Medical College
Complete in 1993

Residency Hospital

New York Medical College
Complete in 1997

Undergraduate Schools

Barnard College
Graduated in 1983
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Amster & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

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