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Specializes in Internal Medicine • Male • Age 57

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Dr. Melmed's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Ohio Health Grant Medical Center
111 South Grant Avenue
Columbus, OH 43215

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Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Melmed

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Melmed to family and friends is 4.6 out of 5 5 1 11

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
OhioHealth Primary Care Physicians, Wexner Heritage Village
OhioHealth Primary Care Physicians, Wexner Heritage Village
2222 Welcome Pl
Columbus, OH 43209
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    Dr. Melmed's Experience

    Dr. Melmed's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Internal Medicine
    • Emergency Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Emergency Medicine
    • Internal Medicine
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    Dr. Melmed says...

    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Earwax Removal
    • EKG (Electrocardiogram, ECG)
    • Immunization
    • Joint Injection
    • Laceration Repair
    • Lesion Removal
    • Pap Smear
    • Physical Examination
    • Pulmonary Function Tests
    • Spirometry
    • Urinalysis
    • Vaccination
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    Dr. Melmed says...

    • Accelerated Hypertension
    • Allergic Arthritis
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Anemia
    • Anxiety
    • Arthritis
    • Arthritis of the Ankle
    • Arthritis of the Elbow
    • Arthritis of the Finger
    • Arthritis of the Foot
    • Arthritis of the Hand
    • Arthritis of the Midfoot
    • Arthritis of the Neck
    • Arthritis of the Shoulder
    • Arthritis of the Spine
    • Arthritis of the Toe
    • Arthritis of the Wrist
    • Asthma
    • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
    • Chronic Anemia
    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Congestive Heart Failure, Left-Sided
    • Congestive Heart Failure, Right-Sided
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Crystal Arthropathy
    • Crystalline Arthritis
    • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
    • Depression
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    • Dermatitis
    • Diabetes
    • Disuse Osteoporosis
    • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
    • Emphysema
    • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
    • Familial Combined Hyperlipidemia
    • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
    • Familial Hypertension
    • Geriatric Diseases
    • Gout
    • Gouty Arthropathy
    • Heart Disease
    • High Cholesterol
    • High-Risk Hypertension
    • Hip Arthritis
    • Hives
    • Hypercholesterolemia Due to Arg3500 Mutation of apo B-100
    • Hypercholesterolemia Due to LDL Receptor Deficiency
    • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Dominant
    • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Recessive
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
    • Hypertension, Environment-Induced
    • Hypertension, Nasal Decongestant-Induced
    • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
    • Insomnia
    • Iron Deficiency Anemia
    • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
    • Knee Arthritis
    • Labile Hypertension
    • Megaloblastic Anemia
    • Microcytic Hypochromic Anemia
    • Nutritional Anemia
    • Obesity
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoporosis
    • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
    • Pernicious Anemia
    • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
    • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
    • Primary Hypertension
    • Primary Osteoporosis
    • Problem Sleepiness
    • Renal Hypertension
    • Resistant Hypertension
    • Secondary Hypertension
    • Secondary Osteoporosis
    • Senile Osteoporosis
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Sleep-Talking
    • Sleep-Walking
    • Syncope
    • Syncope, Familial Neurocardiogenic
    • Wear and Tear Arthritis
    • White Coat Hypertension
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1983

    Internship Hospital

    Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Complete in 1984

    Residency Hospital

    Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Complete in 1987

    Undergraduate Schools

    Ohio State University
    Graduated in 1979
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Melmed & Staff

    • English
    • Hebrew
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Melmed's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Melmed

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Melmed to family and friends

    11 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Melmed says...

    Dr. Melmed's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    9 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 11 responses
    shorter than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Melmed
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    11 responses
    above
    national average

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    Office Locations

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    OhioHealth Primary Care Physicians, Wexner Heritage Village
    2222 Welcome Pl
    Columbus, OH 43209
    (614) 533-6800 (Office)
    (614) 338-8735 (Fax)
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