Dr. Anthony Melillo, MD

Dr. Anthony Melillo, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Anthony Melillo, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Wisconsin in 1986 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

1051 Pineloch Dr Ste 100

Houston, TX 77062

Contact Information

(281) 286-3500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Melillo performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Melillo's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Melillo "Christus St Johns (Nassau Bay, TX), Patients Hospital (Pasadena, TX)"

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

95  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Naval Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Naval Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Miss Sports Med Ortho Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Armed Forces Health Professions Scholarship, 1983-86
  • Consumers Research Council of America Americas Top Surgeons Designation, 2006
  • Navy Achievement Medal, 1995
  • Merck Manual Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement, 1986
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, 1986
Media & Publications
  • Effect of Modularity on Results of Shoulder Replacement Surgery: A Comparative Study, Feb 1997
  • Nonporous Cementless Acetabular Component in Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty, Oct 1996
  • Massive Rotator Cuff Tears: Debridement Verses Repai, Januray 19

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Melillo's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Melillo to family and friends
23 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Melillo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Very disappointed in results of Achilles surgery for repair of full rupture. Staph infection four weeks out of surgery. Expressed alarm from slow-healing surgical wound throughout those four weeks. Surgeon response each week was fairly dismissive. Two hospitalizations from staph infection. ...more
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Doctor Melillo has worked on both my knees. Amazing is the way I describe the results of his work. It was like a light switch was flipped as to the pain I was experiencing. His staff are professional and caring. He was recommended by a friend and I was and am happy I found him.
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