Dr. Brett Mellinger, MD

Dr. Brett Mellinger, MD

Urology  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(28)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Brett Mellinger, MD is an urology doctor who practices in Garden City, NY. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.

585 Stewart Ave Ste L14

Garden City, NY 11530

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Complex Penile Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Testicular Dysfunction
very high
more than 99% of peers
Male Infertility
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Specialties

  • Urology
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Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Kidney Stones
  • Male Infertility
  • Male Sexual Conditions
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Premature Ejaculation
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostatitis
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sperm Abnormalities
  • Spermatocele
  • Testicular Atrophy
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Undescended Testicles
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Orchiectomy
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Penile Implants
  • Peyronie's Disease Injection Therapy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Testicular Implants
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy
  • Vasectomy Reversal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • St Vincents Hospital Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Dwnst Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Ny Hospital Cornell
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Ny Hospital Cornell
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mellinger has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mellinger's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mellinger to family and friends
3.3
based on 28 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Mellinger's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

in Bethpage, NY |
I've gone to Dr. Mellinger for several years now, he is compassionate, informative, attentive and always willing to explain what needs to be explained. 100% satisfied. Lance Alfieri
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in New Hyde Park, NY |
My wife and I met with Doctor Mellinger a while ago for a reverse vesectomy. He was very up front with us and said that we did not have a 100% chance of success. Still, after understanding the failure rate, we went ahead. The procedure cost us close to $14k and was worth every penny. After a 3...more
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in Plainview, NY |
Dr. Mellinger helped my wife and I conceive. He prescribed the proper medication to help stimulate my fertility.. His office is clean, professional and effective. A+ in my book.
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in Freeport, NY |
My experience with Dr. Mellinger was very poor and disatisifing.I have a fertility issue. I went on and did the surgery for sperm extraction 4 a IVF with my wife his price was $2500 for my procedure he found no sperm gave me no follow up phone call after surgery to tell me my results my wife Doctor...more
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New York |
Very kind and knowlegable. Clean office and super friendly staff!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Mellinger accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan

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Hospitals where Dr. Mellinger has admitting privileges

Mount Sinai Hospital
1 Gustave L Levy Pl
New York, NY 10029
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NYU Winthrop Hospital
259 1st St
Mineola, NY 11501
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