Dr. Elaine Melamud, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Female  |  
Age 44
(33)
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Dr. Elaine Melamud, MD
Dr. Elaine Melamud, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology doctor who practices in Clark, NJ. She is 44 years old and has been practicing for 20 years. Dr. Melamud is affiliated with JFK Medical Center.

11 Lincoln Blvd

Clark, NJ 07066

Contact Information

(732) 388-1508

Dr. Elaine Melamud, MD

Dr. Elaine Melamud, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • 9 More

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Dr. Melamud's Experience

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Dr. Melamud's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
1

Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
1

Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
30

Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breech Position
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hemorrhoids
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Mastodynia
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Miscarriages
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Yeast Infections
20

Procedures

  • C-Section
  • Circumcision, Infant
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Endometrial Biopsy
  • Essure® Procedure
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fetal Monitoring
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Gynecological Examination
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Mt Sinai School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Melamud has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Melamud's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Melamud to family and friends
2.7
based on 33 total reviews (10 with comments)
Dr. Melamud's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (10)
clark, nj |
Great visit as always! love the new look of the office
in Edison, NJ |
I was very nervous since it was my first exam. The doctor took her time with me. she talked me thru the exam and answered all my questions
Clark NJ |
Dr Melamud got me in for an urgent appointment the day I called. I had a problem and was very nervous. She saw me and put me at ease. Thanks so much!
The worst yearly exam I ever had in 45 years, if she was in the room 5 minutes it was a lot, 1 second breast exam and super quick pelvic exam. Didn't ask any questions or if I had any questions. I miss Dr Khan she was awesome . I would not recommend this Dr.
in Linden, NJ |
It was my first time with Dr. Melamud and I was feeling a bit apprehensive. She came in and immediately put me at ease. I felt very comfortable discussing my health needs with her. I will definitely use her again as my gynecologist. Her office staff was pleasant and helpful, especially Debbie, a long time employee of the Clark office.
Union, NJ |
went for an annual exam and she didn't do any internal, pap or Breast exam but billed for an annual exam. Will never go back.
I am sorry you are dissatisfied with your annual visit. Although I cannot comment on your specific case due to HIPPA guidelines, in many instances a physical exam is not needed. This is often the case in young healthy patient patients under age 21 who present with no complains An annual exam is a lot more then an internal/breast exam. It is an opportunity to discuss heath concerns, appropriate screenings and contraception. Feel free to contact our office if you would like to discuss this.
in clark, NJ |
I would totally recommend Dr. Melamud. She is very caring and considerate. She even called in a prescription for me when I was traveling to florida. I took both of my daughters to her when they were growing up and after the moved out they keep coming back and bring their friends. Couldn't recommend her more.
thanks so much!
in NJ |
Great bedside manner. Extremely caring and kind. She walked me through every step of delivery process. Baby and mom happy and healthy!!!
I am so happy to hear this!
in Middlesex, NJ |
Dr. Melmud delivered my first son and it was a horrible experience. My contractions started at 2am, I called dr Malamud at 4am she told me if I can wait when her office opens at 9am, I told her I can not wait and she said fine then go to the hospital. I went to the hospital at 6am and dr. melamud did not show up at the hospital until 3pm. She barley checked on me, she waited until 7:30pm to decide on a c section. My son's heart rate was dropping. I do not recommend dr. Melamud ????
Dear Kathleen; I am so sorry you were dissatisfied with your birth experience. I cannot discuss your specific case due to HIPPA. I am happy to discuss this with you in person. Just call the office. Keep in mind that even if you don't see me "checking on you", I am always in touch with L&D nurses about your progress. It is a lot easier to just do a c-section then to wait it out and give a patient the best chance to have a vaginal delivery, Please call if you want to discuss this further.
in Linden NJ |
The doctor herself is amazing. The women that run the front office are very nasty and rude. They don't direct you at all. Terrible.
Gina, I am glad you are happy with your care. We are constantly evaluating the office staff and as a result, there were changes made recently. Hope you find your experience with the staff more satisfying in the future. If you have any further problems, please bring it to my attention
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Dr. Melamud accepts 23 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
    Amerihealth HMO
    Amerihealth PPO
    Direct POS
    Direct Value Network POS
    Value Network HMO
    Value Network PPO
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
    Group Plan PPO
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • EmblemHealth
    GHI PPO
    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
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • HealthFirst
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Humana
  • MagnaCare
    MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Melamud has admitting privileges

JFK Medical Center
65 James St
Edison, NJ 08820
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