Dr. Howard Melton, MD

Dr. Howard Melton, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
(6)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Howard Melton, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Moultrie, GA. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

3004 2nd St SE

Moultrie, GA 31768

Contact Information

(229) 985-1080

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
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more than 79% of peers
Vascular Disease
normal
more than 54% of peers
Carotid Artery Disease
normal
more than 50% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
17

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Thrombosis
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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Procedures

  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Meth Hosps Memphis
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Meth Hosps Memphis
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Melton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Melton's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Melton to family and friends
5.0
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Melton's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (1)

Great Doctor! I recently had the Gastric Sleeve bariatric surgery performed by Dr. Melton and I received top notch treatment. Doctor Melton is a very talented surgeon. I have lost a ton of weight since the procedure. I highly recommend getting bariatric surgery here.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Melton accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Open Access POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Colquitt Regional Medical Center
3131 S Main St
Moultrie, GA 31768
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