Dr. Howard Melvin, MD

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Dr. Howard Melvin, MD

Ophthalmology | Male

Winton Hills Medical and Health 5275 Winneste Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45232 Get Directions
(513) 242-1033

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Dr. Melvin specializes in Ophthalmology and practices in Cincinnati, OH. He practices at 2 locations.

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

Procedures Performed

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)

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Education

  • Medical School
    Meharry Medical College School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1977

  • Residency Hospital
    Homer G Phillips Hospital
    howard university hospital

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
  • Malpractice claims in Ohio not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Melvin's Office & Staff

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Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
16 – 30 minutes

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Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients