Dr. Howard Melvin, MD

Dr. Howard Melvin, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Howard Melvin, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Cincinnati, OH. He is 66 years old and has been practicing for 40 years.

5275 Winneste Ave

Cincinnati, OH 45232

Contact Information

(513) 242-1033

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eye Infections
high
more than 84% of peers
Dry Eyes
high
more than 83% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Melvin does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Migraine
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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

  • Meharry Medical College School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Homer G Phillips Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Howard University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Melvin has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Melvin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Melvin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Melvin to family and friends
5.0
based on 9 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Melvin'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
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Philadelphia, PA |
Very friendly office atmosphere & lovely staff. Dr. Melvin is kind, professional & caring.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Melvin accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Melvin has admitting privileges

Good Samaritan Hospital
375 Dixmyth Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45220
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