Dr. James Melis, MD

Dr. James Melis, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 44
Dr. James Melis, MD is a family medicine specialist in Whitestone, NY and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University of Medicine And Dentistry of New Jersey / Newark in 1999 and specializes in family medicine and internal medicine.

15055A 14th Ave

Whitestone, NY 11357

Contact Information

(718) 559-3300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • 5 More

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Dr. Melis' Experience

Dr. Melis' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

191  Conditions Treated

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23  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

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.


  • University of Medicine And Dentistry of New Jersey / Newark
    Medical School | Graduated 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Melis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Greek

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Melis' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Melis to family and friends
5 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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Dr. Melis' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

My big issue,was with the staff who worked in the back.After waiting 15 minutes to have someone come in for my EKG, I I found three young women chatting away Only after my inquiry,did someone come in to do the EKG.When the technician applied all the leads,she pulled out her cell phone,and only when...more
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My experience in the office has not been a pleasant one . My appt was 9:15. They called me into the room at 10:00 and waited another 20 mins for the doctor. This waiting time in the office is not only dr melis but most of the doctors there .next issue with that office is that the doctors have ...more
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Personal I recommend dr.Melis excellent and very helpfully Likelihood of recommending to family and friends five stars definitely.
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Very informative! Takes his time with each and every patient. Gives you insight on any questions you may have.
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