Dr. Katherine Melzer, MD

Dr. Katherine Melzer, MD

Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 39
Dr. Katherine Melzer, MD is a reproductive endocrinology & infertility specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 5 years. She graduated from U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci in 2006 and specializes in reproductive endocrinology & infertility, fertility medicine, and more.Read her story

6010 Bay Pkwy

Brooklyn, NY 11204

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • PHCS
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Melzer's Experience

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

Dr. Melzer's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Melzer "Katherine Melzer-Ross, M.D. is a fellowship-trained reproductive endocrinologist dedicated to assisting families in their journey towards parenthood. Since attending her first birth as a medical student, she has always known that providing care to women is where her passion lies. Dr. Melzer-Ross is excited to bring this passion to her practice at Genesis Fertility. Her special interests include early embryo development, fertility preservation, and preimplantation genetic diagnosis. She is also a skilled hysteroscopic and laparoscopic surgeon and treats a variety of conditions that alter fertility, such as uterine fibroids, polyps, and anomalies as well as tubal and ovarian abnormalities. Dr. Melzer-Ross was raised in Brooklyn and attended Stuyvesant High School. She obtained her undergraduate degree in Human Biology from Stanford University. She then served as a clinical cancer researcher for several years within the Department of Dermatology at NYU Langone Medical Center. Dr. Melzer-Ross subsequently obtained her medical degree from the University of Buffalo, graduating summa cum laude and being inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha as a junior medical student. She completed her residency training in Obstetrics & Gynecology at Brown University/ Women & Infant's Hospital of Rhode Island and was awarded numerous teaching awards during her time there. Her sub-specialty fellowship training in Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility was completed at NYU Langone Medical Center. Dr. Melzer-Ross is board-certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology and board-eligible in Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility. She is an active member of the American Congress of Obstetrics & Gynecology, American Society for Reproductive Medicine, and the American Medical Association. She has authored research papers in peer-reviewed journals and has presented her research at numerous national meetings."
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3  Specialties

  • Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility
  • Fertility Medicine
  • Reproductive Endocrinology

2  Board Certifications

  • Fertility & Reproductive Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

14  Conditions Treated

20  Procedures

  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Donor Egg Collection
  • Fetal Monitoring
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Hysterosalpingography
  • Hysteroscopic Resection of Fibroids and Polyps
  • Hysteroscopy
  • In Vitro Fertilization
  • Infertility Treatment
  • Intra Uterine Insemination
  • Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Ovulation Induction
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Preimplantion Genetic Diagnosis (PGD)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tubal Ligation Reversal

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.


  • Stanford University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Brown Univ Women Infants Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Brown University Womens Infants Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Nyu Langone Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Melzer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Melzer's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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Dr. Melzer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I’m so happy that we chose to come to this clinic. Dr. Ross, as well as all the other doctors, the nurses and all the staff at Genesis were always extremely helpful, available and always willing to take the time to explain every little detail. They have multiple offices that are open at different...more
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Dr Ross is very knowledgeable, kind, and down to earth. She listens to you and makes you feel welcomed in her office. Terrific experience!
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I was very impressed with care and experience provided by Doctor Melzer. She was very helpful and kind. She was knowledgeable, attentive and made me feel comfortable during appoitments , also she replied to my emails in timely manner and she was very thorough. Genesis staff was caring and...more
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I cannot say enough good things about Dr. Ross and Genesis Fertility. The fertility process can be scary and overwhelming, and I cannot imagine receiving better care than I did with Dr. Ross. She is kind, patient, attentive, and answers patient emails immediately, which I've found is very rare...more
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