Dr. Kenneth Melton, MD

Nephrology •  Male • Age 67
  
Dr. Melton
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Carolina Kidney Care, P.A.

557 Sandhurst Dr Fayetteville, NC 28304

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(910) 484-8114

Dr. Kenneth Melton, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Fayetteville, NC and has over 42 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Melton has more experience with Nephrological Conditions than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Tulane U, School of Medicine medical school in 1978. He is affiliated with medical facilities Cape Fear Valley Medical Center and Southeastern Regional Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Melton to book an appointment.


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(910) 484-8114

Dr. Melton accepts the following insurance:

Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Practice Areas

Nephrological Conditions

Nephrological conditions specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the kidneys, including chronic kidney disease, kidney injury, kidney stones, and lupus nephritis.Compare with other Nephrological Conditions specialists.

Typically treats 84% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 9 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Chronic Kidney Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Melton treats Chronic Kidney Diseases more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Melton treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Melton treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Melton treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Acidosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Melton treats Acidosis more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Melton treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

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Dr. Melton's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Dysplasia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Dysplasia
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Kenneth Melton, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Fayetteville, NC and has over 42 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Melton has more experience with Nephrological Conditions than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Tulan...Read more

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

Brooke Army Med Center
Residency Hospital
Walter Reed Army Med Center
Residency Hospital
1986
Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1978
Tulane U, School of Medicine
Medical School
1974
Tulane University of Louisiana
Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

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Locations

Carolina Kidney Care, P.A.

Carolina Kidney Care, P.A.557 Sandhurst Dr Fayetteville, NC 28304
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Carolina Kidney Care, P.A.557 Sandhurst Dr Fayetteville, NC 28304
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Practice

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Affiliated Hospitals

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Cape Fear Valley Medical Center

Fayetteville, NC

62% Patient experience rating, 7% lower than the national average

Southeastern Regional Medical Center

Lumberton, NC

65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)