Dr. Luis Melgar, MD

Dr. Luis Melgar, MD

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Age 57
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Dr. Luis Melgar, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Hamburg, NY and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Universidad De Guadalajara, Centro Universitario De Ciencias De La Salud in 1988 and specializes in internal medicine, allergy & asthma, and more.Read his story

5893 Camp Rd Ste 3

Hamburg, NY 14075

Contact Information

(716) 648-7401

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Independent Health
  • MVP Health Care

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No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. Melgar's conditions and procedures:

Acute Sinusitis
All Types of Food Poisoning
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Allergy Shots
Allergy Treatment
Anaphylactic Food Allergies
Anaphylaxis
Angioedema
Asthma
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Bronchitis
Chronic Sinusitis
Common Variable Immune Deficiency (CVID)
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Dermatitis Due to Drugs
Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
Eye Infections
Hives
Hypogammaglobulinemia
IgM Deficiency
Immunodeficiency Syndromes
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Pollen Allergy
Pulmonary Disease
Sinusitis
Skin Infections

About Me

Biography

"Luis Melgar, MD was born in El Paso, TX. He graduated from Texas Tech University in 1983 with a degree in Bachelor of Science. He graduated Medical School from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara in 1988 and he completed his Internal Medicine Resid...

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Allergy & Asthma
  • Immunology

Education

  • 1995
    State University Of New York At Buffalo
    Fellowship Hospital
    1995
  • 1992
    Mt Vernon Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1992
  • 1988
    Universidad De Guadalajara, Centro Universitario De Ciencias De La Salud
    Medical School
    1988

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Melgar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Melgar

3.6

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The doctor is rude, condescending and unprofessional. He barged in without knocking, didn't introduce himself, leaned against the counter arms folded and told me that the bloodwork for allergies is infallable. Not true. I have a long history of known allergies despite neg bloodwork. I need skin...Read More
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The last five years I’ve felt like I’ve had to be my own physican with Dr. Melgar and his staff...there have been countless times where I have been misdiagnosed...countless times where the referrals of specialists have been big quacks...I constantly see mistakes on my chart and when I correct them...Read More
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Dr melgar is very prompt and thorough most of the complaints on here are about his pa not him and wait time. Most good doctors have a long wait time. You expect it however I’ve never had longer then a 30 minute wait to be seen past my scheduled appointment would highly recommend him.
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Dr. Melgar's staff is extremely helpful and go above and beyond my expectations. I trust Dr. Melgar's experience and knowledge more than any doctor that I have seen in the past!
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I brought my Nine year old daughter, the staff was rude, and we waited for over an hour to be seen. When we came back for a follow up we waited for 45 minutes and then were told the doctor had a conflict. We were asked to leave, even though all we needed were results of an allergy test. I asked to...Read More
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Locations

Southtowns Asthma & Allergy Center

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  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 7:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 7:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 7:00am - 3:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Independent Health
Encompass
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO

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