Dr. Luis Melgar, MD

Dr. Luis Melgar, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
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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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Dr. Melgar's Experience

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

Dr. Melgar's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Melgar "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 Residency at Mt. Vernon Hospital, NY in 1992. Dr. Melgar completed his Fellowship in Asthma, Allergy and Immunology at the State University of New York at Buffalo in 1995. Dr. Melgar started in private practice with Medical Associates Southtowns, a multi-specialty group from 1995-1998. He founded Southtowns Asthma & Allergy Center in 1998. Over the past numerous years, Dr Melgar has become the premier Asthma, Allergy & Immunology specialist in the Southtowns. In 2006 he was elected President of Buffalo Asthma and Allergy Society. He served two terms, during his presidency he was able to make significant educational strides on the behalf of local allergists."
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3  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Allergy & Asthma
  • Immunology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Melgar does not have any board certifications listed.

25  Conditions Treated

2  Procedures

  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Treatment

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.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Melgar has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Melgar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Melgar's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Melgar to family and friends
27 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Melgar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

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...more
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There has been a lot of change over and none seem to stay. Many of the new PA's are very disrespectful and quick to dismiss you. I had went to his office due to multiple symptoms I was having; constantly tired, trouble sleeping, sudden weight gain. I was told I was stressed/depressed and was...more
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First time patient. Very knowledgeable and patient. We need more primary docs with his attitude.
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I do not like the staff that he gets in and out of his office. Too much change over. And, the new young interns are given too much leeway on diagnosis when they just meet a new patient. I can not understand why the doctor does not see through the constant new help that has very little class...more
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