Dr. Mark Melamed, MD
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Dr. Mark Melamed, MD

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Ophthalmology | Male

Biography

Dr. Mark Melamed, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Hewlett, NY. He is 69 years old and has been practicing for 44 years. Dr. Melamed is affiliated with Franklin Hospital.

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    Dr. Melamed's Reviews

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    4.1
    based on 9 total surveys (1 with a review)
    Dr. Melamed's Performance
    • Trustworthiness
      VERY GOOD
    • Explains condition(s) well
      VERY GOOD
    • Answers Questions
      EXCELLENT
    • Time well spent
      EXCELLENT
    Office & Staff Performance
    • Scheduling
      EXCELLENT
    • Office environment
      EXCELLENT
    • Staff friendliness
      EXCELLENT
    • Average wait time
      10 to 15 minutes
    Patient Reviews (1)
    Valley Stream, NY |
    He seemed preoccupied during my appt and even gave me the wrong prescription for my contact lenses. Staff at front desk was not eager to be helpful despite it being their job to do so. I will not be returning nor recommending him.
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    Dr. Melamed's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
    •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
    •  Malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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      Malpractice Claim

      Dr. Melamed has 1 malpractice claim

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      • Settlement (9/3/2013)
      • Amount or Range: Average
      • Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: New York County, NY
      • State: New York
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    • Ophthalmology

    Conditions Treated

    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Benign Tumor
    • Blepharitis
    • Brain Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Cataract
    • Chalazion
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Corneal Diseases
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Entropion
    • Eye Infections
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Floaters
    • Glaucoma
    • Iridocyclitis
    • Keratitis
    • Migraine
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Paralytic Strabismus
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Pterygium
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Vein Occlusion
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Strabismus
    • Stye
    • Thyroid Disease
    • Trichiasis
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

    Education

    • Medical School
      New York University School Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1973

    • Internship Hospital
      Bellevue Hospital Center

      Completed in 1974

    • Residency Hospital
      New York University Med Center

      Completed in 1978

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Procedures Performed

    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Eye Surgery
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Glaucoma Surgery
    • Ocular Prosthetics
    • Pterygium Surgery
    • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
    • Repair of Eye Laceration