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

Ophthalmology | Male

South Shore Ophthalmology PC 1175 W Broadway Ste 25, Hewlett, NY 11557 Get Directions
(516) 374-1122

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Dr. Melamed specializes in Ophthalmology and practices in Hewlett, NY. He practices at 1 location.

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4.4 based on 7 responses
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  • Helpfulness
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  • Staff
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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

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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

Procedures Performed

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

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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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    Sanctions

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  • 0
    Board Actions

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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

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • Malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Melamed's Office & Staff

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Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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Experience with Dr. Melamed

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients