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Dr. Mark Mellinger, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery ·  Male · Age 56

Dr. Mellinger

Northern Arizona Orthopaedics

3200 N Windsong Dr Prescott Valley, AZ 86314

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Dr. Mark Mellinger, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Prescott Valley, AZ and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from University Of Arizona in 1997 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.


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Dr. Mellinger accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Arizona Foundation
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Health Choice of Arizona
Health Net
Health Net PPO
Humana
Medicaid
MultiPlan
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Tricare
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Options PPO
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Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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Dr. Mellinger's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Elbow Injuries
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mellinger treats Elbow Injuries more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Mellinger treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mellinger treats Carpal Tunnel Syndrome more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Mellinger treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mellinger performs Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Mellinger performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Mellinger's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Endoscopic
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Open
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Ligament Reconstruction
  • Elbow Reconstruction
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Surgery
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Steroid Injection
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

About Me

"I believe patient education is key in returning my patients health. I try my best to make sure that they understand all aspects of their problem and their treatment options."

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedics

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

2003
The University Of Florida College Of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
2002
The University Of Arizona College Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
1998
The University Of Arizona College Of Medicine
Internship Hospital
1997
University Of Arizona
Medical School
1986
University Of Arizona College Of Engineering
Undergraduate School
2003
2002
1998
1997
1986

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Mellinger's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Mellinger

4.0

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
70.58823529411765%
(12)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(1)
2 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(1)
1 Star
17.647058823529413%
(3)

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Dr. Mellinger beame my Dr. when mine retired. I felt I was in excellent hands from the first appt. He provided me with information about the surgery and was available to answer any questions I needed. His entire team was very special.
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He has done three surgeries on my hands. He is an excellent, compassionate surgeon. We are very pleased with the results.
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I just want to start by saying Dr. Mellinger and HIS immediate staff were all wonderful. However, anytime you need someone's help on the phone (appt. scheduling, billing) good luck getting anyone that isn't incompetent or rude!
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Had Surgery this last Wednesday! He was Very Professional. Extremely Personable. The Surgery went above and Beyond the Scope Originally Planned! His Team and Anestheslogist, Mark, paired very nicely! The Surgery was done Smoothly and on-time! Excellent Work and Manners!
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I had Dr. Mellinger for my carpel tunnel on both wrist at once. Yes at once. He did a great job and i healed fast. Did thearpy and it help heal faster i am thrilled with the results. I will refer him and see him myself again. He office staff is nice and the pa is great. I know Dr. Mellinger is a fast talker but i can get him to slow down for me. Lol
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