Dr. Melanie Altizer, MD

Dr. Melanie Altizer, MD

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Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Female  ·  
42 y/o
(15)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Melanie Altizer, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Fort Myers, FL. She specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

Lee Physician Group - Obstetrics and Gynecology

15901 Bass Rd Ste 100

Fort Myers, FL 33908
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Altizer performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Low Back Pain During Pregnancy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
very high
more than 99% of peers
High Risk Pregnancy
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Altizer's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

52  Conditions Treated

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21  Procedures

  • Birth Control
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • West Virginia University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • West Virginia University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Altizer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Altizer's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Altizer to family and friends
15 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Altizer'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

She is absolutely amazing! She delivered my first baby and made the experience so wonderful. She made sure I was at ease, answered all my questions, listened to my thoughts and concerns, gave me options, and was very personable. I was induced early for health reasons. The induction was terrible and...more
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The best doctor I have ever been to. She is very clear, concise and compassionate. She actually took the time to listen to my concerns and answer my questions, unike most doctors. Going to recommend her to all my friends.
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Dr Altizer put me at ease as it was my first OB appt at a new office. She was very thorough and spent a lot of time answering all of my questions. She is very personable, which is not the case with many physicians! I would definitely recommend her!!
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The best obgyn out there, she is so amazing. She explains everything, she has helped me so much.
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Very knowledgeable, clear, and professional while still showing compassion.
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