Dr. Melanie Hecker, MD

Dr. Melanie Hecker, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Melanie Hecker, MD is a dermatologist in Pompano Beach, FL and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University in 1993 and specializes in dermatology, cosmetic dermatologic surgery, and more.

3500 NE 5th Ave

Pompano Beach, FL 33064

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • 20 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Ringworm
very high
more than 91% of peers
Itchy Skin
high
more than 89% of peers
Athlete's Foot
normal
more than 82% of peers

Dr. Hecker'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hecker "Dermatology is more than skin deep."

3  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery
  • Dermatologic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Hecker does not have any board certifications listed.

24  Conditions Treated

8  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Laser Surgery
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Cancer Removal

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

  • Nyu
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Mt Sinai School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mba Nyu
    Other Education | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Hecker has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Hecker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hecker's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hecker to family and friends
38 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Hecker'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 (13)

OFFICE STAFF WAS VERY FRIENDLY, NURSE WAS GREAT..DR. MELANIE HECKER WAS SO CALMING AND RELAXED, I WAS SO NERVOUS SHE PUT ME AT EASE.....WILL DEFINITELY RECOMMEND HER ...PROFESSIONAL YET PLEASANT, EASY TO TALK TO
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Dr. Hecker is a great Dermatologist! She is always available to her patients and provides the latest technologies that will help patients. Currently, they are using low dose radiation to cure basil and squamous cell cancers. The treatment is painless, requires no cutting, leaves no scares or...more
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Dr. Hecker was amazing in the treatment of my recent bout with bezel cell cancer on my nose. Believe me once I was diagnosed with bezel cell I was very scared and concerned surgical treatment would really be disfiguring.. Dr. Hecker recommended a new radiation treatment their office just started to...more
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I went to see Dr. Hecker after hitting road blocks with other dermatologists and was so pleased to finally be treated as a patient and not a number. I presented many different concerns. Dr. Hecker addressed each question and explained the pros and cons of different treatment options. She helped...more
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The last few years I have been a patient of both doctor David Hecker and doctor Melanie Hecker. Both are very professionals, caring and know their expertise well. I have visited the Pompano Beach office for cosmetic and for health procedures. Recently I had a red rash appear from nowhere on my...more
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