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

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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

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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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hecker's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hecker

3.5

Based on 40 reviews

5 Stars
60%
(24)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
5%
(2)
2 Stars
2.5%
(1)
1 Star
32.5%
(13)

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This is actually about one of her Pad I saw for a suspicious mole that I'd actually picked off for the most part. That's not the issue. If you want to be treated like a human being and with someone who has the ability to empathize or smile or spend more than 5 Seconds looking at you keep looking....Read More
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I got my appointment mixed up and arrived 10 days early but the office staff work a miracle and got me in so I didn’t have to come back. The doctor and staff were caring and informative. I felt like a VIP rather then just an appointment.
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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...Read 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...Read More
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