Dr. Melanie Jewell, MD

Dr. Melanie Jewell, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Melanie Jewell, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 33 years. She graduated from Drexel University College of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in geriatric medicine and internal medicine.

3 Crescent Dr Ste 100

Philadelphia, PA 19112

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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Amerihealth
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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Diabetes Screening
very high
more than 97% of peers
Atherosclerosis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Thyroid Screening
very high
more than 96% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

206  Conditions Treated

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25  Procedures

  • Advance Directive End of Life Planning
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Gannon University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Drexel University College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jewell's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Jewell

3.7

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
62.5%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
31.25%
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I went to this dr for a while I was never really comfortable. The last time I talked to her I had to call one evening because I was having high fever over 102 and had passed out and was having memory problems. The answering service relayed my message and she called me back. When I told her all of...Read More
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Philadelphia – Jan 25, 2018
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i attended a visit with a family member to her office. Dr Jewell is no jewel. She puts a smile on her face but you can tell its not genuine. She is condescending and kind of a know it all. She did not seem patient at all with my family member. She continued to provide excuses why my family...Read More
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RMaie in Philadelphia, PA – Oct 05, 2016
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Dr. Jewell has been my primary care physician for 20 years. I have followed her wherever she practices. She is an awesome doctor and I can talk to her and discuss my concerns. She does not rush you out and explains things so that I can understand them.
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Carol in Philadelphia, PA – Jan 10, 2016
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