Dr. Melanie Oblender, MD

Pediatric Hematology & Oncology  |  
Female  |  
Age 68
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Dr. Melanie Oblender, MD
Dr. Melanie Oblender, MD is a pediatric hematology & oncology doctor who practices in Lubbock, TX. She is 68 years old and has been practicing for 35 years. Dr. Oblender is affiliated with Covenant Medical Center - 19th Street.

Covenant Medical Center

3615 19th St

Lubbock, TX 79410

Contact Information

(888) 804-3000

Dr. Melanie Oblender, MD

Dr. Melanie Oblender, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • 2 More

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Dr. Oblender's Experience

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Dr. Oblender's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatric Hematology & Oncology
  • Board certified in Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine and Pediatrics
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Pediatric Hematology & Oncology
2

Board Certifications

  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
72

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • ENT Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Eye Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Retina Diseases
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Still's Disease
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Vascular Disease
  • von Willebrand Disease

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Procedures

  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Plasmapheresis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • University Tex Med Br
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University Tex Med Br
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Tex Med Br
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Oblender has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Oblender's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Oblender to family and friends
2.3
based on 3 total reviews
Dr. Oblender's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Answers Questions
    FAIR
  • Time well spent
    POOR
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    POOR
  • Office environment
    POOR
  • Staff friendliness
    FAIR
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Oblender accepts 16 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • MVP Health Care
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Oblender has admitting privileges

Covenant Medical Center - 19th Street
3615 19th St
Lubbock, TX 79410
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