Dr. Melenda Jeter, MD

Dr. Melenda Jeter, MD

Radiation Oncology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 46
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Dr. Melenda Jeter, MD is a radiation oncology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from University Of Virginia / Main Campus in 1997 and specializes in radiation oncology and thoracic oncology.

1515 Holcombe Blvd

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

(713) 792-6161

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MHealth Insured
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Lung Cancer
high
more than 88% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
normal
more than 77% of peers
Secondary Malignancies
normal
more than 56% of peers

Dr. Jeter'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.

2  Specialties

  • Radiation Oncology
  • Thoracic Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Radiation Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*

33  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

  • 3D Conformal Radiotherapy
  • High-Dose Rate (HDR) Brachytherapy
  • Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • Proton Therapy
  • Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT)

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 Virginia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • University Of Virginia / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Carilion
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Harvard Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Joint Center For Radiation
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Harvard School Of Public Hea
    Other Education | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Jeter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jeter's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jeter to family and friends
2 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Jeter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Jeter treated a non small cell isolated lung tumor with radiology last fall. At a follow up appointment a lesion was pointed out to her that was quite small and should have been apparent in the scan she was reviewing at the time. She told my mother to go back to her family doctor who was...more
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Love this lady! Very reassuring to have her on my team!
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