Dr. Melissa Burgess, MD

Dr. Melissa Burgess, MD

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Dr. Melissa Burgess, MD is an oncology specialist in Pittsburgh, PA. She specializes in oncology and medical oncology.

5115 Centre Ave Fl 2nd

Pittsburgh, PA 15232

Contact Information

(412) 692-4724

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan
  • UPMC

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Top Care Areas

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

Soft Tissue Sarcoma
very high
more than 98% of peers
Cancer
high
more than 80% of peers
Osteosarcoma
normal
more than 86% of peers

Dr. Burgess'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

  • Oncology
  • Medical Oncology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

51  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

Education data for Dr. Burgess is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Burgess has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Burgess' Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Burgess to family and friends
2 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Burgess' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Burgess has been a caring, compassionate part of my treatment plan. She is not only a caring doctor but also an important part of the research team at UPMC Hillman... Trying to find a cure for her patients that suffer from leiomyosarcoma. Her PA Jenn has also been a wonderful part of her team.
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Excellent doctor, very compassionate and caring. Very upbeat and pleasant. She never rushes you thru an appt. We like her and would recommend her to anyone.
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