Dr. Melissa Byram, MD

Dr. Melissa Byram, MD

Pediatrics  |  
Female  |  
61 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Melissa Byram, MD is a pediatrics doctor who practices in Canon City, CO. She is 61 years old and has been practicing for 35 years.

Pediatric Health Services

1335 Phay Ave Ste A

Canon City, CO 81212
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Health System
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente

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Dr. Byram's Experience

Dr. Byram's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Pediatrics
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Byram "1. Immunizations are top of the list important, no child should be without them

2. All children under my care will get the best care that I can give.

3. I am well trained and experienced but will always have limitations; therefore, I will not hesitate to ask for specialty help when needed."



  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Allergic Disorders
  • Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Children
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Cough
  • Diabetes
  • Ear Infection
  • Eczema Vaccinatum
  • Infections
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Injuries
  • Meningitis
  • Obesity
  • Otitis Media
  • Pediatric Diseases
  • Sinusitis


  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Circumcision, Infant
  • Immunization
  • Infant Care
  • Nebulizer Treatment
  • Neonatal Care
  • Physical Examination
  • Special Needs Patients-General Care
  • Vaccination
  • Well Baby Care
  • Well Child Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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.


  • University Of Mississippi
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Naval Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Naval Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Byram has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Byram's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Byram to family and friends
based on 9 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Byram's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Canon City, CO |
I think Dr. Byram is a great pediatrician. I have taken my 4 children to her this summer for well child visits. She is very thorough. She spent a lot of time talking to my kids and my husband and I. She is very knowledgable. 2 of my kids were in need of specialized orthopedic care. She has been the...more
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in Kannapolis, NC |
The best Pediatrician ever . I Had the honor to be one of her nurses, , while working for the Navy in Naval Amphibious base, Boone clinic. in Virginia. I have not seen her since,, but her memory remains in my heart as one of the must kind and knowledgeable Doctor I came across during my...more
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She was very condescending, seemed to be in a rush to get out of there, and also contradicted herself from what she had said the time before!!! On top of all that her diagnoses was wrong, she didn't even take time to listen to any questions before she ran out the door!!!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Byram accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Health System
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare PPO
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Byram has admitting privileges

St. Thomas More Hospital
1338 Phay Ave
Canon City, CO 81212
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