Dr. Melissa Cavaghan, MD

Dr. Melissa Cavaghan, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Melissa Cavaghan, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Indianapolis, IN and has been practicing for 23 years. She graduated from U Of Chgo Div Of Bio Sci Pritzker Sch Of Med in 1992 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.

550 University Blvd Ste 2180

Indianapolis, IN 46202

Contact Information

(317) 944-8660

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
very high
more than 97% of peers
Diabetes Type 1
very high
more than 94% of peers
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
very high
more than 93% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

52  Conditions Treated

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  • U Of Chgo Div Of Bio Sci Pritzker Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • U Chgo Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • U Chgo Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • U Chgo Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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I’ve been going to Dr Cavaghan for several years. She is kind and very knowledgeable on Type 1 diabetes news. My daily life is easier because of her recommendations. Thank you, Dr Cavaghan.
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After getting a lucky break and getting in only two weeks after i called considering shes booked out until july i was thrilled but that quickly chanhed. I spent most of my time during the visit doing what felt like defending myself and why I was there. She made me feel like she was very confused...Read More
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Dr. Cavaghan is a thorough doctor who sincerely cares for her patients Don't think for a minute she'll let you slide if you're not taking your meds as directed, this is for your health! I only wish I had switched to her a long time ago
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