Dr. Melissa Cunningham, MD

Dr. Melissa Cunningham, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 46
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Dr. Melissa Cunningham, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Charleston, SC and has been practicing for 6 years. She graduated from Pennsylvania State University / College Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in rheumatology.

96 JONATHAN LUCAS ST 912

Charleston, SC 29425

Contact Information

(843) 792-9200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Cunningham's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cunningham treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Cunningham treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Lupus
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cunningham treats Lupus more than 88% of her peers

Dr. Cunningham treats this condition more than 88% of her peers

Arthritis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cunningham treats Arthritis more than 87% of her peers

Dr. Cunningham treats this condition more than 87% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis

Dr. Cunningham's conditions and procedures:

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Pyogenic Arthritis
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Shoulder Disorders
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Still's Disease
Systemic Chondromalacia
Systemic Sclerosis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Melissa Cunningham, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Charleston, SC and has been practicing for 6 years. She graduated from Pennsylvania State University / College Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 2012
    Medical Univ Of Sc
    Fellowship Hospital
    2012
  • 2008
    Medical Univ Of Sc
    Residency Hospital
    2008
  • 2007
    Medical University Of Sc
    Internship Hospital
    2007
  • 2006
    The Pennsylvania State University Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
    2006
  • 2002
    Pennsylvania State University / College Of Medicine
    Medical School
    2002
  • 1998
    Boston University School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School
    1998
  • 1994
    Dartmouth
    Undergraduate School
    1994

Awards

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Humana
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Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
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Musc Medical Center

Charleston, SC

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