Dr. Melissa Knuckles, MD

Dr. Melissa Knuckles, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Melissa Knuckles, MD is a dermatologist in Corbin, KY and has been practicing for 37 years. She graduated from University Of Louisville School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in dermatology.

1101 Master St

Corbin, KY 40701

Contact Information

(606) 528-2881

Insurance Accepted

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

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more than 99% of peers
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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

48  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Louisville School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Knuckles has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Knuckles' Reviews

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21 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

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Dr. Knuckles' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Staff was unorganized and rude. When I arrived I stood at the window waiting to sign in for over five minutes. The nurse walked up and said with a frown on her face, “What do you want?” I waited an hour and a half to see the doctor. Dr. seemed knowledgeable but was condescending. Couldn’t wait to...more
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Dr. Knuckles is the rudest doctor I have ever spoken to. My wife visited her office and when we received the bill we asked if we could set up a payment plan. Dr. Knuckles responded by implying we were bums and telling me that "she wasn't running a charity." Her tone and words were so bad she...more
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Dr. Knuckles has been my dermatologist for 25 years. She has treated me for alopecia aerate, rash, and found basal cell carcinoma on routine visit. Love her.
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Scripts lack all info to be filled. Repeatedly. They won't call them in for you. Staff promises to call and straighten it out but don't. Repeatedly. Staff promise to call you back but don't. Repeatedly.
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Rude and clueless. If you have an appointment make sure to pack a lunch because you'll be in the waiting room for 3 hours or more while the staff makes inappropriate comments about people and current events.
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