Dr. Melissa Ko, MD

Dr. Melissa Ko, MD

Neuro-Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 41
(7)
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Dr. Melissa Ko, MD is a neuro-ophthalmology specialist in Syracuse, NY. She graduated from University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry and specializes in neuro-ophthalmology, headache management, and more.

750E E Adams St

Syracuse, NY 13210

Contact Information

(315) 464-4243

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 13 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Diplopia
high
more than 87% of peers
Brain Disorders
high
more than 85% of peers
Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
normal
more than 84% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neuro-Ophthalmology
  • Headache Management
  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Yale University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Hospital University Of Pennsylvania
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Scheie Eye Inst-Penn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ko has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Mandarin

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ko's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ko to family and friends
3.4
based on 7 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Ko's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Cincinnati, OH
Dr. Ko is an outstanding doctor who spends time listening to the patient. She has helped me with a challenging diagnosis. She is warm, caring, detail oriented and compassionate. Her nursing staff and front desk staff are wonderful. I have and will continue to recommend her to friends and...more
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in East Syracuse, NY
After finally got an appointment, I was treated very rude by the doctor.
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in East Syracuse, NY
After taking 3 weeks to schedule an appointment, 1 day before the appointment it was reschedule for a month later. When we finally met the doctor, nothing diferent or new was done to diagnose the cause of my daughter's diplopia.
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in New Hartford
I would recommend Dr. Ko, very much. My husbands and I experience with Dr. Ko has been nothing shy of wonderful. Dr. Ko, takes the time to know her patients, she is very detailed, and thorough. My husband has had several strokes to both eyes, and we have visited several institutions. Will's Eye,...more
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A doctor who has exceptional knowledge of not only how to treat the condition but also how to respect and listen to her patient. I have referred her to many other patients and would do so again. Dr. Ko cares about her patients and takes the time to hear them out and show compassion for them.
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