Dr. Melissa Newcomb, MD

Dr. Melissa Newcomb, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female
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Dr. Melissa Newcomb, MD is a general surgery specialist in Lexington, KY and has been practicing for 10 years. She graduated from Univ Of Ky Coll Of Med in 2008 and specializes in general surgery.

800 Rose St

Lexington, KY 40536

Contact Information

(859) 323-6486

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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Incisional Hernia
normal
more than 76% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
normal
more than 69% of peers
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
normal
more than 47% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Newcomb does not have any board certifications listed.

33  Conditions Treated

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27  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Orchiectomy
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Univ Of Ky Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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