Dr. Melissa Rainwater, MD

Dr. Melissa Rainwater, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Melissa Rainwater, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Fort Smith, AR and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from University Of Arkansas College Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

7001 Rogers Ave Ste 502

Fort Smith, AR 72903

Contact Information

(479) 484-5901

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Perimenopause
high
more than 87% of peers
Symptomatic Menopause
high
more than 85% of peers
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
normal
more than 76% of peers

Dr. Rainwater's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

16  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Pap Smear
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Vaginal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arkansas.

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

  • University Of Arkansas College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University Tx Med School San Antonio
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rainwater has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rainwater's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rainwater to family and friends
27 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (20)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Rainwater's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

She made me feel like I was being a baby about my symptoms. "You can call it peri-menopause" if you have to call it something." This when I told her something was wrong. I insisted something was wrong. It was. She missed something. She not only discounted what I was saying, she failed to...more
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Got in on time and she was very sweet and understanding. Asked a lot of questions about what I wanted and seemed interested. Went back for an ultrasound on a Friday got called in on time as well minimal wait time. The nurse told me they would call me back with my results on Monday but an hour later...more
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