Dr. Melissa Terchek, MD

Dr. Melissa Terchek, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Melissa Terchek, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Murrells Inlet, SC and has been practicing for 15 years. She graduated from St George's University and specializes in rheumatology.

4835 Highway 17

Murrells Inlet, SC 29576

Contact Information

(843) 357-1021

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Fibromyalgia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Terchek'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

  • Rheumatology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Terchek does not have any board certifications listed.

53  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • St George's University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Ny Hospital Queens
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Med College Of Ga
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Terchek has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Terchek has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Terchek's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Terchek to family and friends
34 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (14)

Dr. Terchek's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

Dr Melissa Terchek is a Wonderful, Caring, Compassionate Doctor, who will spend all the time in the world with you if you need it! I have sat in the waiting room and listened to people complain about the time - I in turn put my two cents in stating that, yes you might have a long wait, but when she...more
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Plan to wait at least 3 to 4 hours before being called to exam room at the Myrtle Beach office. Then wait again for Dr Terchek to come to the room, ridiculous! Time to find another doctor
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If I could give her a -0 I would. Have been to her many times with a wait time of NO LESS than three house and have waited over four hours to see her. She's the absolute most unprofessional Dr I've ever seen. Never have had a phone call returned from this office and went MONTHS without...more
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Today I had an appt with her at 11:30 am and finally saw her at 2:10 pm. The first thing she said after looking at the routing sheet on my chart was - "This is not my routing sheet. Where is mine?" How was I to know that??? I told her I was VERY unhappy with today's wait, it is totally...more
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Dr. Terchek had disability paperwork to complete for my yearly review. After 5 weeks she has not completed it. She has problems refilling medications took 3 weeks. Her affect is one of giggly and complaining. She makes her problems your problems. She does not pay attention to concerns nor do her...more
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