Dr. Melodi Pirzada, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Mineola, NY and has been practicing for 28 years. She specializes in pediatrics and pediatric pulmonology.

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(516) 399-1462

Dr. Pirzada accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
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Cigna HMO
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Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
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Dr. Pirzada's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Common Cold
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Nodule
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Swine Flu
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing

About Me


Since I was a child, I would watch my father take care of his patients with such compassion. I always wanted to follow in his caring footsteps. As a child I myself suffered from asthma, but because the symptoms were mild it was not diagnosed until la...


  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Pulmonology

Board Certifications


New York Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia Presbyterian Center
Fellowship Hospital
Winthrop - University Hospital
Residency Hospital
Winthrop - University Hospital
Internship Hospital
U Ankara Fac Med
Medical School


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I love Dr pirzada she's been my daughter's doctor since she was an infant my daughter been in and out of the hospital with problems with her asthma we was recommended Dr pirzada we started seeing her and I love her she took good care of my daughter my daughter is now 18 I wouldn't take her to anyone else even when I move to Suffolk I still would travel to Nassau just so she can see Dr pirzada she truly cares for her patients I will recommend any and everyone to go see Dr Pirzada she's the best
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My son is a patient of Dr. Prizada for about a year now. We can to the office a year ago when my 9 year old developed Asthma out of nowhere and we were in and out of the hospital. The office was absolutely great and worked with us to get it under control. The office are miracle workers. Fast forward to Thursday, my sons Asthma started acting up for the last 4 days and he was at school wheezing and the nurse could not get it to stop with the treatment. I called the office and the rep that a
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My son had been coughing constantly for weeks and we saw dr. Pirzada in hopes of getting to the bottom of what was causing his cough. She was very patient and understanding and after a few weeks we had results! Besides the fact that her and her team got to the root of the problem, there level of compassion really couldn't compare to any other experience we've come across. I truly felt that she cared about my son snd wad so happy to hear him sounding so good weeks later!
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Doctor Pirzad truly cares about me as her patient. I believe she is truly committed to my health and her compassion is moving. She measures me constantly that she will not give up, and she has supported that. She even hugged my mother and I when delivering hard news.
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Dr. Pirzada refused to see my son after waiting an hour and 20 minutes in the office he was seen by the medical assistant Anita who was very nice when she was done told us the Dr will be in shortly then another young lady came into the room to tell me that Dr. Pirzada couldn't see my one year old because I was 10 minutes late to my appointment.
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