Dr. Melody Covington, MD

Dr. Melody Covington, MD

Bariatric Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 35
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Dr. Melody Covington, MD is a bariatric medicine specialist in Charlotte, NC and has been practicing for 3 years. She graduated from The Brody Sch Of Med At E Carolina Univ in 2012 and specializes in bariatric medicine and internal medicine.Read her story

6135 Park South Dr Ste 510

Charlotte, NC 28210

Contact Information

(704) 997-9661

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Dr. Covington's Experience

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Dr. Covington's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Bariatric Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Covington's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Covington "Dr. Covington is a board-certified internal medicine physician and sub-specializes in obesity medicine and medical weight loss. She is a member of the Obesity Medical Association, American Society of Bariatric Physicians, and the National Medical Association. She has interests in anti-aging, nutrition, wellness, and preventative medicine. She is passionate about personalized patient care and providing high quality healthcare. She has a virtual telemedicine office in addition to her in-person clinical responsibilities and delved into internet medicine to increase her access and convenience to patients. She is non-conventional, forward thinking, and a self-proclaimed "healthcare visionary". She is dedicated to making medicine exciting and exceptional for her patients and continues to blaze the trail as an independent physician and medical consultant."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Covington "Medical care must be patient-centered, compassionate, and high quality. We are required to keep our patients safe, earn their trust, and exhibit competent and thoughtful medical care. "

2  Specialties

  • Bariatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

9  Conditions Treated

1  Procedures

  • Weight Loss Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North 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

  • Norfolk State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
  • The Brody Sch Of Med At E Carolina Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 2012
  • Carolinas Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2015
  • American Board Of Obesity Medicine, Diplomate
    Other Education | Completed 2017

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Covington has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Covington's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Covington to family and friends
7 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Covington's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
Dr. Covington Says:
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I am most pleased that the 2 patients who left reviews felt that I paid ample attention to their medical complaints. I am very invested in the overall patient experience and  I care deeply about improving my patient's quality of life.

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Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Covington helps you to understand the root cause of your weight issue and help to identify long term solutions to guide you in the future. I strongly recommend her to others who struggle with weight loss like myself.
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It's really refreshing to meet a physician who takes the time to explain all aspects of weight loss - including a lot of the "why" overweight people make certain choices. Dr. Covington is thorough and knowledgeable but just as importantly, she is kind. She is willing to try different options until...more
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Excellent patient care. Beautiful, clean office Professional office staff. Amazing results / attentive to my specific needs. Individual attention. Respectful.
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