Dr. Melody St John, MD

Dr. Melody St John, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Melody St John, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Hot Springs, AR and has been practicing for 28 years. She graduated from University Of Arkansas College Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in rheumatology.

1662 Higdon Ferry Rd Ste 100

Hot Springs, AR 71913

Contact Information

(501) 520-5476

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. St John's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. St John treats Arthritis more than 98% of her peers

Dr. St John treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. St John treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 98% of her peers

Dr. St John treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. St John treats Osteoporosis more than 97% of her peers

Dr. St John treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip

Dr. St John's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Felty's Syndrome
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Goodpasture's Disease
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Chondromalacia
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Melody St John, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Hot Springs, AR and has been practicing for 28 years. She graduated from University Of Arkansas College Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Education

  • University Of Ar College Of Med
    Residency Hospital
  • University Hospital Of Arkansas
    Residency Hospital
  • 1990
    University Of Arkansas College Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1990

Dr. St John's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. St John

2.3

Based on 33 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
63.63636363636363%
(21)

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I have worked for this woman for 18 years. I know her very well. She has always been an excellent doctor. She is very direct, she expects the patient to do their part in their healthcare and she does not give pain medication to just any one. If you didn't like her odds are you were offended by the...Read More
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Dr St John is an excellent rheumatology MD. She doesn't just tell you what you want to hear..,she tells it like it is without sugar coating it!
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I love Dr. St John! She listens to me even for minor things. She is determined to put my disease into remission. If a medicine doesn't work we change it immediately. She spends a lot of time with me getting to know me & my limitations & concerns. I won't ever change doctors.
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Most horrible Dr visits I have ever had Dr belittle the patient and if you have a appointment at 9 am you are not going to get seen until noon and if you have a appointment at 1 you won't get home until after 7. The staff is rude and act like they are better then you...
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She is extremely efficient, asks every kind of question of what my issues are and has a fantastic understanding of dealing with the specific needs I am having to work with and works diligently to find out what is causing the pain. I think she's the best in Hot Springs! She has a beautiful gift...Read More
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Locations

CHI St. Vincent Rheumatology Clinic - Hot Springs

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  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 12:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Choice Plus Test POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
Coventry Health Care of Tennessee PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO

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