Dr. Melvin Field, MD

Dr. Melvin Field, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Melvin Field, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Winter Park, FL and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from University Of Florida in 1996 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1605 W Fairbanks Ave

Winter Park, FL 32789

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 96% of peers
Brain Surgery
very high
more than 95% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

55  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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26  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • University Of Florida-Interdisciplinary Studies In Basic Medical Sciences
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • University Of Florida
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Children's Hospital Of Pittsburgh Of University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center-Surgical Internship
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Health Center Of Pittsburgh-Neurological Surgery Residency
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Outstanding Scientific Paper Presentation Award, “Minimally Invasive Approaches to Sellar and Suprasellar Tumors”; Caribbean Association of Neur, 2006
  • Top Ten Abstracts, Congress of Neurological Surgeons Annual Meeting; New Orleans, 2009
  • Best in Care, Florida Hospital Adventist Health Systems, 2008
  • BrainLAB Community Neurosurgery Award, Congress of Neurological Surgeons Annual Meeting; New Orleans, 2009
  • Top Doctor, Orlando Magazine, 2008 & 200
Media & Publications

Dr. Field has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Field's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Field to family and friends
35 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Field's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

I can't say enough good things about Dr. Field. I suffered from trigeminal neuralgia for years. Continual increases in meds and pain. Finally said enough. Dr. Field removed small benign tumor that was causing pain, double vision, and vertigo. I feel he saved my life. I'm back to eating, talking,...more
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Today I met Dr Field , me being 73 years young I can honestly say he is the best doctor I have met!!!! So caring , very understanding, and explains everything to you, does not make you feel uncomfortable at all. His staff is just as nice and very efficient. I truly recommend seeing him for honest...more
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Great experience. Doctor continued to show great care before and after acoustic neuroma/ facial schannoma. Is following up on any other ideas or surgeries that may be needed to finish repairs. Great staff. Highly recommended for any of your needs
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I wouldn't recommend any other Neurosurgeon. Dr. Field was thorough and spent a good amount of time talking throug my concerns. He answered all of my questions and came up with a plan that I was very comfortable with.
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Words can not express how grateful I am for Dr. Melvin Field. After a series of tests and a MRI, I was diagnosed with a rather large Pituitary Gland Tumor by my Neuro-Ophthalmologist and he referred me to Dr. Field. My consultation with Dr. Field was such a positive experience and he thoroughly...more
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