Dr. Melvin Koplow, MD

Dr. Melvin Koplow, MD

Pediatrics  |  
Male  |  
Age 72
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Melvin Koplow, MD is a pediatrics doctor who practices in Staten Island, NY. He is 72 years old and has been practicing for 44 years.

531 Huguenot Ave

Staten Island, NY 10312

Contact Information

(718) 948-6162

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Dr. Koplow's Experience

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


  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acne
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Anemia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Dysphagia
  • Emphysema
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Lyme Disease
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Newborn Jaundice
  • Otitis Media
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Infections
  • Sore Throat
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing


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  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hearing Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Sickle Cell Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Maimonides Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Maimonides Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Koplow has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Yiddish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Koplow's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Koplow to family and friends
based on 20 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Koplow's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Brooklyn, NY |
The best pediatrician there is. Met him when our daughter was born 37 years ago. Extremely caring,and always studying new medical information to keep up with current techniques and treatment. Always takes your phone calls and I mean always. When our granddaughter was born 4 years ago there was...more
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Staten Island, NY |
Been taking my daughter to Dr Koplow for 20 years...she's always loved him. He is simply the best. He has saved her life more than once. Even gave me his cellphone number to contact him anytime and I've had to. If he doesn't answer himself during off hours, he will return call within minutes. His...more
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in Staten Island Ny. |
This man has been taking care of my 16 yr old that has a very rare disease. He answers his phone on 1 ring at 2am! He eases my mind and is an excellent Doctor! I would trust no other but this doctor! Heaven sent! ??????????
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in New York, NY |
Dr koplow was my pediatrician from when I was a newborn in 1994 til I turned 18 back in 2012 . He now takes care of my 8 year old sister and 6 year old brother . He's a very thorough nice doctor and truley cares for children. His patients are always first . I reccomend dr. Koplow. You won't be...more
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in SI NY |
Dr. Koplow is knowledgeable , thorough , and hilarious. He makes taking my 8 yr old to the doctor so much less stressful!! I left an overcrowded practice for Dr Koolow and from our first visit his keen eye and observation as well as his instinct proved I made the right choice. I felt like he knew...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Koplow accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Koplow has admitting privileges

Maimonides Medical Center
4802 10th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11219
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