Dr. Melvin Wichter, MD

Dr. Melvin Wichter, MD

Neurology  ·  
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Age 72
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Dr. Melvin Wichter, MD is a neurology specialist in Palos Heights, IL and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1971 and specializes in neurology.

11824 Southwest Hwy Ste 100

Palos Heights, IL 60463

Contact Information

(708) 361-0222

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Wichter performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 92% of peers
Seizure Disorders
very high
more than 91% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Wichter's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

88  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Metro Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Bellevue Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wichter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wichter's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wichter to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Wichter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I was admitted to Christ Hospital with 4 strokes, a 99-% blocked carotid artery and stage 4 lymphoma at age 47. Dr Wichter was so caring and awesome. I have recommended him to my friends. He is amazing!!!!
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