Dr. Michael Melgar, MD

Dr. Michael Melgar, MD

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Dr. Michael Melgar, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Great Neck, NY and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1987 and specializes in internal medicine.

488 Great Neck Rd Ste 300

Great Neck, NY 11021

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
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No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. Melgar's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abnormal Thyroid
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
ADHD and-or ADD
Administrative Physical
Advance Directive End of Life Planning
Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Anemia
Anxiety
Arthritis
Asthma
Ataxia
Back Pain
Bladder Diseases
Blood Disorders
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Boil
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Breast Pain
Bronchitis
Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cellulitis
Chest Pain
Cholesterol Diseases
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cold Sore
Confusion
Constipation
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Cough
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dermatitis
Diabetes
Diabetes Screening
Diabetes Type 2
Diarrhea
Dizziness
Dysphagia
Ear Ache
Ear Disorders
Earwax Buildup
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Emphysema
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Fungal Infections
Fungal Nail Infection
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gout
Headache
Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Hemorrhoids
Herpes Simplex Infection
Herpes Zoster Without Complication
Hives
Hypercalcemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypothyroidism
Immunization
Insomnia
Iron Metabolism Disorders
Itchy Skin
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Low Back Pain
Malaise and Fatigue
Migraine
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Muscle Weakness
Nausea
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Obesity
Obesity Counseling
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis Screening
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pharyngitis
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Plantar Fasciitis
Plantar Wart
Pneumonia
Pollen Allergy
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Function Test
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rash
Raynaud's Disease
Reflux Esophagitis
Rib Fracture
Ringworm
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shingles
Shortness of Breath
Sinusitis
Skin Infections
Smoking Cessation Counseling
Spondylosis
Stomach Diseases
Thrombosis
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Screening
Tinea Versicolor
Tinnitus
Tobacco Use Disorder
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Stones
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Vertigo
Viral Infection
Warts
Wellness Examination
Wheezing
Yeast Infections

About Me

Biography

Dr. Michael Melgar, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Great Neck, NY and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1987 and specializes in internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1990
    North Shore University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1990
  • 1988
    North Shore University Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1988
  • 1987
    Albany Medical College
    Medical School
    1987

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Dr. Melgar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Melgar

3.7

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
55%
(11)
4 Stars
15%
(3)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
5%
(1)
1 Star
25%
(5)

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Horrible. You have no excuse for not contacting him after I told you he was in micu with sepsis. 55 days n u never called or came. My vet shows more compassion. A nurse spoke to you upon his discharge n still nothing. U live with it!
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This doctor seems like a perfectly nice guy but he’s not a great doctor. I went to him because I was really sick with a persistent cough. He was dismissive and told me it was viral and I should take otc products. A day later I was diagnosed with pneumonia by a walk in clinic. Either he missed...Read More
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Strengths: Short waiting time, fast and efficient. Gets the job done. Weaknesses: Overworked and can get impatient if any lab/procedure/document requests is needed. Cannot blame him since most primary care physicians are overworked, but he openly shows his frustration and makes errors when he...Read More
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He almost killed my husband with mis diagnosis . He had sepsis that travelled o his heart and almost died on the table. 2 month stay in the hospital and not even a phone call Run do not walk away from this uncaring irresponsible dr. First med did a better diagnosis. should lose his license
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I have been a patient of Dr. Melgar for years. I like, respect and trust him. Problem is his snotty staff. in 2015 I called for an appointment was told not taking my insurance until March 16. Asked what I was to do. Girl said call another doctor. Called againtoday 3/30/16. Asked if doctor was...Read More
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Locations

NYU Langone Medical Center Great Neck

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

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

Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Prism Blue Priority EPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Guardian
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MagnaCare
MagnaCare PPO
MVP Health Care
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare