Dr. Robert Melendez, MD

Dr. Robert Melendez, MD

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Dr. Robert Melendez, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Rio Rancho, NM and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from University Of New Mexico School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1740 Grande Blvd SE

Rio Rancho, NM 87124

Contact Information

(505) 892-3434

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Davis Vision
  • March Vision Care
  • Medicaid
  • Vision Service Plan (VSP)

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Dr. Melendez's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Melendez treats Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Melendez treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Allergic Conjunctivitis
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Melendez treats Allergic Conjunctivitis more than 63% of his peers

Dr. Melendez treats this condition more than 63% of his peers

Eye Infections
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Melendez treats Eye Infections more than 36% of his peers

Dr. Melendez treats this condition more than 36% of his peers

Dr. Melendez's conditions and procedures:

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Autoimmune Diseases
Benign Tumor
Brain Disorders
Cancer
Cataract
Cataract Removal Surgery
Corneal Diseases
Diplopia
Eye Cancer
Eye Examination
Eye Infections
Eye Surgery
Eyelid Disorders
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Headache
Migraine
Nystagmus
Optic Neuritis
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Retina Diseases
Temporal Arteritis
Thyroid Disease
Ulcer
Vascular Disease
Visual Field Defects
YAG Laser Capsulotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Robert Melendez, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Rio Rancho, NM and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from University Of New Mexico School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in ophthalmology.

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

Education

2008
University Of New Mexico Anderson School Of Management
2004
University Of Texas Health Science Center At San Antonio
Residency Hospital
2001
University Of New Mexico / Main Campus
Internship Hospital
2000
University Of New Mexico School Of Medicine
Medical School
1994
University Of New Mexico / Main Campus
Undergraduate School
2008
2004
2001
2000
1994

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Melendez's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Melendez

4.6

Based on 24 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Have been seeing an ophthalmologist for 57 of my 61 years and as a retired healthcare executive in Zoatient Safety, I cannot recommend Dr. Melendez more highly. His superlative clinical expertise is equaled by his kind, personal approach to patient care. I’ve just completed my second cateract...Read More
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https://youtu.be/_LBmUwi6mEo Thanks for the entertainment after surgery!
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Dr. Melendez is compassionate and listens to everything being said to him. I have never felt rushed out of his office and he takes as long as I need to get my questions answered. He explains things to me and I understand what he is saying. I have scheduled cataract surgery for both eyes in the...Read More
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Thank you Dr. Melendez! Everything went so well from start to finish. The results were amazing.
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I had cataract surgery on both eyes on the same day. Am very pleased with the results. Dr. Melendez was great. Would highly recommend him.
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Locations

Eye Associates of New Mexico

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    • 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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    • 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: 8:00am - 11:00am
    • Sun: closed
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Medicaid
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