Dr. Scott Mellender, MD

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Dr. Mellender
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Rutgers Robert W Jhnsn Med Anes

1 Robert Wood Johnson Pl New Brunswick, NJ 08901

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Dr. Scott Mellender, MD is a Pain Medicine Specialist in New Brunswick, NJ. He is affiliated with Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Mellender to book an appointment.

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  • Explained conditions well (2)
  • Listened & answered questions (2)
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Dr. Mellender is very caring and has an excellent bedside manner!
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  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Dr. Mellender spent a very long time with me going over all of my problems. I think he is a very good doctor.
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Biography

Dr. Scott Mellender, MD is a Pain Medicine Specialist in New Brunswick, NJ. He is affiliated with Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is accepting...Read more

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

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Is Dr. Scott Mellender, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Scott Mellender, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Mellender frequently treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement), Acute Postoperative Pain, and All Headaches (incl. Migraine). See all procedures and conditions Dr. Mellender treats.

Where is Dr. Scott Mellender, MD's office located?

Dr. Mellender's office is located at 1 Robert Wood Johnson Pl, New Brunswick, NJ 08901. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Mellender has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Mellender's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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Dr. Mellender treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 9% of his peers

Dr. Mellender treats this condition more than 9% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
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Dr. Mellender's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis

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Dr. Mellender accepts

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(732) 937-8841

Dr. Mellender accepts the following insurance:

Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO

Locations

Rutgers Robert W Jhnsn Med Anes

Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School1 Robert Wood Johnson Pl New Brunswick, NJ 08901
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Practice

Rutgers-rwjuh125 Paterson St New Brunswick, NJ 08901
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