Dr. Toufic Melki, MD

Dr. Toufic Melki, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Toufic Melki, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Arlington, VA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med in 1986 and specializes in ophthalmology and other.

1715 N George Mason Dr Ste 101

Arlington, VA 22205

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Macular Edema
very high
more than 97% of peers
Macular Hole
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Melki'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.

2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Other

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

52  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Hyphema
  • Hypopyon
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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8  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Medstar-Georgetown University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Medstar-Georgetown University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • U Wis
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Melki has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Melki's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Melki to family and friends
39 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (39)

  • 5
    (33)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Melki's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I was referred to Dr. Melki after I developed a mysterious infection in my left eye after cataract surgery. Once he determined that I could lose my eyesight in that eye, Dr. Melki wasted no time in arranging emergency surgery for Friday late afternoon/evening. The surgery was successful and I am...more
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He may be a good surgeon, but has no regard for your time. Was late arriving for my scheduled surgery, and the hospital staff said he's always late. His office staff tried to shake me down for a $1500.00 deposit, as they failed to procure prior authorization for the surgery, a detached retina, yet...more
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I highly recommend Dr. Toufic Melki. He is an excellent ophthalmologist & retina specialist. In the past 4 years, I have had 2 detached retina surgeries and 1 macular pucker surgery. I would have gone blind without his care. All were done on an emergency basis with no appointment. He explained...more
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