License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Jakob Melamed is Excellent. Dr. Melamed has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
Promptness 4.3
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 4.6
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Jakob Melamed, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 11 areas:
  • Asthma
  • Diabetes
  • Emphysema
  • Hepatitis
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • Osteoporosis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Rheumatic Fever
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Thyroid Diseases
  • Viral Human Hepatitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Melamed graduated from Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet Munchen. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Melamed has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • New York Presbyterian Hospital / Columbia 
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital / The Allen Pavilion 


  • Hebrew
  • German
  • Yiddish
  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Jakob C Melamed MD is a male Internist, has 33 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine.
Where does Dr. Jakob C. Melamed practice?
Dr. Jakob Melamed has 4 office locations.
Dr. Jakob Melamed practices Internal Medicine near Bronx, NY.
Additional practice locations include: New York, NY.
See Bronx Internists.