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Dr. Larry Melton Is this you?

About

Dr. Larry Melton, MD, PHD, FACP is a Doctor primarily located in Hackensack, NJ, with other offices in Hackensack, NJ and Dallas, TX. He has 35 years of experience. His specialties include Nephrology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Melton is affiliated with HackensackUMC, Baylor University Medical Center and Methodist Dallas Medical Center. He speaks English.

Specialties

Dr. Larry Melton has the following 2 specialties

  • Nephrology

    A nephrologist is a physician who is specially trained to diagnose and treat conditions affecting the kidneys or renal system.
    A nephrologist will determine through urine analysis, blood test, X-ray, sonogram, or kidney biopsy how well the kidneys are functioning and will then prescribe a special diet and exercise program, medication or dialysis - a process by which a machine filters the blood when the kidney is no longer capable of doing so.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • America's Top Doctors®

    (2012, 2013)

  • Regional Top Doctors

    ()

  • Expertise

    10 Expertise

  • Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
  • Chronic Renal Disease
  • Dialysis
  • End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
  • Hemodialysis
  • Kidney Biopsy
  • Kidney Transplant (Renal Transplant)
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Transplantation
  • Urinalysis
  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Melton is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • HackensackUMC

    30 Prospect Ave
    Hackensack, NJ 07601

  • Baylor University Medical Center

    3500 Gaston Ave
    Dallas, TX 75246

  • Methodist Dallas Medical Center
  • Baylor Regional Medical Center At Grapevine

    1650 W College St
    Grapevine, TX 76051

  • Baylor Medical Center At Irving

    1901 N MacArthur Blvd
    Irving, TX 75061

  • Medical Director of Kidney/Pancreas Transplant
  • Methodist Medical Center

    1441 N Beckley Ave
    Dallas, TX 75203

  • Out of State Hospital
  • Baylor All Saints Medical Centers

    1400 8th Ave
    Fort Worth, TX 76104

  • North Central Medical Center

    4500 Medical Center Dr
    McKinney, TX 75069

  • Baylor All Saints
  • Baylor Specialty Hospital

    3504 Swiss Ave
    Dallas, TX 75204

  • Education

    35 Years Experience

  • The University Of Texas School Of Medicine At San Antonio

    Graduated in 1982

  • Beth Israel Medical Center

    Residency

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