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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Melvyn Harrington is Good. Dr. Harrington has been reviewed by 21 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.8
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 4.8
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Melvyn Harrington, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Arthritis
  • Avascular Necrosis (Osteonecrosis)
  • Congenital Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Disorders
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Harrington graduated from Vanderbilt University, Columbia. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)
University Place
Orthopaedic Surgeon


Dr. Harrington has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Foundation Surgical Hospital 
  • The Methodist Hospital 


  • German
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Melvyn Augustus Harrington MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 18 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Melvyn A. Harrington practice?
Dr. Melvyn Harrington has 1 office location.
Dr. Melvyn Harrington practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Houston, TX.
See Houston Orthopedic Surgeons.