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Pediatric Surgeon
36 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Melvyn Karp, Pediatric Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Karp has been reviewed by 11 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.8
Promptness 3.0
Courteous Staff 3.3
Accurate Diagnosis 3.8
Bedside Manner 3.7
Spends Time with Me 3.5
Follows Up After Visit 3.2

Specialties & Research

Dr. Melvyn Karp, MD is board certified in Surgery and Pediatric Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Appendectomy
  • Cancer
  • Laser Surgery

Education & Awards

Dr. Karp graduated from State University of New York Downstate, Brooklyn. He has 6 awards.

Physician of the year 2007 west boca medical center
Patients' Choice Award (2010, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2011)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Florida™ (2009)
Doctor of the Year West Boca Medical Center *
Top Docs in South Florida Castle-Connoly *


Dr. Karp has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • Boca Raton Regional Hospital (on staff) 
  • Palms West Hospital 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Melvyn Philip Karp MD is a male Surgeon, has 36 years of experience and practices in Surgery and Pediatric Surgery.
Where does Dr. Melvyn P. Karp practice?
Dr. Melvyn Karp has 4 office locations.
Dr. Melvyn Karp practices Surgery and Pediatric Surgery near Boca Raton, FL.
Additional practice locations include: West Palm Beach, FL and Coral Springs, FL.
See Boca Raton Surgeons and Boca Raton Pediatric Surgeons.