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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (10)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Willie Melvin is Excellent. Dr. Melvin has been reviewed by 29 patients who have provided 10 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
Promptness 4.8
Courteous Staff 4.8
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Willie Melvin, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric Surgery)

Education & Awards

Dr. Melvin graduated from Meharry Medical College, Nashville. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Melvin has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Vanderbilt University Hospital 
  • Northcrest Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. Willie Melvin MD is a male Surgeon, has 22 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. Willie Melvin practice?
Dr. Willie Melvin has 3 office locations.
Dr. Willie Melvin practices Surgery near Nashville, TN.
Additional practice locations include: Springfield, TN.
See Nashville Surgeons.