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About Dr. Carl D Mele

Dr. Carl D Mele, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Reading, PA. He has 21 years of experience. His specialties include Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. Dr. Mele is affiliated with Reading Hospital. Dr. Mele has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

13 Ratings with 5 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Carl D Mele is Excellent. Dr. Carl D Mele has been rated by 13 patients. From those 13 patients 5 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Carl D Mele is 4.5 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

DIGESTIVE DISEASE ASSOCIATES

2230 Ridgewood Rd Ste 100
Reading, PA 19610
(610) 374-4401

Specialties

Dr. Carl D Mele has the following 2 specialties

  • 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.

  • Gastroenterology

    A gastroenterologist is a specialist in diagnosis and treatment of conditions involving the digestive/gastrointestinal (GI) tract. These doctors are experts on how food moves through the digestive system and is chemically broken down, with nutrients being absorbed and waste excreted. You might see this kind of doctor if you are experiencing any number of stomach issues, some of which might be severe diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome, hemorrhoids, ulcers, acid reflux, Crohn's disease and more.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Carl D Mele has the following 10 expertise

  • Colonoscopy
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Celiac Disease
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Hepatitis C
  • Constipation
  • Acid Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)

Reviews

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GREAT team and phenomenal dr and dr care! They are the best!!

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complacent physician

Dr. Mele consulted on my case on three separate occasions. I was very disappointed. Sadly, he took a defensive posture when asked questions about my disease state and did not order medical tests as he stated he would. I found him to be complacent.

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Five Stars

Dr. Mele is the best dr. i've ever had. He's compassionate, thorough, takes the time to LISTEN to me and answers all my questions. He takes me and my condition seriously...I never feel like he is patronizing or dismisses my concerns as trivial. I would recommend him to anyone!!

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Very good doctor

I'm very happy with the care I recieved from Doctor Mele. Not only is he a very thorough doctor. He personally calls his patience if you have any questions or concerns. Very rare in todays society. I would highly recommend him and i have. Everyone who has had him as their doctor was very happy.

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Excellent Physician

I have been seeing Dr. Mele for 4 years since I lost 3/4 of my stomach and 2 small bowel blocks. He is genuinely concerned, skilled and he is knowledgeable. I have have endoscopic and colonoscopys performed by him. He is exact, professional and caring physician. I would highly recommend him and have a lot of respect for him.

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2010, 2011, 2012, 2015)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2011, 2012, 2014)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    21 Years Experience

  • Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University

    Graduated in 1997

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Carl D Mele accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO

Locations & Directions

DIGESTIVE DISEASE ASSOCIATES, 2230 Ridgewood Rd Ste 100, Reading, PA
Uploaded January 1, 2012

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