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  • Awards

    5 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice Award
  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor Recognition
  • Top 10 Doctor - City Top 10 Doctor - City
  • On-Time Doctor Award On-Time Doctor Award
  • Accepted Insurance

  • Aetna
  • First Health
  • BCBS South Carolina
  • Humana
  • Cigna

Doctors in Melmed Center

View all physicians that belong to Melmed Center.
  • Nearby Doctors

    There are no Doctors within 50 miles of Scottsdale, AZ that specialze in Pediatric Neurodevelopmental Disabilities, Pediatrics and Developmental - Behavioral Pediatrics

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Ratings & Comments

35 ratings with 11 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Melmed Center when asked is excellent. Melmed Center has been reviewed by 35 patients. The rating is 4.2 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Melmed Center as provided by patient reviews is 15 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Location

Melmed Center
4848 E Cactus Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Specialties

3 specialties

  • Pediatrics

    A pediatrician is a doctor who specializes in the regular care of children, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of illness in children. Young patients are often more complicated to treat because they are still growing and developing.
    While pediatricians may sub-specialize in specific therapy areas like oncology, surgery, ophthalmology, and anesthesiology, in general, pediatricians provide services like vaccinations, health exams, and treatment of common ailments and injuries. In addition, pediatricians are trained to handle the complex emotional and behavioral issues faced by children, especially during puberty.
    Pediatricians normally see their patients from birth until the age of 18, although some may agree to treat patients into their early 20s, if requested.

  • Pediatric Neurodevelopmental Disabilities
  • Developmental - Behavioral Pediatrics

Doctors in Melmed Center

  • Dr. Charissa Leocadia P Pe Benito MD

    Developmental - Behavioral Pediatrics, Pediatrics

    Scottsdale, AZ

    5.0
    (4)
  • Dr. Victoria L Sheppard-Labrecque MD

    Pediatrics, Developmental - Behavioral Pediatrics

    Asheville, NC

    5.0
    (2)
  • Dr. Anna C Deocampo MD

    Pediatrics, Developmental - Behavioral Pediatrics

    Scottsdale, AZ

    4.5
    (4)
  • Dr. Kathleen M Shefner MD

    Pediatrics

    Scottsdale, AZ

    4.5
    (5)
  • Dr. Raun D Melmed MD

    Developmental - Behavioral Pediatrics, Pediatrics

    Scottsdale, AZ

    3.9
    (12)
  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • University Of Santo Tomas
  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine
  • Sind Med Coll Univ Of Karachi
  • Univ Of The Philippines Sys
  • Univ Of Cape Town Fac Of Med
  • Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
  • Northwestern University Medical School
  • Nearby Group Practices

    We don't have any physicians that practice at Melmed Center. Here are some Group Practices that specialize in Pediatric Neurodevelopmental Disabilities, Pediatrics and Developmental - Behavioral Pediatrics near Melmed Center Scottsdale, AZ.

Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

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