Dr. Patrick Melder

ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Marietta, GA
26 years experience male

Locations

Office

Marietta, GA

Address

ENT Associates of North Georgia - Wellstar Medical Group, 699 Church St., suite 340, Marietta, GA
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

Aetna

About

Bio

Board Certified - Otolaryngolgy/Head&Neck Surgery Board Certified - Sleep Medicine Undergraduate Degree - Houston Baptist University Medical Degree - Texas Tech Health Sciences Center General Surgery Internship - William Beaumont Army Medical Center Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery - Walter Reed Army Medical Center Staff Surgeon - Walter Reed - 1999-2006 Chief - Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery - Walter Reed - 2004-2006 Partner - Maryland Sinus & Sleep Surgery Center - 2006-2009 Partner - ENT Associates of North Georgia - WellStar Medical Group - 2009 - present Area of expertise - snoring and sleep apnea

Specialties
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ENT and Head and Neck Surgery

Licenses

United States: Georgia

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

708 Answers
837 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A female asked:
Dr. Patrick Melder
26 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Hard to say: This is limited information. A lump in the neck is not normal. If it is larger than 2cm and has not been there long, it should definitely be checked b ... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patrick Melder
26 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Not typical: That is not a typical response but not worrisome if that is occurring. You may also try a nasal gel like ChitoRhino Nasal gel for a dry, crusting nose ... Read More
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patrick Melder
26 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Acid Reflux: This sounds like classic acid reflux or what we call silent reflux in my specialty without the typical burning, belching. I usually recommend prilosec ... Read More
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Testimonials
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Highly recommended
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Jun 2, 2013
i got nose xray done. i was detected with s shaped deviation in nasal septum and turbinate hypertrophy. is it cause of any danger.is it necessary to be treated. what are the procedures of treatment.
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Oct 16, 2011
I recommend this doctor because he showed genuine concern for my condition.
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Thank you! My orthodontist.. (im on round two of braces on my lower mouth) immediately took an X-ray,to eliminate that poss. He is adj. my slight over bite with braces, . Interestingly I've never ...Read More
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She has no tonsils nor adenoids- they were removed at 22mos due to severe OSA. She has had an xray to check for re-growth and there is none. She has had a bronch showing a prolapsed arytenoid & narrow...Read More
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thanks but the lumps have been there since like two months ago and when i cough it hurts my back on the left side and the back pain has been there since october but i dont lift weights or anything hea...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Texas Tech University School of Medicine, TX
Graduated 1994MD

Awards

Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Medical Honors Society

Affiliations

ENT Associates of North Georgia - WellStar Medical Group
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