Dr. A Philip Melmed MD Anesthesiologist

Dr. A Melmed is an anesthesiologist in Phoenix, Arizona and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Banner Boswell Medical Center and Banner Desert Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Cape Town Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 40 years. He is one of 149 doctors at Banner Boswell Medical Center and one of 237 at Banner Desert Medical Center who specialize in Anesthesiology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Anesthesiologist: Pain Medicine

Education & Medical Training

Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Residency, Anesthesiology, 1977–1978

Virginia Mason Medical Center
Fellowship, Pain Medicine, 1999–2000

University of Cape Town Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1974

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Anesthesiology
Certified in Anesthesiology

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Prospective experience with a 20-gauge Tuohy needle for lumbar epidural steroid injections: Is confirmation with fluoroscopy necessary?
Liu, S.S., Melmed, A.P., Klos, J.W., Innis, C.A.

VATER association and unrecognized bronchopulmonary foregut malformation complicating anesthesia.
Bleicher, M. A., Melmed, A. P., Bogaerts, X. V., Sklar, G. S.


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