Dr. Howard Melvin MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Howard Melvin is an ophthalmologist in Cincinnati, Ohio. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center and Cincinnati Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Meharry Medical College School of Medicine and has been in practice for 37 years. He is one of 14 doctors at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center and one of 25 at Cincinnati Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Education & Medical Training

Howard University
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1978 - 1980

Homer G Phillips Hospital
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1977 - 1978

Meharry Medical College School of Medicine
Class of 1977

Publications & Presentations

Managing symptoms in terminal illness.
Melvin, H., Ivins, N.

Gonadal responses of hamsters to interrupted dark periods.
Hoffman, R. A., Melvin, H.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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