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Dr. Melissa Cavaghan, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
3.7 (23)
Accepting new patients
31 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Melissa Cavaghan, MD

Dr. Melissa Cavaghan, MD is an Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Specialist in Indianapolis, IN. They specialize in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, has 31 years of experience, and is board certified in Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology. They graduated from UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO and is affiliated with Indiana University Health North Hospital, Iu Health Bloomington Hospital and IU Health Methodist Hospital.

Dr. Cavaghan works at IU Health Physicians Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism in Indianapolis, IN with other offices in Carmel, IN. They frequently treat conditions like Diabetes Type 1, Female Infertility and Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Cavaghan's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Iu Health Physicians Neurology (university Blvd)
    550 University Blvd Ste 2180, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (317) 843-0000
  2. 2
    Center for Reproductive Biology of Indiana Llc.
    201 Pennsylvania Pkwy Ste 310, Carmel, IN 46280 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (317) 843-0000
  3. 3
    515 University Blvd Ste 2180, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (317) 843-0000

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  • Indiana University Health North Hospital
  • Iu Health Bloomington Hospital
  • IU Health Methodist Hospital

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    3.7
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    Jan 10, 2023
    She is fantastic. And she understands that everyone is different and that no one knows me as well as I do. We are a team in my health decisions.
    Townsend S — Jan 10, 2023
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    About Dr. Melissa Cavaghan, MD

    Specialties
    • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 31 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1649234436
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Melissa Cavaghan, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Cavaghan is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Cavaghan has an average wait time of 31 – 45 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. Cavaghan has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Cavaghan has seen patients for Diabetes Type 1, Female Infertility and Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Cavaghan on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    23 patients have reviewed Dr. Cavaghan. The overall rating for this provider is 3.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Cavaghan.

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