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Dr. Melody Unikel, MD

Pediatrics
5.0 (3)
Map Pin Small Fairfax, VA
Accepting new patients
17 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Melody Unikel, MD

Dr. Melody Unikel, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in Fairfax, VA. They specialize in Pediatrics, has 17 years of experience, and is board certified in Pediatrics. They graduated from Louisiana Health Sciences Center in New Orleans and is affiliated with Inova Fair Oaks Hospital, Inova Fairfax Hospital and Reston Hospital Center.

Dr. Unikel works at Virginia Pediatric Group - Fairfax in Fairfax, VA. 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. Unikel's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Virginia Pediatric Group
    3020 Hamaker Ct Ste 200, Fairfax, VA 22031 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (703) 573-2432
    Monday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Tuesday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Wednesday
    8:00am - 6:00pm
    Thursday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Friday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Saturday
    8:00am - 4:00pm
  2. 2
    Otolaryngology Associates
    8316 Arlington Blvd Ste 300, Fairfax, VA 22031 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (703) 573-2432

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  • Inova Fair Oaks Hospital
  • Inova Fairfax Hospital
  • Reston Hospital Center

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    Sep 29, 2020
    We have been seeing Dr. Unikel since day 1 and I would definitely recommend her. As a new mom Dr. Unikel took the time to answer all my questions and concerns about my baby. She is very knowledgeable, professional and friendly. Very glad we found her.
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    About Dr. Melody Unikel, MD

    Specialties
    • Pediatrics
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    Years of Experience
    • 17 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    • 1386821536
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Emory University School of Medicine
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Louisiana Health Sciences Center in New Orleans
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    Undergraduate School
    • Louisiana Scholars College
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Pediatrics
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    Dr. Melody Unikel, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Unikel is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Unikel has an average wait time of 10 – 15 minutes at their office(s).

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

    Dr. Unikel works at Virginia Pediatric Group - Fairfax in Fairfax, VA. View the full address on Dr. Unikel’s profile.

    3 patients have reviewed Dr. Unikel. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Unikel.

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