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Dr. Stuart Melcer, MD

General Surgery*
4.5 (19)
Map Pin Small Tucson, AZ
Accepting new patients
31 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Stuart Melcer, MD

Dr. Stuart Melcer, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Tucson, AZ. They specialize in General Surgery, has 31 years of experience. They graduated from UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA / COLLEGE OF EDUCATION and is affiliated with Northwest Medical Center and St. Mary's Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Melcer an average 4.5 star rating.

Dr. Melcer works at Practice in Tucson, AZ. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona 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. Melcer's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Abundant Health Family Practice
    2055 W Hospital Dr Ste 295, Tucson, AZ 85704 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (520) 219-9125
  2. 2
    Northwest Tucson Surgery Center
    6320 N La Cholla Blvd Ste 100, Tucson, AZ 85741 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (520) 219-9125
  3. 3
    Northwest Medical Center
    6200 N La Cholla Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85741 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (520) 742-9000

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  • Northwest Medical Center
  • St. Mary's Hospital

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    Specialties*
    • General Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 31 years of experience
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    • 1225080377
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    Education & Certifications

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    • UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA / COLLEGE OF EDUCATION
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