Onur Melen, MD

Onur Melen, MD

4.6 
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Primary Specialty

Movement Disorders

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Education

Medical Education:
MD, Ankara University - 1968
Internship:
Albert Einstein Healthcare Network - 1969
Residency:
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University - 1973
Fellowships:
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University - 1975

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - Neurology (Certified)

Faculty Profile

Lecturer, Feinberg School of Medicine

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Practice Groups and Affiliations

Medical Group:
Northwestern Medical Group
Physician Category:
Northwestern Medicine Physician Network
On Medical Staff At:
Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

4.6
4.6 

77 Ratings

Reviews from Patients

73 Reviews

November 11, 2020

4.0

Very thorough

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November 11, 2020

4.0

Accurate diagnosis

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November 03, 2020

4.0

While I feel my practitioner is knowledgeable there's a disconnect in communication appointments are slow and he doesn't listen

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November 03, 2020

4.0

My experience with my practitioner isn't the best

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November 01, 2020

5.0

His expertise, his thoroughness and his caring manner

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November 01, 2020

5.0

Experts in their field

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October 29, 2020

5.0

He took his time asking me questions about my concerns and explaining the procedures he was following. He was very thorough with his exam and very patient . I would most certainly recommend him.

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October 28, 2020

5.0

Dr. Took his time and was very informative in his specialty as they relate to my symptoms.

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October 28, 2020

5.0

Dr. Took his time and was very informative in his specialty as they relate to my symptoms.

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October 27, 2020

5.0

he is knowledgeable and cares about the patient

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October 27, 2020

5.0

he cares about his patient

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October 25, 2020

5.0

Highly qualified, empathetic and personable.

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October 25, 2020

5.0

I have been seeing Dr. Melen for a number of years and always find him interested and knowledgeable about my condition. He is encouraging and has been helpful in referring me to speech therapists who greatly helped my recovery from a throat trauma. The medication he prescribes truly improves my quality of life.

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October 24, 2020

5.0

I believe he is extremely well versed in his area of expertise, with a caveat to my recommendation regarding Dr. Melen's sarcastic comments.

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October 24, 2020

5.0

I believe the staff was very knowledgeable and polite. With the exception of a less than courteous physician, I was very pleased with the appointment.

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October 24, 2020

5.0

He's a great doctor

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October 24, 2020

5.0

Excellent care

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October 21, 2020

4.0

Visit was very short because an in person assessment is needed, so I did not get to know him

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October 21, 2020

4.0

This was an initial neuro consult. It should not have been virtual. Doctor was unable to assess virtually

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October 14, 2020

5.0

He has helped us with referrals.

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October 14, 2020

5.0

Expert advice for patients with movement disorders like progressive supranuclear palsy.

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October 09, 2020

5.0

Conversation i can talk to him

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October 09, 2020

5.0

Conversation not just medical orders

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October 02, 2020

5.0

Dr Melen has excellent communication skills

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September 29, 2020

5.0

Very professional and considerate!

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September 29, 2020

5.0

Very professional and considerate!

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September 28, 2020

5.0

Good doctor

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September 28, 2020

5.0

Good doctor

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September 23, 2020

5.0

Listen to the patient and carefully explains his diagnosis.

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September 23, 2020

5.0

Well organised. Wait time is reduced.

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September 23, 2020

5.0

Excellent provider knows the latest treatments available

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September 21, 2020

5.0

I am very pleased with the care that Dr. Melon provides. I realize that I have a rare disorder.

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September 21, 2020

5.0

Dr. Melon provides me with excellent care.

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September 17, 2020

5.0

Great doctor

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September 17, 2020

5.0

Wonderful care and people very pleasant.

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September 16, 2020

4.0

recommended

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September 16, 2020

4.0

good doctor

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September 16, 2020

5.0

Doctors listening and very helpful

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September 15, 2020

5.0

Dr. Melen was very thorough and understanding.

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September 12, 2020

5.0

As I stated before, he is an excellent optometrist.

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September 12, 2020

5.0

Very thorough and knowledgeable. Was kind a d understanding about my difficulties. Offered sound advice and was very sympathetic to my frustrations.

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September 03, 2020

4.0

All my questions were clearly answered

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September 01, 2020

5.0

He's great but I think he's had his day.

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September 01, 2020

5.0

The lady giving me my site test was all over the place. She kept moving my head as the test was going and then she forgot to put the patch over my other eye for the next test.

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August 31, 2020

5.0

He seemed very knowledgeable about all aspects of this condition. Had reviewed reports. Listened to the family's questions and concerns, and answered them clearly. Gave us a picture of possible management in the future.

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August 27, 2020

5.0

I really like Dr. Melen. He's very knowledgeable and I appreciate that. He goes over everything step-by-step and explains thoroughly what's going on and I appreciate that. He always has a pleasant greeting and he's concerned about your overall health and I appreciate that.

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August 25, 2020

5.0

Very professional

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August 21, 2020

5.0

very knowledgeable, takes time, kind,

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August 19, 2020

5.0

Dr Melen was very thorough. He listened very carefully to my responses to his questions.

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August 14, 2020

5.0

He is very experienced and considerate.

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August 13, 2020

5.0

Very courteous. Very thorough. Explained everything clearly.

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August 10, 2020

5.0

Effective and caring doctor

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July 31, 2020

5.0

Dr. Melen is very experienced and considerate.

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July 30, 2020

5.0

Dr Melon is very good!!! He's very knowledgeable kind and very considerate. he's thorough and make sure he discussed my eye care with me. He makes sure I understand what's going on with what do you doing in my eye care. I am so very happy and pleased with the care team in the ophthalmology department at Northwestern they are the best.

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July 28, 2020

5.0

Very efficient, caring and helpful throughout the appointment. My fears were put to rest and Dr Melen explained my condition very throughly.

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July 27, 2020

5.0

He was very thorough and patient and he listens. These are qualities I look for in a Doctor

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July 21, 2020

5.0

Hi.Even though am meeting with Dr. Melen through telehealth, he continues to ask many questions concerning my Parkinson's and other medical problems. He is interested in how I feel and act - with my meds and pjysically. How my system reacts, etc.

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July 16, 2020

5.0

Dr Melen has a lot of experience and knowledge treating my particular disease. He is patient with my questions and explains the reasons for his treatment plan.

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July 15, 2020

4.0

He listens. Inspired trust.

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July 15, 2020

4.0

Support of research.

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July 03, 2020

5.0

Knowledgeable, always professional, sincere

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July 02, 2020

5.0

He listens. I felt respected

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July 02, 2020

5.0

I feel he is very competent.

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June 28, 2020

5.0

Excellent explanation of all of my concerns about my condition

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June 25, 2020

5.0

Great care and precautions taken during the pandemic.

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June 24, 2020

5.0

Very good listener And he cares about the patient

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June 19, 2020

5.0

I was sick for a year and dr melon put me on medication that makes me feel 100% better

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June 15, 2020

5.0

Dr Melen is the best

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June 12, 2020

5.0

Dr. Mellon is an excellent Doctor. I would not feel secure receiving injections from any other Doctor.

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June 11, 2020

5.0

Dr. Melen truly listens and understands me he's saved me from my chronic illness highly recommend him!

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June 10, 2020

5.0

Dr. Melen listened to my concerns and was very patient in describing available options to treat my condition.

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June 02, 2020

3.0

Reasons for my recent stroke are still unclear. Prognosis and treatment are also unclear. Doctor offered no advice as to how to prevent next stroke or any exercise, treatment or advise as to how to help any possible healing or restoration of sight. He only said could get better or not.

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June 02, 2020

4.0

Kind, curious, knowledgable -

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