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Dr. John Melhorn, MD

Dr. John Melhorn, MD

Age 68 Orthopedic Hand Surgery M
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Dr. John Melhorn, MD is a orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Wichita, KS. Dr. Melhorn completed a residency at St. Francis/University of Kansas - Wichita Affiliated Hospitals, Orthopaedic Surgery. He currently practices at Hand Center. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Melhorn is board certified in Hand Surgery.


  • Joseph H. Boyes Hand Fellowship, The University Of Southern California, Fellowship Hospital — 1986
  • St. Francis/University of Kansas - Wichita Affiliated Hospitals, Orthopaedic Surgery, Residency Hospital — 1985
  • Ralph K. Davies Medical Center, Franklin Hospital, Microsurgical Laboratory, Microsurgical Studies, Other Education — 1985
  • University Of Kansas, College Of Health Sciences, School Of Medicine, Pediatrics, Residency Hospital — 1980
  • University of Kansas / School of Medicine, Medical School — 1979
  • Emporia State University, Graduate Studies In Chemistry and Biology, Other Education — 1976
  • McPherson College, Bachelor Of Arts In Science, Chemistry, Computer Science, Undergraduate School — 1975

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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  1. Hand Center

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      The Hand Center PA
      625 N Carriage Pkwy Ste 125, Wichita, KS 67208 Existing Patients: (316) 688-5656
  1. Practice

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      Select Specialty Hospital-wichita
      929 N Saint Francis Ave, Wichita, KS 67214 Existing Patients: (316) 440-8383

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Dr. Melhorn has perform three different surgeries on my hands. His office is very efficient and he is very good at explaining what is happening while he does an examination or surgery. I recommend him to anyone I know needing care for their hand.
Debbie J — Aug 09, 2021
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Dr. Melhorn frequently treats Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist, Osteoarthritis of Hands, and Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.  

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