Dr. Katherine Melzer, MD

Dr. Katherine Melzer, MD


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    Katherine Melzer-Ross, M.D. is a fellowship-trained reproductive endocrinologist dedicated to assisting families in their journey towards parenthood. Since attending her first birth as a medical student, she has always known that providing care to women is where her passion lies. Dr. Melzer Ross is excited to bring this passion to her practice at Genesis Fertility. Her special interests include early embryo development, fertility preservation, and preimplantation genetic diagnosis. She is also a skilled hysteroscopic and laparoscopic surgeon and treats a variety of conditions that alter fertility, such as uterine fibroids, polyps, and anomalies as well as tubal and ovarian abnormalities. Dr. Melzer-Ross was raised in Brooklyn and attended Stuyvesant High School. She obtained her undergraduate degree in Human Biology from Stanford University. She then served as a clinical cancer researcher for several years within the Department of Dermatology at NYU Langone Medical Center. Dr. Melzer Ross subsequently obtained her medical degree from the University of Buffalo, graduating summa cum laude and being inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha as a junior medical student. She completed her residency training in Obstetrics & Gynecology at Brown University/ Women & Infant’s Hospital of Rhode Island and was awarded numerous teaching awards during her time there. Her sub-specialty fellowship training in Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility was completed at NYU Langone Medical Center.

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    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Obstetrician / Gynecologist (OBGYN)

    Education & Training

    NYU Langone Medical Center / NYU Fertility Center (Fellowship)

    Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University / Women & Infants’ Hospital (Residency)

    Doctorate - University at Buffalo School of Medicine Program

    Bachelors Degree - Stanford University

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology since 2012

    American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology since 2015

    Medical Procedures Performed

    procedures performed by an Obstetrician / Gynecologist (OBGYN), like Dr. Katherine Melzer, may include:

    OB-GYN Consultation, Birth Control / Contraception, Annual Pap Smear / GYN Exam, STD Check, Osteoporosis Evaluation, Ultrasound, Menopause Consultation, OB-GYN Follow Up, Pregnancy Follow Up, Menopause Follow Up, Gynecology Consultation, Gynecology Follow Up, Abortion (Surgical), Tubal Ligation / Sterilization, Vulvar Biopsy, Colposcopy, Endometrial Biopsy, Freezing of Gynecologic Warts, Genetic Counseling / Pregnancy Screening, Gynecologic Biopsy, Artificial Insemination / Intra-Uterine, IUD Insertion, Lunelle Removal, Maternal Fetal Medicine Consultation, Maternal Fetal Medicine Follow Up, Abortion (Medical), Miscarriage Management by Vacuum Aspiration, Post-Partum Visit, Essure / Incision Free Sterilization, Laparoscopic Tubal Ligation, IUD Removal, Nexplanon Removal, Nexplanon Insertion, LEEP Procedure (For Abnormal Pap Smear), Endometrial Ablation, Hysteroscopy, Pregnancy Test, Epidural Catheter, Cesarean Delivery, Cervical Cerclage, Vaginal Rejuvenation, Obstetric Follow Up, Prenatal Care, Cardiotocography, Fetal Scalp Blood Testing, Fetal Scalp Stimulation Test, Oxytocin Challenge Test, Group B Streptococcus Screen, Hysterectomy, Fetoscopy, Fertility Awareness / Natural Family Planning, Pessary Fitting, Pessary Follow Up, Nexplanon Replacement, Tubal Ligation Reversal, Fertility Counseling, Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery, Minimally Invasive Hysterectomy, Minimally Invasive Excision of Endometriosis, Minimally Invasive Fibroid Removal, Gynecologic Surgery Consultation, Gynecologic Surgery Follow Up, Contraception Removal, Laser Treatment for Gynecologic Warts, Well Women's Exam, Laser Vaginal Rejuvenation, Bioidentical Hormone Therapy, Birth Control / Contraception Consultation, Hormone Pellet Therapy, Sonohysterogram, Potassium Chloride Sensitivity Test (PST), Fetal Non-Stress Test (NST), Abortion Consultation, Antepartum Care, Anterior Repair, Bladder Training, Breast Examination, Cervical Conization, Cone Biopsy, Dilation And Curettage (D&C), First Trimester Screening, Myomectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Maternal Fibroids, Needle Suspension Surgery, Oophorectomy, Ovarian Cystectomy, Partial Hysterectomy, Pelvic Reconstruction, Posterior Repair, Postpartum Care, Prophylactic Oophorectomy, Selective Estrogen Receptor Modulation, Abortion Follow Up and Confirmation of Pregnancy

    For detailed information, please contact Dr. Melzer's office.


    Please contact Dr. Melzer's office to confirm accepted insurance plans.


    GENESIS Fertility & Reproductive Medicine

    808 8th Avenue

    Brooklyn, NY 11215

    (718) 283-8600

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    GENESIS Fertility & Reproductive Medicine

    6010 Bay Pkwy

    Suite 501

    Brooklyn, NY 11204

    (718) 283-8600

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    GENESIS Fertility & Reproductive Medicine

    1855 Richmond Avenue

    Staten Island, NY 10314

    (718) 283-8600

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    Ratings & Reviews

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    Based on 1 reviews

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    Office Experience

    100% of patients found the doctor and staff friendly and the office clean and modern

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    100% of patients felt that their time spent with the doctor was meaningful and impactful and that any follow ups were addressed quickly

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    Wait Times

    80% of patients were satisfied with the wait time

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    Appointment Booking

    100% of patients found it easy to book an appointment

    Patients give Dr. Katherine Melzer an Excellent overall experience rating of 5 out of 5 stars. Dr. Melzer has been rated and reviewed by 1 patient. These ratings are based on a variety of factors, including the amount of time patients spent with Dr. Melzer, her bedside manner, appointment waiting time, friendliness of the office staff, clarity of diagnosis, and more.

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    Memberships & Associations

    American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists



    Bellevue Obstetrics & Gynecology Society



    American Society of Reproductive Medicine




    Bilateral ovarian maldescent: Unusual cause of infertility - A case report and literature review.

    J Obstet Gynaecol Res. , August 2016

    Knowledge of ovarian reserve and reproductive choices.

    J Assist Reprod Genet. , March 2015

    A comparison of pregnancy outcomes between day 3 and day 5/6 embryo transfers: does day of embryo tr

    J Assist Reprod Genet. , February 2015

    Assessing morphokinetic parameters via time lapse microscopy (TLM) to predict euploidy: are aneuploi

    J Assist Reprod Genet. , September 2014

    A greater number of euploid blastocysts in a given cohort predicts excellent outcomes in single embr

    J Assist Reprod Genet., June 2014

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Katherine Melzer accepting new patients?

    Yes, Katherine Melzer is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Katherine Melzer offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Melzer's office at (718) 283-8600 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Katherine Melzer offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Melzer's office at (718) 283-8600 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Katherine Melzer speak?

    Katherine Melzer speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Katherine Melzer have?

    Katherine Melzer is certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

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