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Melanie Ongchin, MD

Surgical Oncologist

Paramus, NJ

Overall rating
5.0
Recent reviews
Very impressed with our visit. Took time to examine and explain what needed to be done in compassionate way. Answered allquestions and gave me confidence.
Very impressed with our visit. Took time to examine and explain what needed to be done in compassionate way. Answered all questions and gave me confidence.
CH · More than 1 year ago
Excellent; First time and she spent a lot of time with detailed information. She had evaluated my 9 yr. history w/this practice beforehand and was fully versed upon my consultation. Presented all options available to me.
Excellent; First time and she spent a lot of time with detailed information. She had evaluated my 9 yr. history w/ this practice beforehand and was fully versed upon my consultation.Presented all options available to me.
TV · More than 1 year ago

About Melanie Ongchin

*In order to guarantee eligibility for an appointment, there are imaging requirements and you will be contacted by the office to review requirements.* Practicing at Valley Medical Group Multispecialty Paramus, Dr. Melanie Ongchin looks after the locality of Paramus, NJ. Dr. Ongchin is board-certified in complex general surgical oncology by the American Board of Surgery. She is affiliated with the Valley Hospital and active member of many prestigious medical societies, including the Society of Surgical Oncology, the American College of Surgeons, the American Association for Cancer Research, and the Association for Academic Surgery. Dr. Ongchin earned her medical degree from Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey. She completed her residency at the State University of New York, Buffalo and her fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. She provides the most advanced and minimally invasive treatments in surgical oncology, specializing in robotic surgery. She also has a strong experience and expertise in cytoreductive surgery and chemoperfusion, peritoneal disease, cancer of the appendix, and hepatobiliary surgery. Dr. Ongchin has earned many honors and awards, including the ‘Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award’ in 2007. She has published many articles in peer-reviewed journals and been invited to give presentations at national medical meetings and scientific conferences. Dr. Ongchin is dedicated to assuring a positive patient experience, as well as working with her team to enhance quality and service at her practice. She understands the needs of her patients and treats every person with the compassion, respect, and attention they deserve.

In-network insurances

  • 1199SEIU
  • AARP
  • APWU

Specialties

  • Surgical Oncologist

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • The Valley Hospital

Board certifications

  • American Board of Surgery

Education and training

  • Medical School - Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Doctor of Medicine
  • State University of New York, Buffalo (Residency)
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (Fellowship)

Professional memberships

  • Dr. Ongchin is board certified in complex general surgical oncology by the American Board of Surgery.

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1992961510

Melanie Ongchin's office location

VMG Multispecialty Paramus

Surgical Oncology/Yieng

1 Valley Health Plaza, Suite C-210

Paramus, NJ 07652

Patient reviews for Melanie Ongchin, MD

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Excellent.
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Extremely happy to have things explained in detail. Very nice.
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Very efficient, friendly, helpful.
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Very, very nice. Dr. is profressional, informative and kind. She's terrific!
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Very satisfactory.
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Nice.
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