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Dr. Melantha Nephew, OD

Optometrist

Professional statement

In order to best serve you, if you are using insurance for your exam, please remember to provide your unique member ID number. If this is not provided, please expect a call from our office to get that information prior to your appointment so we can verify your benefits. Thanks! We look forward to seeing you! I thoroughly enjoy servicing the southwest Dallas community and strive to give the best care I can to my patients. Proudly Serving Dallas Texas since 2005! We pride ourselves in providing friendly, efficient service for the whole family! Outside of work, I enjoy staying active with running and sports. I'm an avid swing out dancer and I also love spending time with my horses, my dog and my family.

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Specialties

  • Optometrist

Practice names

Education and training

  • Kansas State University (Bachelor's)
  • University of Missouri, St. Louis, Doctor of Optometry

Professional memberships

  • American Optometric Association
  • National Optometric Association
  • Texas Optometric Association

Awards and publications

  • Examiner for the National Board of Examiners of Optometry

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1902868748

Office locations

Essential Eyecare

2900 W. Wheatland Rd

Dallas, TX 75237

Patient reviews
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Dr Nephew is kind, gentle and patient.
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Great visit and I appreciate her kindness and professionalism. I referred a coworker this week to Dr. Nephew and will not hesitate to refer others in the future.
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Warm personality. Professional. Knowledgeable. Affordable. Can book online and appointments are easy. Been going for years! Highly recommended!
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She’s been my optometrist for years! I fully trust her and would not change her! She’s very professional and caring for her patients!
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Very quick and professional!
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She’s an excellent physician and completely trust her with my vision needs!
Less than 3 months ago
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Dr. Nephew is as professional and proficient as they come. She's constantly on the move and does her best to minimize your time in the office, while still giving excellent treatment and service. We were also able to schedule back-to-back appointmentsfor our family, so everyone was able to be seen in one trip to the office. Much appreciated!
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She’s very kind and professional!
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She is very professional and caring, she goes the extra mile with clients.
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Efficiently handled.
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good professional visit
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Excellent
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Dr.. Nephew was thorough, concerned and took the time to explain what she was doing and what to expect. I would highly recommend her.
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Dr Melantha is so professional and very dedicated to her job. I have been going to her for years and so has my sister. Definitely recommend her!!
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Dr. Nephew was awesome! It took all of 20 mins to fill out paper worker, conduct my visit, and checkout today! She was professional and knowledgeable.This is helpful when you have a job and need to be in and out. I will be back!
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Dr. Nephew is always very professional and polite. I could do without the clerks snarky remarks.
Less than 1 year ago
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Very good service.
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Dr. Nephew was extremely inviting and professional! I would recommend her to anyone I know. Free trials were a boost as well, keep up the good work.
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Dr. Nephew has been checking my eyes and giving me glasses prescriptions since 2014. Thanks to Dr. Nephew, I learned my eye pressure was high, consulted an ophthalmologist and learned I was at risk for glaucoma. Just saw Dr. Nephew againa few days ago for glasses and the eye pressure is back up, so off to see the ophthalmologist again.
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The Dr. was professional and managed her time well. Very organized and courteous.
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Very professional, easy to speak with, demonstrates concern for me as her patient. She asked if I had questions or concerns. I have and will recommend her to anyone looking for the type of service she provides. Her office staff does excellent follow up as well and very pleasant.
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She is very patient with my many questions and problem with my eyes.
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Always professional thorough
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Dr Newphew was very very nice.
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Got in and out really fast!
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Dr. Melantha Nephew is such an Awesome and Caring person. The well being of her patients to me is Outstanding. Recommendable to anyone for their eye care needs.
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I had an excellent visit. Dr. Nephew was very professional and thorough in her explanations. I would definitely recommend her to anyone I know needing an exam!
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Very grateful for the professional and friendly atmosphere.
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I was having a problem with my prescription Dr Nephew worked with me until we got it straightened out ,thank you so much, she is so sweet and so patient.
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Dr. Nephew is personable, educated and thoroughly? attended to my eye Care concerns. I am thankful to have found an Optometrist of high caliber but yet easily entreated. I would recommend her and will definitely continue care with her.
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She was very helpful and attentive and sweet as she could be
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Dr. Nephew is very thorough and super nice.
More than 1 year ago
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She was very thorough, seems to be very knowledgeable about her practice.
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Dr. Nephew is very professional and does a great job. She was extremely patient with my granddaughter and is always very pleasant.
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Been my Optometrist for years! Fantastic! Personable, down to earth, quick, easy, and affordable! Answers all my questions!
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The visit was nice and quick.
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Great
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She is always thorough and very professional and patient. Awesome doctor. My visit is always pleasant.
More than 1 year ago
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It was a very goos and professional visit. My time was not wasted.
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Quick and very professional, as always.
More than 1 year ago
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My visit with Dr. Nephew was very good. I did not have to wait. She and the receptionist were very very nice. It was more than I expected! Glad I chose her.
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Each time I have come here, I was treated great and seen immediately.
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She has been my eye doctor for several years; and I'm very happy with her treatment and service! I fully trust her! I live about 30-40 minutes away from her office, but I prefer the driving time than to see someone new based on convenience!
More than 1 year ago
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She helped me with knowledge of different contacts and found me some more comfortable ones.
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The Doctor is and has always been Outstanding! Enough Said!
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She was so informative, really tried to make sure that I had what I needed as far as my glasses.
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Dr. Nephew was very knowledgeable and professional during my eye exam. I would highly recommend her to anyone looking to get a pair of glasses or contacts. She's the best, I guarantee it ????
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I think it was great.This was not my first time seeing Dr. Nephew, I've veen there before and that's why I'm a returning patient. I'm glad her office called me when there was a conflict with the on line appointment Ihad made. It seems the system double booked that specific appointment time.
More than 1 year ago
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Very professional and thorough, with a pleasant personality.
More than 1 year ago
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Very professional and thorough!
More than 1 year ago
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