Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Back Pain in Athletes
- Cervical and Lumbar Degenerative Disc Disease
- Cervical, Thoracic and Lumbar Spine Disorders
- Degenerative Spine Disease
- Herniated Disc
- Lumbar Radiculopathy
- Spinal Disorders
- Stenosis - Spinal
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Graduate School - University of Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE USA
Undergraduate - King's College
Physician Assistant Studies
Wilkes Barre, PA USA
Undergraduate - Mount Union College
Alliance, OH USA
- Master of Physician Assistant Studies - University of Nebraska Medical Center
- APRN/PA Director- Neurologic Institute - 2018-present
- APRN/PA Manager- Center for Spine Health and Physical Medicine/Rehab - 2015-2018
- APRN/PA Co-Director for the Cleveland Spine Review - 2014-2016
- Physician Assistant
Cervical, Thoracic, and Lumbar Spine Disorders
Awards & Honors
- Recipient of Cleveland Clinic Outstanding PA Department of the Year Award - 2015
- Recipient of Cleveland Clinic PA Shining Star Award - 2006, 2011, 2014, 2017
- National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
- American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)
- Ohio Academy of Physician Assistants (OAPA)
87 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.
Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||5|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||5|
8 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Apr 14, 2021
It was a very good appointment but am still waiting for the doctor's call concerning his thoughts after seeing the exrays that were taken.
Reviewed on Apr 7, 2021
My last response to the question has nothing to do with Alan or Dr. Muroz's office.
Reviewed on Apr 1, 2021
I was treated with respect. My oxygen ran out and they provided me with oxygen. Dr. Melillo listened to all I said and provided me with great answers and scheduled me for test to provid the guidance I need.
Reviewed on Mar 10, 2021
Dr Al Melillo is fantastic. He will listen to you and offer good advice with great knowledge
Reviewed on Mar 4, 2021
We had an excellent appointment a consult for surgery. The PA Alfred Melillano he took his time with us and explained my images. My spouse and myself were very impressed. We will be expexting a call from the Dr and if we have questions or concerns they will be answered.
Reviewed on Mar 3, 2021
Dr was great. have recommended him to 2 prople already
Reviewed on Mar 3, 2021
again, the doctor was great
Reviewed on Dec 16, 2020
I have never met a PA that showed the amount of honesty and care that he did. I was actually shocked. I was 100% satisfied with the treatment plan suggested and appreciated that he treated me with kindness. I liked the fact that he explained things thoroughly and showed me my MRI images and explained them to me. I went to him for an expert opinion and I got it. He is a wonderful PA and I would see him again if I needed to. He gave me the peace of mind I have needed. That's why I drove so far to see him. It's not every day I meet an honest PA or doctor, so I was glad to meet him. It meant a lot to me and soothed some of my anxiety about doctors and PAs. He was also very good about communicating my x-ray results back to me through My Chart the next day. I want to thank him for that. He has no idea how much he has made a difference in my life in just one visit. So, please tell him thank you for me.
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