Nitzmari Melendez Vazquez, MD

Nitzmari Melendez Vazquez, MD

Pediatric Neurology

Pediatrics

Accepting new patients

Locations

Orlando

AdventHealth Medical Group Pediatric Neurology at Orlando

615 E Princeton St

Suite 540

Orlando, FL 32803

Get Directions

407-303-9980

Formerly known as Center for Child Neurology

Expertise

Biography

Nitzmari Melendez-Vazquez, MD, is a general neurologist who specializes in treating young patients with an array of neurological issues ranging from headaches to movement disorders, peripheral neuropathy, seizures and more. Prior to joining AdventHealth Medical Group, Dr. Melendez practiced at Augusta University Medical Center where she served as Neurology Chief Resident. She earned her medical degree at Ponce School of Medicine in Ponce, Puerto Rico, where she graduated with honors and was specially recognized for her clinical and academic achievement. Her research has included the study of rare immune diseases and infections affecting the central nervous system. Awards & Recognition Second Place, Annual Convention of Puerto Rican Pediatric Society; second place, Americo Serra Scientific Meeting; third place, Eighth Annual Ponce School of Medicine Scientific Conference. Differentiators Headache specialist providing various treatment options for headaches and migraines including Botox injections, nerve block injections and headache cocktails.

Care Philosophy

I focus on providing wholistic care by partnering with my patients and understanding their needs, hopes and expectations.

Languages Spoken

English

Spanish

Education

Ponce School of Medicine

Residencies

Medical College of Georgia

Damas Hospital

Medical College of Georgia - Graduate Education

Ponce Regional Hospital

Hospital Episcopal San Lucas-Ponce School of Medicine

Insurances

Note:- The list below is for reference purposes only and is subject to change. Please check with your health plan to confirm that Nitzmari Melendez Vazquez, MD is included before scheduling an appointment.

  • AARP
  • Aetna / US Healthcare - non HMO
  • Aetna / US Healthcare HMO
  • Aetna Voluntary
  • American Healthcare Alliance
  • Amerigroup
  • Assurant Health
  • Aultcare/Primetime Health Plan
  • AvMed
  • BCBS-FL
  • BCBS-SC
  • Beech Street
  • Benefit Administrative Systems
  • Better Health
  • Blue Cross-CA
  • Central Florida IPA
  • Champus Tricare For Life
  • Champva
  • CHC National
  • CHC of Florida
  • Choicecare (Cinci OH)
  • Cigna
  • Cigna Behavioral
  • Cigna Supplemental Insurance
  • Cigna-Healthspring
  • Coastal Healthcare Admin
  • Commercial Travelers
  • Contracts
  • Corporate Billing
  • Employee Benefit Consultants
  • Evolutions Healthcare
  • FamilyCare Health Plans
  • First Health Network
  • Florida Hospital HC Systems
  • Freedom Health
  • Gilsbar
  • Global Care
  • Group & Pension Administrators
  • Health First Health Plans
  • Healthease of FL
  • HealthPartners
  • Healthscope Benefits Inc
  • Humana
  • HVHS
  • Insurance Mgmt Admin of LA
  • Kelsey Seybold
  • Key Benefit Administrators
  • Magellan Behavioral
  • Magellan Complete Care
  • Medicaid-FL
  • Medicaid-Virgin Islands
  • Medicare PIN
  • Memorial Integrated Healthcare
  • Mental Health
  • Meritain Health
  • Molina Healthcare of FL
  • Multiplan
  • NGS Coresource
  • OneNet PPO
  • Optum Health
  • Other Commercial (MedLic#)
  • PaySpan
  • PHCS
  • Prestige Health Choice
  • Railroad Medicare-Palmetto
  • Simply Healthcare
  • Sunshine State Health Plan
  • The Health Plan
  • Total Claims Administration Inc
  • Tricare East
  • United American Ins
  • United Behavioral
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • United Medical Resources
  • US Dept of Labor-Workers Comp
  • Veterans Affairs - HealthNet
  • Wellcare
  • Wellspan Health
  • Work Comp