Melissa H. Hunter, MD

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Patient Satisfaction Survey

Overall Satisfaction
4.8 out of 5
183 Ratings

Island Medical focuses on providing state-of-the-art medical care for all ages. As a board-certified physician, Dr. Hunter has extensive specialty training in women's health and an assortment of other treatments and services that provide a long-term solution to all of your needs. Our goal is to ensure the optimal patient experience for all of our clients.

Dr. Hunter attended medical school at the University of South Carolina and went on to complete her family medicine training at McLeod Regional Medical Center in 1987. She received her faculty development fellowship from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1996 and has remained an active member in the South Carolina Academy of Family Practice, the South Carolina Medical Association and the Charleston County Medical Society. Dr. Hunter has also taught as an associate professor at MUSC and has practiced as a physician in both Georgetown and Daniel Island.

Dr. Hunter is board certified with the American Board of Family Practice to treat all aspects of family medicine but specializes in women's health including polycystic ovary syndrome and menopause. Some of her other professional skills include IUD placement, Implanon insertion/removal, and biopsy and excision of skin cells. She is also an avid and loyal Gamecock supporter.

Patient Ratings & Comments

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to provider related questions on our independently administered Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.
Friendliness/courtesy of Care provider
Likelihood of recommending Care provider
Care provider efforts to include in decisions
Care provider explanations of prob/condition
Care provider concern for questions/worries
Patients' confidence in Care provider
Care provider spoke using clear language


Comments are gathered from our Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.
Jun 26, 2019
wonderful rapport.
Jun 24, 2019
perfect balance of clinical and compassion. great listener
Jun 14, 2019
Dr Hunter is an excellent doctor who cares, listens and provides great solutions
May 12, 2019
dr hunter is great at listening and giving advice I can trust!
Apr 29, 2019
Dr. Hunter always provides updated research findings.
Apr 10, 2019
I have already recommending Dr. Hunter and her office. Best medical experience of my life! At my age, I've had numerous.
Mar 24, 2019
The best doctor I've ever had!!!
Feb 27, 2019
Dr Hunter has always been extremely helpful and listens to what I am saying.