Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Hernia, Abdominal
  • Abdominal Wall
  • Esophageal Achalasia
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux

Education and Training

Education History

Masters Degree

Ohio State University College of Nursing, Columbus, OH
3/24/2008 - 6/12/2011

Board Certification

American Association of Nurse Practitioners - Family Nurse Practitioner

Academic Information

My Department


My Division

General and Gastrointestinal Surgery


The overall patient satisfaction rating is an average of all patient responses to the six doctor communication related questions shown below from the Clinician and Group Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems survey. For additional information about the patient satisfaction survey, please visit our Patient Satisfaction Survey page.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their view and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Ohio State Wexner Medical Center.

43 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

  • Overall
    4.9 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly
    5 out of 5
  • Listens Carefully
    5 out of 5
  • Gives Understandable Instructions
    5 out of 5
  • Knows My Medical History
    4 out of 5
  • Shows Respect
    5 out of 5
  • Time Spent Together
    5 out of 5
  • Reviewed on Jan 28, 2020

    Melissa Himes was awesome, I was comfortable talking with her. Melissa talked about my upcoming procedures in detail and answered my questions.

  • Reviewed on Jan 24, 2020

    Very welcoming.

  • Reviewed on Jan 13, 2020

    The provider was friendly and professional in her assessment. She asked relevant questions and also answered my questions quite well. She seemed very knowledgeable and I felt comfortable in discussing my health issues.

  • Reviewed on Jan 10, 2020

    I would give anything if she could be our full-time family doctor.

  • Reviewed on Dec 06, 2019

    wonderful gal

  • Reviewed on Oct 11, 2019

    Melissa D. Himes is excellent! If I do not see Dr. Perry it is always a pleasure to see Melissa. She makes me feel comfortable & secure. Dr. Perry & Melissa are a great team!

  • Reviewed on Oct 10, 2019

    No complaints caring, courteous.

  • Reviewed on Oct 09, 2019

    they were very professional

  • Reviewed on Sep 29, 2019

    I had plenty of information regarding my condition to inform me on the next steps.

  • Reviewed on Sep 18, 2019

    Very interested in my problems not rushed.

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