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Our providers

The providers at Novant Health WomanCare are among the most experienced obstetricians, gynecologists, obstetric and gynecologic nurses, and dietitians in the Winston-Salem, Clemmons and Kernersville area. Click on any of the names below to learn more about our providers:



Tharpe, Melissa Kay, WHNP

Affiliated with Novant Health
4.92 out of 5 | 61 reviews
Novant Health WomanCare - Winston-Salem
(336) 765-5470
Ratings
4.92
Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others
4.92
Your confidence in this care provider
4.95
Friendliness/courtesy of the care provider
4.89
Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition
4.87
Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries
4.87
Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your treatment
4.93
Degree to which care provider talked with you using words you could understand
4.84
Amount of time the care provider spent with you
4.88
Information the care provider gave you about medications (if any)
4.83
Instructions the care provider gave you about follow-up care (if any)
The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more about our survey process. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

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Comments
Patient Comments 22 reviews
October 27, 2020
Melissa is the best! I come from Elkin just to have her as my provider!
-Patient in ELKIN, NC

September 25, 2020
I LOVE *Dr. Tharpe & she loves me & truly cares. She wear her heart on her sleeves - Sweetest ever. Best gyno I've ever had.
-Patient in WINSTON SALEM, NC

September 23, 2020
Provider made me feel so comfortable.Great visit . Would recommend.
-Patient in ELKIN, NC

September 21, 2020
I hadn't been for a routine visit in years. Nurse Practicioner Melissa Tharpe was attentive to my questions. She was easy to talk to and understood what I am going through. This was a great visit and I felt extremely informed when I left.
-Patient in HAMPTONVILLE, NC

September 21, 2020
Melissa is awesome. Took time to go over procedure and listened to my concerns. Made a dreaded experience much more comfortable. I fully trust her with all my medical needs.
-Patient in WILKESBORO, NC



Appointments
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Practice locations
Novant Health WomanCare - Winston-Salem
(336) 765-5470
Novant Health WomanCare - Clemmons
(336) 765-5470
Novant Health WomanCare - Kernersville
(336) 765-5470


Provider video


Education
Graduate School:
Emory University
(1998)

Board Certifications:
Women's Health Nurse Pract


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Melissa Tharpe has been providing women’s health care and serving patients since 1998. She enjoys being able to provide compassionate care and a remarkable patient experience at Novant Health. Her focus and passion is on adolescent females as well as perimenopausal and menopausal women. Melissa likes to know that she made a positive influence in her patient’s lives and their overall wellbeing. She makes an effort to develop personal relationships with her patients to provide the level of care each patient deserves. When she is not working, she spends time with her husband and their two children, Ava and Palmer. She enjoys spending family time playing golf, being outdoors and relaxing with her children and their two dogs.

Special Interests: Obstetrics and Gynecology

Gender: Female




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