Salomon Melgen

Salomon Melgen Age Height Wife Family Wiki Bio


1 January 1957


67 years, 3 month, 12 days, 13 hours, 4 minutes, 24 seconds.
24574 Total days.

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Dr. Salomon Melgen (Eye Doctor), a distinguished ophthalmologist hailing from West Palm Beach, United States, is renowned for his expertise in treating retinal conditions. Born in the Dominican Republic, he immigrated to the United States in 1957 with his family, subsequently acquiring American citizenship. His current age would be  67 years, 3 month, 12 days.

In 1986, Dr. Melgen earned a graduate degree from Harvard University, achieving a significant milestone that year by pioneering outpatient retina surgery and the utilization of laser therapy in South Florida. Who is in the headlines for 17-year prison?

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Operating the esteemed Vitreo-Retinal Consultants clinic in West Palm Beach, Dr. Melgen attended to over a hundred patients daily. Regrettably, his career took a somber turn when he faced legal ramifications, being found culpable of 67 counts of healthcare fraud, resulting in his current incarceration. Additionally, he faced allegations of attempting to influence Senator Robert Menendez through purported financial favors, notably covering substantial expenses for Menendez’s travel to the Dominican Republic.

Despite a fervent claim of wrongful conviction, Dr. Melgen’s appeal was dismissed in July of 2020, leading to a 17-year prison sentence for Medicare fraud. Notably, he garnered a pardon from President Donald Trump, who acknowledged his dedication to treating all patients, regardless of financial constraints or insurance coverage.

Dr. Melgen, possessing a commanding physique and a genial countenance, stands at approximately 5 feet 8 inches and weighs around 79 kilograms. As of 2023, his approximate net worth ranges between 20 to 50 million dollars. Regrettably, specific details regarding his familial relations remain undisclosed, underscoring his preference for a private life. Dr. Melgen and his wife, Flor Melgen, share a devout adherence to the Christian faith.

Stage Name Salomon Melgen
Pet/Nickname Salomon
Net Worth (Approx) 25+ M $
Sex/Gender Male
Date of Birth 1957
Birth Place Dominican Republic
Zodiac/Star Sign Gemini
Currently Residing In (Address) USA
Nationality American
Religion Christian
Alive/Dead Alive
Favorite Food American Cuisine

Relationship, Affairs And Family:

Marital Status Married
Girlfriend Yet To Know
Wife (1) Flor Melgen
Children Not Revealed
Parents Father: – YTK

Mother: – YTK

Siblings Brother(s) : –
Sister(s) : – 
Favorite Actress Sandra Bullock
Favorite Actor George Timothy Clooney

Physical Characteristics & Traits:

Skin Tone/Ethnicity Brown American
Hair Color Grey
Eye Color Black
Weight (Approx.)
  • 79 kilograms
Height (Approx.)
  • 5 feet 8 inches
Body Measurements (Approx.) – Chest: 40 inches
– Waist: 32 inches
– Biceps: 11 inches

Career, Assets, Educational Qualification :

Dr. Salomon Melgen, was among the recipients of a commutation by President Trump. Dr. Melgen had received a 17-year federal sentence following his conviction in a substantial $73 million Medicare fraud case.

Notably, owing to endorsements from numerous advocates, including Senator Bob Menendez, a significant reduction of 13 years was granted from his initial sentence. This development is a subject of analysis by Bob Hennelley, shedding light on the intricate dynamics between the eye doctor, the senator, and one of Trump’s eleventh-hour interventions.

Profession Doctor
Schooling Neighborhood School
University or College Harvard University
Qualification Graduate, Surgeon (Post Graduation)

Interesting Facts:

  • Dr. Salomon Melgen is a renowned ophthalmologist from West Palm Beach, U.S.
  • He was born in the Dominican Republic and became a U.S. citizen in 1957.
  • In 1986, he pioneered outpatient retina surgery and laser therapy in South Florida.
  • Dr. Melgen ran the esteemed Vitreo-Retinal Consultants clinic, seeing over a hundred patients daily.
  • He was convicted in a $73 million Medicare fraud case, resulting in a 17-year federal sentence.
  • Senator Bob Menendez and others advocated for a reduction in his sentence, leading to a 13-year reduction.
  • Dr. Melgen maintains a private personal life, with limited details about his family available.
    He and his wife, Flor Melgen, are devoted Christians.
  • As of 2023, his estimated net worth ranges from 20 to 50 million dollars.

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Contact/Phone Number Yet To Update
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Favorite Color Blue
Favorite Place Switzerland

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