Melissa D. Lester, DO

Associate Professor


Clinical Interests


Education & Training

  • Medical School: University of Pikeville - Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine (Pikeville, Ky.)
  • Residency: Charleston Area Medical Center (Charleston, W.Va.)
  • Fellowship: Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine - Cardiology (Huntington, W.Va.)
  • Fellowship: University of Louisville - Interventional Cardiology (Louisville, Ky.)


  • Certified: American Board of Internal Medicine, subspecialty certifications in Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology

Marshall Cardiology - Gilbert

Larry Joe Harless Community Center
202 Larry Joe Harless Drive
Gilbert, WV 25621
Phone: 304.691.8500

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Marshall Cardiology - Huntington

A provider-based department of Cabell Huntington Hospital
Erma Ora Byrd Clinical Center
1249 15th Street
Fourth Floor
Huntington, WV 25701
Phone: 304.691.8500

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Gupta R, Yousef G, Lester M. 2018. A Rare Case of Asystole During a Laparoscopic Appendectomy in a Young Patient 2018 January;4(1)

Aqtash O, Amro A, Alam MB, Sobeih A, Lester M, Sayyed R. 2018. Urgent Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Due to Multi-Vessel Coronary Aneurysm 2018 April;4(2.4)15-21

Neasman FB, Lester MD, Chowdhury NC. 2017. Inferior STEMI Complicated by Retroperitoneal Hemorrhage Due to Ruptured AAA 2017 January; Vol 3, Iss 1:5

Tekleyes FG, Lester MD, Studeny MA, Thompson ET, Craig S. 2016. An Unusual Migration of a Stent: A Case Report April 2016; Vol 2, Iss 2; 9