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Melissa Hudspeth, NP

4.8 out of 5 (65 Ratings)


Cardiac Electrophysiology

About Melissa Hudspeth

Melissa Hudspeth, NP graduated Magna Cum Laude with her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from Rhode Island College. She then went on to further her medical education, graduating Summa Cum Laude with her Master of Nursing Science degree from Maryville University of St. Louis. Melissa’s clinical interests are in Cardiac Electrophysiology, including Afib, complex arrhythmia management, cardiac resynchronization therapy, and pacemaker and defibrillator management.

Melissa’s personal philosophy of care is centered around patient care being a collaborative effort between the patient and their team, allowing the patients to feel heard and seen. She believes that open communication and discussion are both keystone to great care, and that adapting to changes in the plan of care to provide the best overall outcome is imperative.

When not at work, Melissa enjoys competing in local and national regattas as an avid sailor, reading, hiking and paddle boarding with her Labrador Retriever Fritz.


Practicing at the following locations:

  1. Southcoast Cardiovascular Care Center

    363 Highland Avenue
    Fall River, MA 02720

    P: 508-973-7109

    Get Directions 41.70928 -71.14519100000001

Insurances Accepted

Southcoast accepts most major insurance plans. Call the Southcoast patient registration department at 844-297-2952 or your health plan with any questions regarding coverage.

Provider Ratings

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Patient Comments (10)

At Southcoast Health, we strive to deliver exceptional patient care along with an exceptional patient experience. We appreciate all of your feedback and share your comments to recognize the wonderful care our teams provide to you as well as identify areas for improvement.

  • the appointment was very informative and clear with what I will go through

  • Very professional, knowledgeable, accomodating and friendly.

  • she listens to ever very thing I said and explains every thing in the greatest manor so I could understand very very professional she's tops

  • Everything I asked about was explained clearly and fully. Staff were pleasant and caring. Excellent visit.

  • Great Staff,

  • Listened to my issues and addressed my problems to find resolution.

  • everything is OKkeep it up

  • I really appreciated talking to Missy. She was professional,personal,engaging, a d actually listened and engaged with my situation

  • Checked out all my meds. Asked if I had any concerns.

  • TimelyCourteous Competent

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