Dr. Gregory A. Merrell, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery • Male • Age 46

8501 Harcourt Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46260
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Hospital Quality

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Indiana University Health Arnett Hospital
5165 Mccarty Lane
Lafayette, IN 47905
St. Vincent Indianapolis Hospital
2001 West 86th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46260

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Indiana Hand to Shoulder Center
Indiana Hand to Shoulder Center
8501 Harcourt Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46260
Indiana Hand to Shoulder Center
St. Vincent Medical Center Northeast
13914 Southeastern Pkwy Ste 201
Fishers, IN 46037
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    Dr. Merrell's Experience

    Dr. Merrell's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Hand Surgery
    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • De Quervain's Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
    • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Elbow Replacement
    • Excision of Metacarpals and Carpals
    • Excision of Radius or Ulna
    • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Neuroplasty
    • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Steroid Injections
    • Tendon Transfer
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Trigger Point Injections
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
    • Wrist Fusion
    • Wrist Replacement
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    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Bursitis
    • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Elbow Disorders
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Glenoid Labrum Tear
    • Gout
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hand Fracture
    • Hand Injuries
    • Hand Pain
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteopenia
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Shoulder Diseases
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Shoulder Pain
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Trigger Finger
    • Wrist Disorders
    • Wrist Fracture
    • Wrist Injuries
    • Wrist Pain
    • Wrist Sprain
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    Background Check for Dr. Merrell

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Indiana.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Yale University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 2001

    Internship Hospital

    Yale School Of Medicine, Department Of Orthopedics
    Complete in 2001

    Residency Hospital

    Yale School Of Medicine, Department Of Orthopedics
    Complete in 2006

    Fellowship Hospital

    Brown University
    Complete in 2007

    Undergraduate Schools

    The Wharton School Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Graduated in 1990
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Merrell & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Merrell's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Indiana University Health Arnett Hospital

    • St. Vincent Indianapolis Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    Office Locations

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    Indiana Hand to Shoulder Center
    8501 Harcourt Rd
    Indianapolis, IN 46260
    (800) 888-4263 (Office)
    B
    Indiana Hand to Shoulder Center
    St. Vincent Medical Center Northeast
    13914 Southeastern Pkwy Ste 201
    Fishers, IN 46037
    (317) 415-9270 (Office)
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    Indiana University Health Arnett
    2600 Ferry St
    Lafayette, IN 47904
    (765) 448-8215 (Office)
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