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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 54

4230 Harding Pike Ste 309
Nashville, TN 37205
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Dr. Mertz's Experience

Dr. Mertz's Care Philosophy

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
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  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopic Mucosal Resection
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Manometry
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
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Dr. Mertz says...

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
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  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Malnutrition
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Vomiting Disorders
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Background Check for Dr. Mertz

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

0 Sanctions

  • 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

Baylor College of Medicine
Graduated in 1986

Internship Hospital

Johns Hopkins University
Complete in 1987

Residency Hospital

Johns Hopkins University
Complete in 1989

Fellowship Hospital

University Of California Los Angeles
Complete in 1991

Undergraduate Schools

John's Hopkins U
Graduated in 1982
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Mertz & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish
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