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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 72

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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for West Virginia.

    1 Sanction

    • Felony conviction  (5/15/2009)
    • Action Taken: Surrender
    • Summary: Dr. John Vincent Merrifield; License # 09156

      Nature of Complaint:

      The Circuit Court of Kanawha County on 06-29-2008 found the physician guilty of the felony offense of Gross Neglect Creating a Substantial Risk of Serious Bodily Injury or Death.

      Action Taken:

      The physician has Surrendered his license to practice medicine in the State of West Virginia and shall not apply to the West Virginia Board of Medicine for licensure in the future.

    • State: West Virginia

    0 Board Actions

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

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    West Virginia University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1968

    Internship Hospital

    Charleston Meml Hospital
    Complete in 1969

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Merrifield & Staff

    • English
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