Dr. Michael J. Mertens, MD

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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 45

5045 Old Hickory Blvd
Hermitage, TN 37076
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Tristar Summit Medical Center
5655 Frist Blvd
Hermitage, TN 37076

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Summit Medical Associates
Summit Medical Associates
5045 Old Hickory Blvd
Hermitage, TN 37076
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    Dr. Mertens' Experience

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine

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    • Family Practice
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1997

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Tn College Of Med
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Mertens & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Mertens' Hospital Quality

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    4.1
    • 18 responses
    • 2 reviews

    4.1 out of 5

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    5 out of 5
    - in Mt Juliet, TN |

    Dr Mertens has been our family doctor for 7 years and has treated me and my 5 children. He has proven to be a caring and competent family physician. He has always taken the time to explain conditions, ask and answer questions with patience and understanding.

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    1 out of 5
    - in Mt. Juliet, TN |

    Mertens is all about the money and doesn't care about his patients

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    Is Dr. Mertens accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
    • Aetna
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    • Humana
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    Summit Medical Associates
    5045 Old Hickory Blvd
    Hermitage, TN 37076
    (615) 883-6545 (Office)
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