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Specializes in Rheumatology • Male • Age 54

720 Harrison Ave Ste 401
Boston, MA 02118
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Dr. Merkel's Experience


  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Rheumatology
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis
  • Bursitis
  • Calcium Pyrophosphate Deposition Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Giant Cell Arteritis
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spondylitis
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Takayasu's Arteritis
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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

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Awards & Recognitions


Education & Training

Medical School

Yale University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1988

Residency Hospital

Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
Complete in 1991

Fellowship Hospital

Mass Genl Hospital Harvard Med School

Languages Spoken by Dr. Merkel & Staff

  • English

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