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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Female • Age 47

19441 Golf Vista Plz Ste 320
Lansdowne, VA 20176
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Dr. Merrill's Experience

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Dr. Merrill's Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Procedures Dr. Merrill Performs

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery

Conditions Dr. Merrill Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Reston Hospital Center
1850 Town Center Pkwy
Reston, VA 20190

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Virginia Eye Center
Virginia Eye Center
19441 Golf Vista Plz Ste 320
Lansdowne, VA 20176
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    Dr. Merrill's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Glaucoma Surgery
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    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Astigmatism
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Blepharitis
    • Blocked Tear Duct
    • Cataract
    • Corneal Erosion
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Dry Eyes
    • Floaters
    • Glaucoma
    • Migraine
    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Presbyopia
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
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    Background Check for Dr. Merrill

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Virginia.

    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

    Georgetown University
    Graduated in 1998

    Internship Hospital

    Fairfax Hospital
    Complete in 1999

    Residency Hospital

    Georgetown University Hospital
    Complete in 2004
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Merrill & Staff

    • English
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Merrill's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Merrill

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.5
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    4.5 out of 5

    Dr. Merrill's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.6 out of 5

    14 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.8 out of 5

    14 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.7 out of 5

    14 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    13 responses

    Experience with Dr. Merrill

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.6 out of 5

    14 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.8 out of 5

    14 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.9 out of 5

    14 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.8 out of 5

    14 responses

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    • Yes.

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    Virginia Eye Center
    19441 Golf Vista Plz Ste 320
    Lansdowne, VA 20176
    (703) 858-9800 (Office)
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