Dr. Benjamin Merrifield, MD

Dr. Benjamin Merrifield, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Benjamin Merrifield, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Olympia, WA. He is 49 years old and has been practicing for 20 years.

500 Lilly Rd NE Ste 204

Olympia, WA 98506

Contact Information

(360) 413-8250

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Merrifield

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas

new

See how frequently Dr. Merrifield performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 97% of peers
Benign Tumor
very high
more than 94% of peers
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Merrifield's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

1

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
1

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
72

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Pouchitis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vomiting Disorders

More

Read More
6

Procedures

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Manometry

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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.

Education

  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Merrifield has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Merrifield does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Merrifield and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Merrifield's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Merrifield to family and friends
4.0
based on 1 review

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

  • 5
    (0)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Merrifield's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Are you Dr. Merrifield?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Dr. Merrifield

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Merrifield accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Group Health Cooperative
    Coop Core
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Preferred Provider Network PPN

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Merrifield has admitting privileges

Providence St. Peter Hospital
413 Lilly Rd NE
Olympia, WA 98506
View Hospital Profile

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Gastroenterology
(24)
Gastroenterology
(16)
Gastroenterology
(7)
Gastroenterology
(7)
Gastroenterology
(12)
Gastroenterology
(12)
Gastroenterology
(16)
Gastroenterology
(11)
Gastroenterology
(7)
Gastroenterology
(5)