Dr. Christopher Merifield, MD

Dr. Christopher Merifield, MD

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Dr. Christopher Merifield, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Everett, WA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med in 1987 and specializes in pain medicine.

4027 Hoyt Ave

Everett, WA 98201

Contact Information

(425) 304-8476

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Dr. Merifield's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chronic Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Merifield treats Chronic Pain more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Merifield treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Merifield treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Merifield treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Fibromyalgia
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Merifield treats Fibromyalgia more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Merifield treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia

Dr. Merifield's conditions and procedures:

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Fibromyalgia
Fracture
Headache
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Knee Disorders
Low Back Pain
Migraine
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Block
Polyneuropathy
Postherpetic Neuralgia
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Steroid Injection
Trigger Point Injection
Upper Back Pain

About Me

Biography

Dr. Christopher Merifield, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Everett, WA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med in 1987 and specializes in pain medicine.

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • University Of Louisville Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • Maricopa Med Center
    Residency Hospital
  • 1987
    Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    1987

Awards

Dr. Merifield's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Merifield

2.2

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
23.529411764705884%
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4 Stars
5.882352941176471%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(1)
1 Star
64.70588235294117%
(11)

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He is very critical about my previous doctor who retired. He doesn't read my chart to see everything that has been tried in the past. He has no compassion and I feel as if he doesn't think I am in pain. He wants to stop medications I'm taking and doesn't think I need RFA, even though I tell him...Read More
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Dr. Merifield is new to a practice that has a great reputation. He’s not well suited there. He said no one should take even low dose opioids unless they have cancer. He admitted he knew nothing about my disease, but he rolled his eyes and scoffed at the treatments of every specialist I’ve seen...Read More
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This Dr. Is confused in what his job is he preaches any thing 10 weeks post op has no pain incredible that he can sit across from you and tell you that you have zero pain and then he goes on to say he will prescribe meds he is comfortable with after being told there is zero pain .What is Dr. ?...Read More
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This Dr. Has The ability to tell a patient if they are in pain incredible He states that anything ten weeks post op is no need of pain meds then goes on to preach that he will prescribe meds that he is comfortable with what is it meds or not? Simply said he has no care for the patient it's about...Read More
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I saw Dr. Merifield 10 years ago after 2 years of chronic pain. He said it wasn't okay that I was on so much medicine and that I needed to be taken off. I was incredulous. He said the pills were having an opposite effect. He sent me to a pain therapist and slowly started tapering me off the...Read More
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