Dr. Dorothy Merritt, MD

Dr. Dorothy Merritt, MD

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Internal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
59 y/o
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Dr. Dorothy Merritt, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Dickinson, TX and has been practicing for 31 years. She specializes in internal medicine.

St Elizabeth's Family Care

676 FM 517 Rd W

Dickinson, TX 77539
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Merritt's Experience

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Dr. Merritt's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Merritt "I am an internist who practices primary care, but is passionate about getting to root causes of disease. I integrate preventative, nutritional, genomic and environmental medcine into day to day practice. In addition to primary care, I do IV EDTA Chelation , Nexalin Tx for mood and sleep disorders, Microcurrent for pain, Electrogastrograms for IBS, noninvasive MCGs for heart evals, Thermography and Esteck Body Scans. I love working with a challenging patient who wants to get well."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

287  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Chelation Therapy
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Electrogastrogram
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • IV Therapy
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Physical Examination
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • University of Kansas / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Baylor Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Baylor University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Merritt has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Merritt's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Merritt to family and friends
42 total reviews (17 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (42)

  • 5
    (28)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Merritt's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (17)

Dr merritt always been with my family prime care, she knows her medical and been treating my family for almost a decade.
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Bad Doctor, BAD CLINIC! Lots of unsatisfied customers.
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I WOULD RECOMMEND DR MERRITT TO ALL.SHE HAS DONE A WONDERFUL JOB WITH MYSELF & MY WIFE.MY WIFE COULD NOT HARDLY EAT ANYTHING WITHOUT HAVING TREMENDOUS PAIN AFTER. THIS WENT ON FOR MORE THAN 25 YEARS . DR MERRITT SAW HER & DISCUSSED HER SYMPTOMS & AFTER JUST A FEW VISITS, MY WIFE CAN NOW EAT A LOT...more
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First visit very informative. Nurse taking info and PA were both nice and didn't make me feel rushed. Good experience.
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She explain all test and how the body works and she will use alternative ways to treat your illness . Dr. Merritt also treat illness with CHELATION THERAPY. Its a wonderful THERAPY .
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