Dr. Gregory A. Merrell, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery • Male • Age 47

8501 Harcourt Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46260
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Indiana University Health Arnett Hospital
5165 McCarty Ln
Lafayette, IN 47905
St. Vincent Indianapolis Hospital
2001 W 86th St
Indianapolis, IN 46260

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Indiana Hand to Shoulder Center
Indiana Hand to Shoulder Center
8501 Harcourt Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46260
Indiana Hand to Shoulder Center
St. Vincent Medical Center Northeast
13914 Southeastern Pkwy Ste 201
Fishers, IN 46037
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    Dr. Merrell's Experience

    Dr. Merrell's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Hand Surgery
    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
    • Arm Surgery
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • De Quervain's Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Elbow Replacement
    • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
    • Excision of Radius or Ulna
    • Fracture Care
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Neuroplasty
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Peripheral Nerve Block
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Steroid Injection
    • Tendon Transfer
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    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
    • Wrist Fusion
    • Wrist Replacement
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    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bone Disorders
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chondrocalcinosis
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Elbow Bursitis
    • Elbow Disorders
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Foot Conditions
    • Fracture
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Ganglion Cyst
    • Glenoid Labrum Tear
    • Gout
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hand Contracture
    • Hand Fracture
    • Hand Injury
    • Hand Pain
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
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    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteopenia
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Scapular Fracture
    • Shoulder Diseases
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Shoulder Pain
    • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spine Disorders
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Torticollis
    • Trigger Finger
    • Wrist Disorders
    • Wrist Fracture
    • Wrist Injuries
    • Wrist Pain
    • Wrist Sprain
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Indiana.
    • 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

    Yale University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 2001

    Internship Hospital

    Yale School Of Medicine, Department Of Orthopedics
    Complete in 2001

    Residency Hospital

    Yale School Of Medicine, Department Of Orthopedics
    Complete in 2006

    Fellowship Hospital

    Brown University
    Complete in 2007

    Undergraduate Schools

    The Wharton School Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Graduated in 1990

    Other Education

    Awards-Marshall Urist Award For Study Of Bone Healing
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Merrell & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Merrell's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Indiana University Health Arnett Hospital

    • St. Vincent Indianapolis Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. Merrell's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.5 out of 5

    60 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.7 out of 5

    61 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.8 out of 5

    61 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Under 10 minutes

    59 responses

    Experience with Dr. Merrell

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.5 out of 5

    62 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.6 out of 5

    62 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.5 out of 5

    62 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.5 out of 5

    62 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Indiana Hand to Shoulder Center
    8501 Harcourt Rd
    Indianapolis, IN 46260
    (800) 888-4263 (Office)
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    Indiana Hand to Shoulder Center
    St. Vincent Medical Center Northeast
    13914 Southeastern Pkwy Ste 201
    Fishers, IN 46037
    (317) 415-9270 (Office)
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    Indiana University Health Arnett
    2600 Ferry St
    Lafayette, IN 47904
    (765) 448-8215 (Office)
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