Dr. Gulzar Merchant, MD

Dr. Gulzar Merchant, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 52
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Dr. Gulzar Merchant, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Greenville, SC and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from Aga Khan Medical College, The Aga Khan University in 1991 and specializes in rheumatology.

155B Halton Rd

Greenville, SC 29607

Contact Information

(864) 522-4500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Merchant's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Merchant treats Arthritis more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Merchant treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Merchant treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Merchant treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Merchant treats Osteoporosis more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Merchant treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip

Dr. Merchant's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Amyloidosis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Behçet's Disease
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Dry Eyes
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Goodpasture's Disease
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Lyme Disease
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Systemic Chondromalacia
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Gulzar Merchant, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Greenville, SC and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from Aga Khan Medical College, The Aga Khan University in 1991 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2004
    Wake Forest University Baptist Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2004
  • 1996
    Greenville Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1996
  • 1994
    Greenville Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1994
  • 1991
    Aga Khan Medical College, The Aga Khan University
    Medical School
    1991

Awards

Dr. Merchant's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Merchant

3.1

Based on 34 reviews

5 Stars
44.11764705882353%
(15)
4 Stars
8.823529411764707%
(3)
3 Stars
2.9411764705882355%
(1)
2 Stars
2.9411764705882355%
(1)
1 Star
41.1764705882353%
(14)

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I just saw Dr. Merchant and the whole experience was wonderful. She is very nice, asked me questions about my condition and seemed genuinely interested in my care. Her staff are all friendly and made the first visit for me a great one. I would definitely recommend them.
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I have been seeing Dr Merchant for approx 3 yrs. She has shown to be a very caring, compassionate, as well as dedicated Dr. I was diagnosed with RA by my internist and referred to her. While it did take me a couple of months to get in, the care extended by her and her staff has been exceptional....Read More
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After reading some negative reviews on this and other sites, I was a bit nervous but was pleasantly surprised. She listened carefully, asked a lot of questions, showed caring and concern and gave some natural solutions along with a prescription. I recommend her.
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Dr Merchant is very caring. She made sure that if I had any questions, they were answered The office was clean. The staff was very kind and attentive.
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If i could give no stars I would. Waited 4 months for my appointment, had a previously diagnosed condition and treated and well maintained treatment plan.... tons of documentations with labs, testing, etc. Needed a paper filled out which all my other Drs had no problem doing and she refused. ...Read More
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