Dr. Howard Merzel, MD

Dr. Howard Merzel, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Howard Merzel, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Penfield, NY and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Wisconsin in 1984 and specializes in gastroenterology.

441 Penbrooke Dr

Penfield, NY 14526

Contact Information

(585) 385-9775

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Independent Health
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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

Diverticulosis, Intestinal
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ulcer
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Merzel'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.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

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

84  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • St Elizabeths Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • St Elizabeths Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Merzel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Dr. Merzel's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Merzel to family and friends
12 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Merzel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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