Dr. Ira Merkel, MD

Dr. Ira Merkel, MD

Gastroenterology*MaleAge 66

Gastroenterology*

Dr. Ira Merkel, MD is a gastroenterologist in Somerset, NJ and has over 39 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Merkel has extensive experience in Pancreatic Disease. He graduated from Autonomous University of Guadalajara School of Medicine in 1984. He is affiliated with medical facilities Saint Peter's University Hospital and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is accepting new patients and telehealth appointments.

Locations

Digestive Disease Center of New Jersey

Digestive Disease Center of New Jersey33 Clyde Rd Ste 105-106 Somerset, NJ 08873
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Digestive Disease Center of New Jersey810 Ryders Ln East Brunswick, NJ 08816
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At a Glance

  • Area of ExpertiseDr. Merkel specializes in the area of Internal Medicine. See board certifications
  • Offers TelehealthThis provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top HospitalPatient Safety Excellence Award™ See hospitals
  • Hospital SatisfactionPatients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals

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Dr. Merkel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Merkel

3.1

25 ratings, 8 with a written review
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What went well
  • Explained conditions well
  • Staff friendliness
What could be improved
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6 people found this helpful
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Diane M Tyler – Jul 04, 2022
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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
  • Wait times
What could be improved
No results
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Tom M – Mar 12, 2022
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What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
5 people found this helpful
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Oct 19, 2021
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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Apr 21, 2020
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What went well
No results
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
5 people found this helpful
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Alvan Small – Dec 10, 2019
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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
  • Wait times
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
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New Brunswick – Nov 02, 2017
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