Dr. John Merling, MD

Dr. John Merling, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
Dr. John Merling, MD is a family medicine specialist in Wilmington, OH and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in family medicine.

1184 W Locust St

Wilmington, OH 45177

Contact Information

(937) 382-1616

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
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Dr. Merling's Experience

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

Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

131  Conditions Treated


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30  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Mole Removal
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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.


  • Xavier University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • St Elizabeth Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • St Elizabeth Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Fellow AAFP, 1996
Media & Publications

Dr. Merling has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Merling's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Merling to family and friends
12 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Merling's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Been going to Dr Merling for years and absolutely love him. He is also my children's pediatrician. I completely trust him with all my medical concerns. He genuinely cares about his patients and is always to answer all my questions.
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Always wants to give me a Pap smear, even though I come in for a cold. Would never have him be my Gyno, has given me wrong prescriptions, totally incompetent. His staff is worse, always wait on hold even though I'm the only one on the line. When I go in for my appointment they sit behind the glass...more
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