Dr. Joseph Merola, MD

Dr. Joseph Merola, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 38
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Dr. Joseph Merola, MD is a dermatologist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from New York University in 2005 and specializes in dermatology and rheumatology.

221 Longwood Ave

Boston, MA 02115

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Locals (any local)
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Rash
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 97% of peers
Psoriasis
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Merola'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.

2  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Rheumatology

3  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

129  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • New York University
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital - Internal Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • New York University Medical Center - Dermatology
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital - Rheumatology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Harvard Medical School
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Merola has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Merola's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Merola to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Merola's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr Merola is a nice guy and a superb physician. He immediately knew what my diagnosis was and carefully explained it in a way that i could understand. It was very reassuring for me to listen to him. He did a superb job on a delicate biopsy for me. I didn't feel any pain at all. I completely...more
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