Dr. Merl Charles, MD

Dr. Merl Charles, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Male  |  
Age 76
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Merl Charles, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in San Francisco, CA. He is 76 years old and has been practicing for 50 years.

400 Parnassus Ave Ste A550

San Francisco, CA 94143

Contact Information

(415) 353-2350

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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Vitamin D Deficiency
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more than 29% of peers
Bone Disorders
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more than 17% of peers
Hyperlipidemia
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more than 11% of peers

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Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Endocrinology & Metabolism
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Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
15

Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Osteopenia
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Univ Of Ca
    Medical School | Graduated 1967
  • Walter Reed Genl Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1968
  • Walter Reed Genl Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1971
  • University Of California-San Francisco
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Charles has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Cantonese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Charles accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Basic HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Vitalidad Plus California Con Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Select PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Charles has admitting privileges

UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus
505 Parnassus Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94143
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