Dr. Merlin Wilson Jr., MD

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Specializes in Rheumatology • Male • Age 73

2633 Napoleon Ave Ste 530
New Orleans, LA 70115
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Dr. Wilson Jr.'s Experience

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Dr. Wilson Jr.'s Specialties

  • Rheumatology

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Hospital Quality

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Touro Infirmary
1401 Foucher St
New Orleans, LA 70115

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
The Rheumatology Group
The Rheumatology Group
2633 Napoleon Ave Ste 530
New Orleans, LA 70115
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    Dr. Wilson Jr.'s Experience

    Specialties

    • Rheumatology

    Board Certifications

    • Allergy & Immunology
    • Internal Medicine
    • Rheumatology
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    • Allergy Shots
    • Allergy Skin Testing
    • Allergy Testing
    • Allergy Treatment
    • Joint Drainage
    • Steroid Injection
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    • Acute Sinusitis
    • Allergic Reaction
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Angioedema
    • Ankylosing Spondylitis
    • Arthritis
    • Asthma
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bleeding Disorders
    • Bone Disorders
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Dermatomyositis
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Eye Infections
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Foot Conditions
    • Gout
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hives
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Itchy Skin
    • Knee Disorders
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
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    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Pollen Allergy
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Polymyositis
    • Psoriatic Arthritis
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Raynaud's Disease
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Scleroderma
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Sinusitis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Skin Infections
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spondylitis
    • Still's Disease
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Temporal Arteritis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vasculitis
    • Wegener's Granulomatosis
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    Background Check for Dr. Wilson Jr.

    Malpractice Claims not available

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    0 Sanctions

    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Graduated in 1968

    Internship Hospital

    Charity Hospital
    Complete in 1969

    Residency Hospital

    La State University Hospital
    Complete in 1972

    Fellowship Hospital

    Scripps Clin
    Complete in 1976
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Wilson Jr. & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

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    Dr. Wilson Jr.'s Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Wilson Jr.

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.0
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    3 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wilson Jr. to family and friends

    3 out of 5

    4 responses

    Dr. Wilson Jr.'s Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    2.5 out of 5

    4 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.8 out of 5

    4 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    2.3 out of 5

    4 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    3 responses

    Experience with Dr. Wilson Jr.

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3 out of 5

    4 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3 out of 5

    3 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    2.3 out of 5

    4 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    2.5 out of 5

    4 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    • Yes.

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    The Rheumatology Group
    2633 Napoleon Ave Ste 530
    New Orleans, LA 70115
    (504) 899-1120 (Office)
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