Dr. Merlin Wilson Jr, MD

Rheumatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 74
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Dr. Merlin Wilson Jr, MD
Dr. Merlin Wilson Jr, MD is a rheumatology doctor who practices in New Orleans, LA. He is 74 years old and has been practicing for 49 years. Dr. Wilson Jr is affiliated with Touro Infirmary.

The Rheumatology Group

2633 Napoleon Ave Ste 530

New Orleans, LA 70115

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Dr. Merlin Wilson Jr, MD

Dr. Merlin Wilson Jr, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Wilson Jr's Experience

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Dr. Wilson Jr's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Rheumatology
  • Board certified in Allergy & Immunology, Internal Medicine and Rheumatology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Rheumatology
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Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
    Accredited by: American Board of Allergy & Immunology*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Angioedema
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • 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
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • 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 Sclerosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Charity Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • La State University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Scripps Clin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wilson Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wilson Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wilson Jr to family and friends
3.4
based on 5 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Wilson Jr's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Gonzales, LA |
Dr. Wilson was the only doctor able to diagnose and treat me for JRA years ago. I am still so thankful to him to this day. Have referred many from the Baton Rouge area to him. They don't make 'em like that anymore!
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Dr. Wilson Jr accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Wilson Jr has admitting privileges

Touro Infirmary
1401 Foucher St
New Orleans, LA 70115
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