Dr. Merlin Wilson Jr, MD

Dr. Merlin Wilson Jr, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 75
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Dr. Merlin Wilson Jr, MD is a rheumatology specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1968 and specializes in rheumatology and allergy & immunology.

2633 Napoleon Ave Ste 530

New Orleans, LA 70115

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Autoimmune Diseases
high
more than 87% of peers
Arthritis
high
more than 86% of peers
Systemic Sclerosis
normal
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Wilson Jr'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

  • Rheumatology
  • Allergy & Immunology

3  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*

50  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wilson Jr to family and friends
5 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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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)

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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