Dr. Merrill Benson, MD

Clinical PathologyMaleAge 83

Dr. Benson
Accepting new patients

Indiana Pediatric Pathology Institute Inc

635 Barnhill Dr Indianapolis, IN 46202

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(317) 274-4806

Dr. Merrill Benson, MD is a Clinical Pathology Specialist in Indianapolis, IN and has over 56 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Vermont / College of Medicine medical school in 1965. He is affiliated with IU Health Methodist Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Benson to book an appointment.

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Dr. Benson's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Anemia
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Back Pain
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bursitis
  • Chronic Pain
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gout
  • Heart Disease
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization Administration
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Polymyositis
  • Proteinuria
  • Ringworm
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wheezing

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About Me


Dr. Merrill Benson, MD is a Clinical Pathology Specialist in Indianapolis, IN and has over 56 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from...Read more


  • Clinical Pathology

Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology


Boston University Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
Boston City Hospital
Residency Hospital
Bellevue Hospital Center
Residency Hospital
Bellevue Hospital Center
Internship Hospital
University of Vermont / College of Medicine
Medical School


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Dr. Benson frequently treats Heart Disease, Arthritis, and Osteoarthritis. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Benson treats.

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Dr. Benson's office is located at 635 Barnhill Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46202. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Indiana Pediatric Pathology Institute Inc635 Barnhill Dr Indianapolis, IN 46202

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IU Health Methodist Hospital

Indianapolis, IN

69% Patient Experience Rating, Equal to the national average