Dr. Michael Merkin, MD

Dr. Michael Merkin, MD

Neurology  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. Michael Merkin, MD is a neurology specialist in Edison, NJ and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from UMDNJ--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in 1985 and specializes in neurology.

34-36 Progress St Ste B3

Edison, NJ 08820

Contact Information

(908) 757-6633

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Headache
very high
more than 99% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vertigo
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Merkin'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.

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

55  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • UMDNJ--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Merkin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Merkin's Reviews

2.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Merkin to family and friends
14 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Merkin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Went to office for a consult. Paid normal specialist co-pay. 5 months later being told that they billed our insurance company as if this doctor's office visit in their shabby little split level building was an out patient hospital visit. Have spent two weeks now trying to contact their office. You...more
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My daughter saw Dr Merkin for tremors and neirocognitive symptoms at the referral of her treating doctor. Dr. Merkin was rude, dismissive and failed to actually get to know they presenting complaints. As my daughter is often. In a cognitive fog and therefore obviously a poor informant on her...more
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