Dr. Peter Merkel, MD

Dr. Peter Merkel, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Peter Merkel, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1988 and specializes in rheumatology.

725 Albany St Ste 77B

Boston, MA 02118

Contact Information

(617) 638-7460

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Merkel's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Wegener's Granulomatosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Merkel treats Wegener's Granulomatosis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Merkel treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Vasculitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Merkel treats Vasculitis more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Merkel treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arteritis
  • Autoimmune Vasculitis
  • Central Nervous System Vasculitis
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Giant Cell Arteritis
  • Hypersensitivity Vasculitis
  • Lymphocytic Vasculitis
  • Necrotizing Cutaneous Vasculitis
  • Polyarteritis
  • Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Rheumatoid Vasculitis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Takayasu's Arteritis
Autoimmune Diseases
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Merkel treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Merkel treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Merkel's conditions and procedures:

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Cryoglobulinemia
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Takayasu's Arteritis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Peter Merkel, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1988 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

  • Mass Genl Hospital Harvard Med School
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1991
    Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital
    1991
  • 1988
    Yale University
    Medical School
    1988

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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Capital Blue Cross
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO

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