Dr. Peter Merkel, MD

Dr. Peter Merkel, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
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
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Wegener's Granulomatosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vasculitis
very high
more than 94% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Merkel'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

  • Rheumatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

57  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Merkel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Merkel's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Merkel to family and friends
3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Merkel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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