Dr. Scott Merritt, MD

Dr. Scott Merritt, MD

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41 y/o
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Dr. Scott Merritt, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 7 years. He specializes in internal medicine and pediatrics.Read his story

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Dr. Merritt's Experience

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Dr. Merritt's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Merritt's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Merritt "Dr. Merritt is a combined internal medicine and pediatrics physician. He completed his residency training at Albany Medical Center in Albany, New York, and attended medical school at Saba University School of Medicine, where he earned the Dean of Clinical Medicine award for outstanding clinical performance. He spent two years as an Internal Medicine and Pediatrics hospitalist in New York before moving to Tampa. Dr. Merritt is proficient in Russian, and enjoys spending his free time playing all manner of sports and musical instruments with his daughters and family. Dr. Merritt prides himself in integrating his broad educational and life experiences into clinical practice. He is passionate about preventive care, pediatric childhood development, management of chronic conditions such as diabetes, obesity, hypertension, heart disease, and lifestyle modification. He aims to establish genuine health and wellness for his patients."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Merritt "I integrate my broad educational and life experiences into clinical practice to establish genuine well-being for my patients. I am passionate about preventive care, pediatric childhood development, management of chronic conditions such as diabetes, obesity, hypertension, heart disease, and lifestyle modification to establish genuine wellness for my patients. "

2  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

326  Conditions Treated

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60  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Breast Exam
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecological Examination
  • Hearing Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Placement
  • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Removal
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Liver Function Test
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Physical Exams for Sports, School and Summer Camp
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Preventive Care
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • School Physicals
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Sickle Cell Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Spirometry
  • Steroid Injection
  • Strep Test
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Urine Pregnancy Test
  • Vaccination
  • Wellness Examination
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Wofford College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • Saba University / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Albany Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Albany Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Merritt has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Merritt's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Merritt

4.0

Based on 30 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
20%
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What People Say About Dr. Scott Merritt, MD
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Dr. Merritt has great bedside manner. I thought he listened to every concern with genuineness and intent. Unfortunately I was told I'd be contacted within 2 weeks in reference to 2 referrals. It's been about 2 months and I have yet to be contacted. Also, I tried to schedule a 2nd follow-up visit...Read More
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Sep 15, 2018
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After getting my vitals and then sitting in the Examination room for over an hour, I was asked if I could come back in 90 minutes because they had another appointment schedule for the same time. When I asked for my money back (no insurance - paid full price for the visit), the reasoning they...Read More
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Jun 09, 2018
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Dr. Merritt is wonderful, he really cares about helping me get my health back in track. He listens, and advises on the best options for treatment. He possesses a great deal of knowledge.
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Mariangeli – Feb 16, 2018
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Dr. Merritt is a great family doctor. I love that I can go to the same doctor as my kids. Very convenient. Facility is always clean. Front desk people are great and the nurses have always been kind.
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Feb 13, 2018
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I searched for a Board Certified Internal Medicine specialist after we moved to Tampa two years ago and I am so glad that I found Dr. Merritt. I highly recommend him! Dr. Merritt always takes his time to listen to me and my concerns. He always finds the right solution to my medical issues, he is...Read More
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Collene Cook in Tampa, FL – Aug 25, 2017
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