Dr. Tara Merritt, MD
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The performance pediatrics team is preparing to take the field as we bring our unique and personalized approach to sports medicine to North Georgia in August 2012. At Performance Pediatrics & Sports Medicine our playbook is based on small town service and cutting edge medical care. Our commitment to personalized medical service and coaching is deeply rooted in the practice founder, Dr. Tara Merritt's experience as a lifelong athlete. Having ran at the collegiate level at a Division 1 school, Dr. Merritt and the team at Performance Pediatrics and Sports Medicine is dedicated to helping North Georgia's young athletes keep active, healthy and growing.

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Biography

Dr. Tara Merritt, MD is a sports medicine doctor who practices in Watkinsville, GA. She is 42 years old and has been practicing for 15 years. Dr. Merritt is affiliated with Athens Regional Medical Center.

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Dr. Merritt's Reviews

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based on 14 total surveys (2 with reviews)
Dr. Merritt's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Reviews (2)
Athens, GA |
Dr. Merritt is incredible. She is thorough , passionate and so knowledgeable in her field. She is a mother and an athlete...she covers all the bases!
in Bogart GA |
She is amazing! Spent time explaining my daughters problem and was extremely knowledgeable.
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Dr. Merritt's Care Philosophy

The performance pediatrics team is preparing to take the field as we bring our unique and personalized approach to sports medicine to North Georgia in August 2012. At Performance Pediatrics & Sports Medicine our playbook is based on small town service and cutting edge medical care. Our commitment to personalized medical service and coaching is deeply rooted in the practice founder, Dr. Tara Merritt's experience as a lifelong athlete. Having ran at the collegiate level at a Division 1 school, Dr. Merritt and the team at Performance Pediatrics and Sports Medicine is dedicated to helping North Georgia's young athletes keep active, healthy and growing.

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 Sports Medicine
  •  Board certified in Internal Medicine, Pediatric Sports Medicine and Pediatrics
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatric Sports Medicine
  • Pediatrics

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Education

  • Medical School
    St George's University

    Graduated in 2002

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Sports Medicine

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