Dr. Wesley Merritt, MD

Dr. Wesley Merritt, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
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Age 44
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Dr. Wesley Merritt, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Allen, TX and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center in 2000 and specializes in pain medicine and pain medicine anesthesiology.

1111 Raintree Cir Ste 170

Allen, TX 75013

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Chronic Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Merritt'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.

2  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

54  Conditions Treated

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29  Procedures

  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Cervical Medial Branch Neurotomy
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Ganglion Impar Block
  • Intercostal Nerve Block
  • Lumbar Discography
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Block
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Lumbar Transforaminal Injection
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Occipital Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Third Occipital Nerve Block
  • Thoracic Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Facet Joint Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Trinity U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of Oklahoma Hsc In Tulsa
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Merritt has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Merritt's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Merritt to family and friends
30 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Merritt's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr. Merritt is an extremely caring and knowledgeable doctor. I have been seeing him for about six years now and he has really helped me. My pain has truly improved and is now at a manageable level. I would recommend him to anyone who has pain.
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Very conscientious, easy to talk to, and explains things in layman terms. I would highly recommend him to anyone that has persistent pain. Great Dr.
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Excellent Dr.Great Listener and cares about your general well being. Truly tries to help. I would highly recommend him to any one that is experiencing pain!
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Extremely disrespectful with elderly patients. Always late. So much that it is a discussion among his own office staff. Roxann McKinney TX
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Dr. Merritt, is one of my favorite doctors to visit. He does not waste your time, but he does ensure all your questions and concerns are answered. He goes out of his way to help his patients with finding specialists that are specialized for your issue. I have always been met with a warm handshake...more
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