Dr. William Merwin Jr, MD

Dr. William Merwin Jr, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. William Merwin Jr, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat, neurotology, and more.

144 Concord Rd

Knoxville, TN 37934

Contact Information

(865) 777-1727

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Ear Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Merwin Jr'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.

3  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Allergy
  • Neurotology

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

82  Conditions Treated

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33  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • North Carolina State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Western Pa Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Of Pittsburgh Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • New York University Med Center Tisch Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Merwin Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Merwin Jr's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Merwin Jr to family and friends
18 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Merwin Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • 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 (1)

First appointment was not too bad except for attitude. He diagnosed me right there but insisted I get a CT scan for which I scheduled an appointment which was more difficult than I thought. CT scan time. Showed up 10 minutes prior to my appointment. Drove an hour to this appointment, waited an...more
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