Dr. Merrick Horn, DPM

Dr. Merrick Horn, DPM

Sports Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
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Dr. Merrick Horn, DPM is a sports medicine specialist in North Miami Beach, FL and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from WILLIAM SCHOLL COLLEGE OF PODIATRIC MEDICINE in 1988 and specializes in sports medicine, podiatry sports medicine, and more.Read his story

909 N Miami Beach Blvd Ste 401

North Miami Beach, FL 33162

Contact Information

(305) 949-4189

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
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Dr. Horn's Experience

Dr. Horn'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 Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Horn's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Horn "Dr. Merrick Horn is board certified, and re-certified by the American Board of Podiatric Medicine. He is also certified, and re-certified as a credentialed pain practitioner by the American Academy of Pain Management. He has also been a member of the American College of Sports Medicine, and the American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine for more than 20 years. Dr. Horn is a practicing podiatrist with a subspecialty in sports injuries related to the lower leg, ankle and foot. He uses his knowledge of being a former athlete in serving his patients in the prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation of sports injuries. Dr. Horn was an accomplished NCAA gymnast, and was a member of the gold medal winning 1981 USA Gymnastic team competing in the World Maccabiah Games. He also served as a personal trainer specializing in lower extremity rehabilitation. Dr. Horn provides his expertise not only to professional, collegiate, and high school athletes, but to athletes of all levels. As a specialist in comprehensive lower leg, ankle, foot, and toenail problems Dr. Horn utilizes the latest technology available to serve the needs of his patients. EDUCATION: Undergraduate: University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, Michigan 1984 - Bachelor of Arts Medical School: William Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine - Chicago, Ill 1988- Doctor of Podiatric Medicine CREDENTIALS: Board Certified: American Board of Podiatric Medicine - 1994 Re-certified - 2014 Diplomate: American Academy of Pain Management Professional Affiliations: American College of Sports Medicine American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine American College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedics and Medicine American Podiatric Medical Association American Academy of Pain Management American Professional Wound Care Association American Academy of Podiatric Practice Management Florida Podiatric Medical Association Broward County Podiatric Medical Association Personal Podiatrist for Local High School, College, and Professional Athletes Coach of youth Basketball, Football, and Soccer for over 15 years Former gymnast, and 4 year letterwinner / Captain - University of Michigan Member of US World Maccabiah Games team - 1981-Haifa, Israel University of Michigian Gymnastics "Wall of Fame" Member of Wolverine Letterwinners "M" Club Former Personal Trainer with specialty in lower extremity conditioning "


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  • Sports Medicine
  • Emergency Sports Medicine
  • Podiatry Sports Medicine
  • Sports Medicine Orthopedic Joint Reconstruction
  • Sports Medicine Pain Management
  • Sports Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
  • Sports Preventive Medicine
  • Sports Rehabilitation Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Podiatric Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Bunion
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Joint Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Ulcer of Foot


  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Extracorporeal Shockwave
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Joint Drainage
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Stem Cell Therapy
  • Wound Care and Management

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.


  • University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
    Medical School | Graduated 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Horn's Reviews

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Dr. Horn's Performance

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Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (26)

I have visited Dr. Horn's office several times in the past 2 yrs and with each visit the staff has always been pleasant and efficient and the wait time is not very long (10-15mins). Dr Horn is also pleasant and takes time to thoroughly explain what the issue is and how to resolve it. I would...more
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I went to see Dr. Horne after fracturing my left foot 8 weeks ago. Dr.Horne and his terrific, warm, and friendly office staff always greeted me with a cheerful smile and always treated me in a professional manner. I was taken on time ( even though one time I was late for my appointment) ! Dr...more
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Dr. Horn is a great podiatrist! Very helpful and educated. I shadowed Dr. Horn and he genuinely cares for each and everyone of his patients. I would highly recommend him to anyone!
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He was great!!!! Very friendly and knew it all
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Definitely recommend! Dr. Horn was very gentle, kind and knowledgeable. His experience was obvious as he knew exactly what my problem was, and how he wanted to treat it. The staff is consistently friendly and accommodating. He is one doctor I truly enjoy seeing. I highly recommend him...more
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