Dr. Paul Merkel, DPM

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Dr. Paul Merkel, DPM
Dr. Paul Merkel, DPM is a podiatry doctor who practices in Rochester, NY. Dr. Merkel is affiliated with Rochester General Hospital.

1404 Portland Ave Ste 3

Rochester, NY 14621

Contact Information

(585) 266-1940

Dr. Paul Merkel, DPM

Dr. Paul Merkel, DPM

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Bunion
very high
more than 99% of peers
Foot Conditions
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hammer Toe
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Podiatry
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Board Certifications

Dr. Merkel does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Bunionette
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Ulcer of Foot
  • Warts
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Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot Surgery
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

Education data for Dr. Merkel is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Merkel has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Merkel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Merkel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Merkel to family and friends
4.3
based on 16 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Merkel'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 Comments (2)
Rochester, NY |
I love Dr Merkel. Recommend him to friends
in Rochester, NY |
Very willing to treat emergency needs. On call fast response time.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Merkel accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Access
    Blue Access PPO
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Advantage Plus
    Blue Advantage PPO
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna EPO
  • EmblemHealth
    GHI PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
    Excellus BlueCross BlueShield HMO
    Excellus BlueCross BlueShield PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO
    MVP Health Plan Inc
  • UnitedHealthCare
    AARP Medicare Complete Essential HMO
    Basic PPO
    Choice Plus POS

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Hospitals where Dr. Merkel has admitting privileges

Rochester General Hospital
1425 Portland Ave
Rochester, NY 14621
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