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Internist, Nephrologist (kidney)
39 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Jim Mertz is Excellent. Dr. Mertz has been reviewed by 13 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 4.3
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 4.5
Bedside Manner 4.3
Spends Time with Me 4.3
Follows Up After Visit 4.5

Specialties & Research

Dr. Jim Mertz, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology.

Education & Awards

Dr. Mertz graduated from University of Kansas , Kansas City. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2012, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2014)


Dr. Mertz has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • St Lukes Hospital Of Kansas City 
  • Bates County Memorial Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Jim I Mertz MD is a male Internist, has 39 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Nephrology.
Where does Dr. Jim I. Mertz practice?
Dr. Jim Mertz has 1 office location.
Dr. Jim Mertz practices Internal Medicine and Nephrology near Kansas City, MO.
See Kansas City Internists and Kansas City Nephrologists.