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Dr. Joseph Frank Merola MD is a male Dermatologist, has 5 years of experience and practices in Dermatology, Internal Medicine, and Rheumatology.
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Dr. Joseph Merola has 2 office locations.
Brigham and Womens Hosp.
221 Longwood Ave
Fenway - Kenmore - Audubon Circle - Longwood, Boston, MA 02115

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Locations and availability (2)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(8)
Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joseph Merola is Excellent. Dr. Merola has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.9
  • Currently 3.875 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.9
  • Currently 3.875 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joseph Merola, MD is board certified in Dermatology and Internal Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 18 areas:
  • Acne (Acne Vulgaris)
  • Acne Rosacea
  • Connective Tissue Diseases
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Discoid Lupus Erythematosus
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Lupus Vulgaris
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • STD (Sexually Transmitted Diseases)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Scleroderma
  • Skin Cancer
  • Vasculitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Merola graduated from New York University. He has 3 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2012)
Top Ten Doctors (2012)
Rheumatology, Back Bay, Boston, MA

Affiliations

Dr. Merola has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Brigham and Women's Hospital 
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center 
  • Brigham & Women's Dermatology 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Merola accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Tufts Health Plans - 2 plans
  • United Healthcare - 14 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts - 9 plans
  • Unicare - 11 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 14 plans
  • Aetna - 3 plans

Languages

  • French

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Where does Dr. Joseph F. Merola practice?
Dr. Joseph Merola practices Dermatology, Internal Medicine, and Rheumatology near Boston, MA.
See Boston Dermatologists, Boston Internists, and Boston Rheumatologists.