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Dermatologist (skin), Internist
6 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joseph Merola is Excellent. Dr. Merola has been reviewed by 12 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 4.9
Courteous Staff 4.9
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 15 areas:
  • Acne (Acne Vulgaris)
  • Acne Rosacea
  • Connective Tissue Diseases
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Discoid Lupus Erythematosus
  • Lupus Vulgaris
  • Melanoma
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • STD (Sexually Transmitted Diseases)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Scleroderma
  • Skin Cancer
  • Vasculitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Merola graduated from New York University. He has 2 awards.

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


Dr. Merola has 3 hospital affiliations:

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


  • French

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Additional Information
Dr. Joseph F Merola MD and MMSC is a male Dermatologist, has 6 years of experience and practices in Dermatology and Internal Medicine.
Where does Dr. Joseph F. Merola practice?
Dr. Joseph Merola has 1 office location.
Dr. Joseph Merola practices Dermatology and Internal Medicine near Boston, MA.
See Boston Dermatologists and Boston Internists.