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Internist, Rheumatologist
29 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(5)
Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Lester Mertz is Excellent. Dr. Mertz has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Promptness 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 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. Lester Mertz, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology.

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Arthritis
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Lyme Disease
  • Polymyositis
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Scleroderma
  • Vasculitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Mertz graduated from Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee. He has 3 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Mertz has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Mayo Clinic Hospital 
  • Mayo Clinic - Arizona 

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Additional Information
Dr. Lester Ervin Mertz MD is a male Internist, has 29 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology.
Where does Dr. Lester E. Mertz practice?
Dr. Lester Mertz has 2 office locations.
Dr. Lester Mertz practices Internal Medicine and Rheumatology near Scottsdale, AZ.
Additional practice locations include: Phoenix, AZ.
See Scottsdale Internists and Scottsdale Rheumatologists.