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Specialties & Research
Dr. Lina Merlino, MD is board certified in Pediatrics.
Education & Awards
Dr. Merlino graduated from New York Medical College, Valhalla.
Dr. Merlino has 9 hospital affiliations:
- Staten Island University Hospital North
- St Vincent's Midtown Hospital
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Merlino accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- MVP Health Care Preferred Care - 19 plans
- United Healthcare - 16 plans
- HIP Health Plan of New York - 29 plans
- Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield - 13 plans
- Unicare - 12 plans
- Univera Healthcare - 1 plan
- Fidelis Care - 4 plans
- Neighborhood Health Plan (NHP) - 1 plan
- Oxford Health Plans - 3 plans
- Cigna - 12 plans
- Humana - 5 plans
- Capital District Physicians Health Plan - 4 plans
- The Empire Plan (UHC) - 1 plan
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- Where does Dr. Lina R. Merlino practice?
Dr. Lina Merlino practices Pediatrics near Staten Island, NY.
See Staten Island Pediatricians.