About Dr. Ayub A Merchant MD

Dr. Ayub A Merchant, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Greenville, SC, with another office in Greenville, SC. His specialties include Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Merchant is affiliated with Bon Secours-St Francis Hospital and Greer Memorial Hospital. He speaks English.

Dr. Merchant has received 3 awards.

Rating Overview

15 Ratings with 4 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ayub A Merchant is Good. Dr. Ayub A Merchant has been rated by 15 patients. From those 15 patients 4 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Ayub A Merchant is 3.5 of 5.0 stars.

Locations

Dr. Ayub A Merchant has 2 locations

get directions GASTROENTEROLOGY ASSOCIATES
200 Patewood Dr Ste B200
Greenville, SC 29615
get directions Gastroenterology Associates
317 Saint Francis Dr Ste 170
Greenville, SC 29601

Specialties

Dr. Ayub A Merchant has the following 2 specialties

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Ayub A Merchant has the following 10 expertise

  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Celiac Disease
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Constipation
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Acid Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Colonoscopy

Reviews

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Poor Communication

I had test done over 2 weeks ago and still have not heard anything

Easy Appointment
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bed side manner?

It took the good doctor a full day to tell me the results of the tests when he knew them immediately. He did not talk to me, the patient til the next day. His bedside manner is lacking. The procedure went well. The next day I was to be released and it was 3:30 before it happened so I was charged another day in the hospital.My insurance company really likes that.

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Dr. Ayub Merchant

I have IBS and reflux disease. Dr. Merchant is my Physician of choice. He is thorough, knowledgeable, kind, gentle and answers all my questions. He takes the time to explain things to you in a manner you will understand. His nurse Taylor is so kind and understanding. When I had a problem, she called the next day to see how I was doing. The staff is great also. If you choose Dr. Merchant you will not be disappointed.

Wait time
5 minutes
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Good Listener

A superior diagnostician needs to be a superior listener. Dr. Merchant has that quality along with his medical skills. His communication skills are also excellent.

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20.0 minutes
Easy Appointment
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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2015)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2013, 2011)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013, 2011)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Merchant is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

  • University Hospital Suny Stony Brook

    Residency

  • Dr. Ayub A Merchant Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS South Carolina
    • BCBS South Carolina
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana National POS
  • Multiplan
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

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