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About Dr. Matthew J Merliss

Dr. Matthew J Merliss, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Sun Valley, CA. He has 39 years of experience. His specialties include Sleep Medicine, Neurology and Neurological Surgery. Dr. Merliss is affiliated with Enloe Medical Center Esplanade. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

23 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Matthew J Merliss is Great. Dr. Matthew J Merliss has been rated by 23 patients. From those 23 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Matthew J Merliss is 4.3 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Serra Community Medical Clinic

9375 San Fernando Rd
Sun Valley, CA 91352
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Specialties

Dr. Matthew J Merliss has the following 3 specialties

  • Sleep Medicine

    A sleep medicine specialist is specially trained in diagnosing and treating disorders involving sleep.
    Sleep disorders such as sleep apnea, restless leg syndrome and insomnia are very common and can often cause other serious health issues, such as depression, asthma, and migraines. Sleep medicine specialists often work in sleep centers where they observe a patient while sleeping and monitor brain waves, behavior, and vital signs in order to identify the causes of sleep disturbance, or an inability to sleep (insomnia).
    Sleep medicine specialists treat patients through advising on sleep hygiene, providing cognitive behavioral therapy, using light therapy, or medical sleep aides.

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Neurological Surgery

    A neurological surgeon is a physician who surgically treats disorders of the nervous system, which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves.
    In addition to treating trauma of the head and spine, these doctors also treat disorders like epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    Neurological surgeons can perform surgical procedures on the brain, such as stereotactic surgery, microsurgery, endoscopic surgery, stereotactic radiosurgery, and endovascular image guided methods.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Matthew J Merliss has the following 12 expertise

  • Brain Surgery
  • Stroke
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Glioblastoma
  • Craniotomy
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Laminectomy
  • Insomnia
  • Aneurysm
  • Brain Tumor
  • Migraine Disorders

Dr. Matthew J Merliss has 2 board certified specialties

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Board Certifications

Dr. Matthew J Merliss is Board Certified in 2 specialties

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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    39 Years Experience

  • Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine

    Graduated in 1979

  • U S Department Of Veterans Affairs

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Please contact the office for more information.

Locations & Directions

Serra Community Medical Clinic, 9375 San Fernando Rd, Sun Valley, CA
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