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Dr. Merritt J Vanpelt has the following 1 specialty
- Emergency Medicine
An emergency physician is a doctor who is an expert in handling conditions of an urgent and extremely dangerous nature. These specialists work in the emergency room (ER) departments of hospitals where they oversee cases involving cardiac distress, trauma, fractures, lacerations and other acute conditions.
Emergency physicians are specially trained to make urgent life-saving decisions to treat patients during an emergency medical crisis. These doctors diagnose and stabilize patients before they are either well enough to be discharged, or transferred to the appropriate department for long-term care.
Dr. Merritt J Vanpelt has the following 3 expertise
Dr. Merritt J Vanpelt is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Self-verified patient of Dr. Merritt J Vanpelt - Posted on June 22nd, 2018
I saw this doctor in the ER. She had the audacity to bill me $406 twice for seeing me. She literally spent all of 3 minutes with me when I came in and then when she discharged me. The fact that her bedside manner is horrible and I was disappointed in her care, coupled with the money hungry nature I witnessed, warrants a one star review. I also called my insurance company and appealed this and they said she documented that she spent >30 minutes with me when I came in and when I was discharged. She is not only dishonest but is fraudulent in her billing. Avoid seeing her at all costs.
Dr. Vanpelt is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
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Locations & DirectionsABINGTON EMERGENCY PHYSICIAN ASSOCIATES PC, 1200 Old York Rd, Abington, PA
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