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Dr. Edward Merker, MD

Family Medicine
2.9 (19)
Accepting new patients
42 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Edward Merker, MD

Dr. Edward Merker, MD is a Family Medicine Specialist in Pleasantville, NY. They specialize in Family Medicine, has 42 years of experience. They graduated from A Einstein Col Med Yeshiva Univ|Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital, NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital, NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center, NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center and Phelps Hospital.

Dr. Merker works at NewYork Presbyterian Medical Group Queens Fresh Meadows Multispecialty in Pleasantville, NY. They are accepting new patients and accepts CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield and UnitedHealthCare as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Merker's Office Locations

  1. 1
    North Star Medical Group
    180 Marble Ave, Pleasantville, NY 10570 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (914) 769-7300

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  • NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital
  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • Phelps Hospital

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    Jan 22, 2022
    Dr. Merker is the best. Caring and thorough. I've been seeing him for more than 40 years, and thanks to him I'm still kickin'.
    Richard10570 — Jan 22, 2022
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    About Dr. Edward Merker, MD

    Specialties
    • Family Medicine
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    Years of Experience
    • 42 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, French
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    NPI Number
    • 1588653109
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Overlook Hosp
    Residency
    Internship
    • Barnes Jewish Hospital|Overlook Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • A Einstein Col Med Yeshiva Univ|Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
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    Dr. Edward Merker, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Merker is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Merker has an average wait time of 31 – 45 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. Merker has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Merker works at NewYork Presbyterian Medical Group Queens Fresh Meadows Multispecialty in Pleasantville, NY. View the full address on Dr. Merker’s profile.

    19 patients have reviewed Dr. Merker. The overall rating for this provider is 2.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Merker.

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