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Dr. Paul Merkle II, MD

Orthopedic Surgery*
5.0 (1)
Map Pin Small Odessa, TX
Accepting new patients
34 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Paul Merkle II, MD

Dr. Paul Merkle II, MD is an Orthopedic Surgeon in Odessa, TX. They specialize in Orthopedic Surgery, has 34 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine. Dr. Merkle II, completed a residency at L A Co Usc Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Merkle II an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Merkle II works at Practice in Odessa, TX with other offices in Corpus Christi, TX, Dallas, TX and Los Angeles, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Hip Fracture, Femur Fracture and Femoral Neck Fracture along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Blue Cross Blue Shield 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. Merkle II's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Acute Orthopedic Care Specialists PLLC
    540 W 5th St Ste 350, Odessa, TX 79761 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (432) 332-7500
  2. 2
    Miguel A. Berastain M.D. P.A.
    7121 S Padre Island Dr Ste 106, Corpus Christi, TX 78412 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (317) 805-4640
  3. 3
    Tennessee HB Medical Services PC
    13737 Noel Rd Ste 1600, Dallas, TX 75240 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (214) 712-2248
  4. 4
    Lac-USC Medical Center
    1200 N STATE ST, Los Angeles, CA 90089 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (323) 226-2170

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Hip Fracture
Femur Fracture
Femoral Neck Fracture
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Tibial Fracture
Hip Replacement
Hip Replacement with Robotic Assist
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Bone Cancer
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Broken Arm
Broken Neck
Bursitis
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Bursitis of Hip
Coccygeal Pain
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Fibular Fracture
Foot Fracture
Fracture of Hand and Fingers
Gait Abnormality
Gout
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Hip Sprain
Hip Tendinitis
Humerus Fracture
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Pain
Knee Fracture
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lupus
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Miner's Knee
Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteopenia
Patellar Fracture
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Pelvic Fracture
Piriformis Syndrome
Pyogenic Arthritis
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rib Fracture
Runner's Knee
Sacral Fracture
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica
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Scoliosis
Shoulder Fracture
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Sternum Fracture
Thoracic Compression Fracture
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Wrist Fracture
Bunion Surgery
Excision of Femur or Knee
Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot Fracture Treatment Open
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hip Dislocation
Joint Drainage
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
Meniscus Surgery
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Open Hip Fracture Treatment
Partial Hip Replacement
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
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    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 34 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    • 1962549717
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • L A Co Usc Medical Center
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    Dr. Merkle II has seen patients for Hip Fracture, Femur Fracture and Femoral Neck Fracture, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Merkle II on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

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