Ira Samuel Merkel , MD

Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology

(732) 873-9200

Digestive Disease Center Of New Jersey Llc
33 Clyde Rd Ste 102
Somerset, NJ 08873

Overview

Dr. Merkel graduated from the Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara Facultad De Medicina in 1984. He works in Somerset, NJ and 2 other locations and specializes in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Merkel is affiliated with Saint Peters University Hospital and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 37 Years

Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Education & Training

Medical School: Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara Facultad De Medicina

Graduation Date: in 1984

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Saint Peters University Hospital
  • Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

Specialties: Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Advantage EPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Select
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • AmeriHealth Advantage
  • Amerihealth Hospital Advantage
  • Amerihealth Local Value Network - EPO - PPO MRF
  • Amerihealth Local Value Network EPO POS + PPO
  • Amerihealth Local Value Network HMO HMO + POS
  • Amerihealth Regional Pref Ntwk EPO POS + PPO
  • Amerihealth Regional Pref Ntwk HMO HMO + POS
  • Amerihealth Regional Preferred Network HMO, HMO+, POS, POS+ MRF
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS PPO
  • Capital BC PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Emblem HIP Select PPO
  • Empire Blue Priority NY
  • Empire PPO
  • Empire Prism EPO Blue Priority
  • Harvard Pilgrim PPO
  • Highmark Community Blue PPO
  • HMO Local Value
  • HMO Preferred
  • Horizon Advantage EPO
  • Horizon BCBS OMNIA - TIER1
  • Horizon Direct Access
  • Horizon HMO
  • Horizon OMNIA
  • Horizon POS
  • Horizon PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Local Value
  • Local Value Network POS+
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oscar Circle
  • Oscar Circle Plus
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • PHCS PPO
  • PPO
  • PPO 6000 Series
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • Regional Preferred
  • Regional Preferred POS+
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Merkel's Office Information

Digestive Disease Center Of New Jersey Llc
33 Clyde Rd Ste 102
Somerset, NJ 08873
(732) 873-9200

Fax: (732) 287-3169
Website: www.ddcofnj.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: No
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Doctor Merkel's Other Office Information

Digestive Disease Center Of New Jersey Llc
810 Ryders Ln
East Brunswick, NJ 08816
(732) 238-0923

Fax:(732) 225-7022
Website:www.ddcofnj.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Robert Wood Johnson Endosurgical Center
800 Ryders Ln
East Brunswick, NJ 08816
(732) 432-6880

Fax:(732) 243-2688
Website:www.rwjbh.org
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon6:30 AM-3:00 PM
Tue6:30 AM-3:00 PM
Wed6:30 AM-3:00 PM
Thu6:30 AM-3:00 PM
Fri6:30 AM-3:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-