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James J Merrill MD

Cardiac Electrophysiologist | Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

(26)
2050 Meadowview Parkway Kingsport TN, 37660
Rating

4/5

About

Dr. James Merrill is a Cardiac Electrophysicist practicing in Kingsport, TN. Dr. Merrill performs testing procedures on patients hearts electrical system in order to assess timing and abnormalities associated with electrical activities of the heart. Adult Cardiac Electrophysiologists are trained to treat irregular heartbeats, and carry out electrophysiology studies or ablations.

Education and Training

Univ of Wa Sch of Med, Seattle Wa 1986

Duke University School of Medicine 1993

University of Washington School of Medicine 1986

Board Certification

Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM

Provider Details

MaleEnglish

Treatments

  • Heart Disease
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Coronary Artery Disease (cad)

Residency

  • Duke Univ Med Ctr, Cardiovascular Diseases; Dallas Co Hp-Parkland Mem, Internal Medicine  
  • Parkland Memorial Hospital  
  • Duke University Hospital Program   

James J Merrill MD's Practice location

Practice At 2050 Meadowview Parkway

2050 Meadowview Parkway -
Kingsport, TN 37660
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New patients: 423-230-5000
Fax: 423-230-5097

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Patient Experience with Dr. Merrill


4.0

Based on 26 reviews

James J Merrill MD has a rating of 4 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 26 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Cardiac Electrophysiologist in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

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Nearby Providers

Nearest Hospitals

WELLMONT HOLSTON VALLEY MEDICAL CENTERl

130 WEST RAVINE ROAD KINGSPORT TN 37662

Head northeast on Meadowview Parkway 3535 ft
Turn left onto South Wilcox Drive (SR 126) 2.3 mi
Make a sharp left onto East Sevier Avenue 5083 ft
Turn right onto Broad Street 428 ft
Turn left onto West Ravine Road 512 ft
Turn right 462 ft
You have arrived at your destination, on the right

INDIAN PATH MEDICAL CENTERl

2000 BROOKSIDE DR KINGSPORT TN 37660

Head northeast on Meadowview Parkway 424 ft
Take the ramp on the right 996 ft
Merge left onto I 26 1933 ft
Take the ramp on the right 1410 ft
Merge left onto Sullivan Gardens Parkway (TN 93) 948 ft
Continue straight onto South John B Dennis Highway (TN 93) 3794 ft
Continue straight onto S John B Dennis Hwy (TN 93) 1.4 mi
Continue straight onto N John B Dennis Highway (TN 93) 3.4 mi
Turn left onto Pavilion Drive 52 ft
Turn left onto North John B Dennis Highway (SR 93) 857 ft
Turn right 241 ft
Turn left 251 ft
You have arrived at your destination, on the right

FRANKLIN WOODS COMMUNITY HOSPITALl

300 MED TECH PARKWAY JOHNSON CITY TN 37604

Head northeast on Meadowview Parkway 424 ft
Take the ramp on the right 996 ft
Merge left onto I 26 15.1 mi
Take the ramp on the right 910 ft
Make a slight right 771 ft
Merge left onto North State of Franklin Road (TN 381) 4720 ft
Turn left onto Knob Creek Rd 584 ft
Turn right onto Med Tech Parkway 1852 ft
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit 679 ft
You have arrived at your destination, on the right