Dr. David Merin practices Emergency Medicine in Orange, CA. Dr. Merin assesses patients who seek immediate medical attention at any time of day or night. Emergency Medicine Physicians are trained to efficiently work with each patient and situation no matter how acute or life-threatening. Dr. Merin examines patients, determines means of testing, diagnoses conditions, and decides the best treatment methods.
Education and Training
Tulane Univ Sch of Med, New Orleans La 1997
Tulane University School of Medicine 1997
Emergency MedicineAmerican Board of Emergency MedicineABEM
- Loma Linda Univ Med Ctr, Emergency Medicine
- Loma Linda University Med Center
- Loma Linda University Medical Center Program
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