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Katherine Merkle

Dr. Merkle is a family practitioner in the Albany area.
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Conditions treated

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Dr. Merkle saw more pain patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Merkle saw more back problems patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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16k doctors
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8.1k doctors
Dr. Merkle saw more chronic pain patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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6.3k doctors
Dr. Merkle saw more neck pain patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Merkle saw more spine condition patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Merkle saw more back pain patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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1.7k doctors
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1.7k doctors
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846 doctors
Dr. Merkle saw spondylolisthesis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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6.9k doctors
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6.9k doctors
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3.5k doctors
Dr. Merkle saw degenerative disc disease (DDD) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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3.7k doctors
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3.7k doctors
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1.9k doctors
Dr. Merkle saw scoliosis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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7.3k doctors
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7.3k doctors
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3.7k doctors
Dr. Merkle saw more sciatica patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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12k doctors
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12k doctors
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6.2k doctors
Dr. Merkle saw sprained joint patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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6.9k doctors
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6.9k doctors
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3.5k doctors
Dr. Merkle saw spondylosis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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9.2k doctors
Dr. Merkle saw more headaches patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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9.7k doctors
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9.7k doctors
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4.8k doctors
Dr. Merkle saw fibromyalgia patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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2.6k doctors
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2.6k doctors
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1.3k doctors
Dr. Merkle saw sprained neck patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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12k doctors
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6.0k doctors
Dr. Merkle saw migraine patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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7.7k doctors
Dr. Merkle saw abnormal breathing patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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3.4k doctors
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3.4k doctors
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1.7k doctors
Dr. Merkle saw sprained shoulder patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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5.0k doctors
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5.0k doctors
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2.5k doctors
Dr. Merkle saw herniated disc patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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6.7k doctors
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6.7k doctors
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3.3k doctors
Dr. Merkle saw spinal stenosis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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7.7k doctors
Dr. Merkle saw constipation patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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9.7k doctors
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4.9k doctors
Dr. Merkle saw pinched nerve patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Merkle saw digestive tract conditions patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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7.8k doctors
Dr. Merkle saw peripheral neuropathy patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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16k doctors
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7.8k doctors
Dr. Merkle saw neuropathy patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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9.1k doctors
Dr. Merkle saw arthritis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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38k doctors
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Dr. Merkle saw cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Merkle saw osteoarthritis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Merkle saw vascular disease patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Merkle saw sinus condition patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
Locations

Dr. Merkle sees patients and can be reached at the following location.

Samaritan Heartspring Wellness Center
534 Pleasant View Way NW
Albany, OR 97321
2,497 miles away
  • Spanish

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Credentials
  • Western University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 2011

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Family Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Family Medicine
    3. Adolescent Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Family Medicine
    3. Geriatric Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Family Medicine
    3. Sports Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Family Medicine
    3. Sleep Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Family Medicine
    3. Addiction Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Family Medicine
    3. Bariatric Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Family Medicine
    3. Hospice And Palliative Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Family Medicine
    3. Adult Medicine

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Merkle is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Samaritan Albany General Hospital
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Banner Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Options
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Dean Health Plan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fallon Health
  • First Choice Health
  • FirstCare Health Plans
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Hawaii Medical Assurance Association
  • Health Net
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Heritage Provider Network
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Hometown Health
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Moda Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Oregons Health COOP
  • PacificSource
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Presbyterian Health Plan
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Scott and White Health Plan
  • SelectHealth
  • SynerMed
  • TRICARE
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Unity Health Insurance
  • ValueOptions
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield