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Nischita Merla, MD

Dr. Merla is a gastroenterologist in the Pomona area. She is affiliated with Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center and San Antonio Regional Hospital.
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Top 25%
1.6k doctors
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1.6k doctors
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824 doctors
Dr. Merla saw more digestive tract conditions patients than 95% of similar doctors in the LA area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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1.7k doctors
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1.7k doctors
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853 doctors
Dr. Merla saw more vascular disease patients than 95% of similar doctors in the LA area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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434 doctors
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434 doctors
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217 doctors
Dr. Merla saw more hemorrhoid patients than 95% of similar doctors in the LA area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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988 doctors
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988 doctors
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493 doctors
Dr. Merla saw more peripheral vascular disease (PVD) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the LA area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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1.2k doctors
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1.2k doctors
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606 doctors
Dr. Merla saw more obesity patients than 95% of similar doctors in the LA area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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332 doctors
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333 doctors
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166 doctors
Dr. Merla saw more benign polyps patients than 95% of similar doctors in the LA area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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191 doctors
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192 doctors
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95 doctors
Dr. Merla saw more colon polyps patients than 95% of similar doctors in the LA area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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1.8k doctors
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1.8k doctors
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877 doctors
Dr. Merla saw more cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients than 85% of similar doctors in the LA area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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1.9k doctors
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1.9k doctors
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947 doctors
Dr. Merla saw more pain patients than 95% of similar doctors in the LA area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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445 doctors
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445 doctors
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222 doctors
Dr. Merla saw more gastritis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the LA area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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924 doctors
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923 doctors
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461 doctors
Dr. Merla saw more acid reflux patients than 95% of similar doctors in the LA area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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219 doctors
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219 doctors
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109 doctors
Dr. Merla saw more diverticulosis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the LA area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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127 doctors
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126 doctors
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63 doctors
Dr. Merla saw more hiatal hernia patients than 95% of similar doctors in the LA area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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551 doctors
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551 doctors
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275 doctors
Dr. Merla saw more hernia patients than 95% of similar doctors in the LA area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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754 doctors
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754 doctors
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376 doctors
Dr. Merla saw more constipation patients than 95% of similar doctors in the LA area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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134 doctors
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134 doctors
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67 doctors
Dr. Merla saw more indigestion patients than 95% of similar doctors in the LA area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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216 doctors
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216 doctors
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108 doctors
Dr. Merla saw more gas patients than 95% of similar doctors in the LA area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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68 doctors
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68 doctors
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34 doctors
Dr. Merla saw cerebral palsy patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the LA area. Learn more.
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1.6k doctors
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1.6k doctors
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817 doctors
Dr. Merla saw more diabetes patients than 85% of similar doctors in the LA area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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1.5k doctors
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1.5k doctors
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737 doctors
Dr. Merla saw more type 2 diabetes patients than 85% of similar doctors in the LA area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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12 doctors
Top 15%
13 doctors
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6 doctors
Dr. Merla saw anal cancer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the LA area. Learn more.
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82 doctors
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82 doctors
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41 doctors
Dr. Merla saw more H. pylori patients than 95% of similar doctors in the LA area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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901 doctors
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901 doctors
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450 doctors
Dr. Merla saw more liver condition patients than 95% of similar doctors in the LA area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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158 doctors
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157 doctors
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78 doctors
Dr. Merla saw lupus patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the LA area. Learn more.
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172 doctors
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172 doctors
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86 doctors
Dr. Merla saw Parkinson's disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the LA area. Learn more.
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725 doctors
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724 doctors
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362 doctors
Dr. Merla saw more hemorrhage patients than 95% of similar doctors in the LA area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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739 doctors
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739 doctors
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369 doctors
Dr. Merla saw more atrial fibrillation (Afib) patients than 75% of similar doctors in the LA area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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230 doctors
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229 doctors
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114 doctors
Dr. Merla saw more diverticulitis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the LA area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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1.3k doctors
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1.3k doctors
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649 doctors
Dr. Merla saw more anemia patients than 95% of similar doctors in the LA area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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5 doctors
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5 doctors
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2 doctors
Dr. Merla saw liver failure patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the LA area. Learn more.
Locations

Dr. Merla sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

Office
790 E Bonita Ave
Pomona, CA 91767
2,561 miles away
Office
1866 N Orange Grove Ave
Pomona, CA 91767
2,562 miles away
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Credentials
  • Guntur Medical College
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 2001

Hospital affiliations

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

  • Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2018)
  • San Antonio Regional Hospital
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2018)

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
  • Capital Health Plan
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fallon Health
  • Health Net
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Heritage Provider Network
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Hill Physicians
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Indiana University Health Plan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Moda Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Oregons Health COOP
  • Pomco
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Priority Health
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Security Health Plan
  • SynerMed
  • TRICARE
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield