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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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Dr. Merla saw more digestive tract conditions patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Merla saw more vascular disease patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Merla saw more hemorrhoid patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Merla saw more peripheral vascular disease (PVD) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Merla saw more obesity patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Merla saw more benign polyps patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Merla saw more colon polyps patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Merla saw more pain patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Merla saw more cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Merla saw more gastritis patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Merla saw more acid reflux patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Merla saw more diverticulosis patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Merla saw more hiatal hernia patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Merla saw more hernia patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Merla saw more constipation patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Merla saw more indigestion patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Merla saw cerebral palsy 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. Merla saw more gas patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Merla saw more diabetes patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Merla saw more type 2 diabetes patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Merla saw anal cancer 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. Merla saw more H. pylori patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Merla saw more liver condition patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Merla saw lupus 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. Merla saw more hemorrhage patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Merla saw more diverticulitis patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Merla saw more anemia patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Merla saw liver failure 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. Merla saw rectal cancer 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. Merla saw more diarrhea patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Locations

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

Office
790 E Bonita Ave
Pomona, CA 91767
2,457 miles away
Office
1866 N Orange Grove Ave
Pomona, CA 91767
2,458 miles away
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Credentials
  • Guntur Medical College
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 2001

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Gastroenterology
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine

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 2019)
  • San Antonio Regional Hospital
    C
    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
  • Capital Health Plan
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fallon Health
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • Health Net
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthNow New York
  • HealthPlus
  • 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
  • MagnaCare
  • 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