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Paul F. Merrick, MD

Philosophy of Care

Full satisfaction of the healthcare experience for each patient.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.7
Based on 340 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Urology
    • Integrated Oncology Program
    • Years in Practice: 25


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Urology


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Management of prostate cancer through diverse options, erectile dysfunction, bladder cancer, BPH with laser, vasectomies, kidney stones, and incontinence.


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School Rush Medical College
    Graduation Date 05/1989
    Degree M.D.
    Honors with Honors (top 15%)

    School University of Illinois
    Graduation Date 05/1985
    Degree B.S.
    Honors Dean's List

    RESIDENCY
    School Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center
    Title Chief Resident in Urology

  • Memberships

    • American Urological Association (AUA)
    • American Medical Group Association (AMGA)
  • Awards and Accolades

    Name Castle Connely Top Doctor (multiple years)
    Date 01/2000

    Name Top Doctor - U.S. News and World Report
    Date 01/2000

    Name President of DuPage Medical Group (2009 - Present)
    Date 01/2000

    Name Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors 2017
    Date 04/2017

  • Media/Published Articles

    • Intralesional Verapimil in Treatment of Peyronie's Disease - Journal of Urology (Jan 1, 2000)
  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.7
    Based on 340 reviews

    Rating Categories

    The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.


    Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

    Press Ganey Certified Data Integrity

    Ease of scheduling appointments

    4.4
    335 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.8
    336 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.9
    337 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.8
    336 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.8
    336 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.8
    337 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.8
    335 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.9
    337 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.8
    334 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.3
    332 ratings


    Comments (20)

    Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.


    4.4
    Apr 24, 2019
    10 stars, best.  
    4.9
    Apr 16, 2019
    Confident in the abilities of the doctor to address medical issues. I never had a problem with treatment prescribed or his ability to perform procedures.His office visits reflect his demeanor and abilities.  
    4.8
    Apr 10, 2019
    I'm extremely confident and comfortable with the care provided by Dr Merrick.  
    5.0
    Mar 20, 2019
    most exceptional.  
    4.8
    Mar 16, 2019
    I have referred Dr. Merrick to my friends.  
    5.0
    Feb 26, 2019
    I consider Dr. Merrick to be one of the best urologists anywhere. I have the utmost confidence in him and would recommend him to anyone who needs a urologist..  
    5.0
    Feb 26, 2019
    very happy with my care  
    5.0
    Feb 26, 2019
    Very good.  
    5.0
    Feb 07, 2019
    I do not anything negative to say about DuPage Medical Group.  
    1.1
    Feb 07, 2019
    He prescribed medication but wouldn't take my call to discuss my concerns. Very Poor.  
    4.4
    Jan 02, 2019
    Dr Merrick was excellent.   
    3.8
    Dec 05, 2018
    Good  
    5.0
    Dec 04, 2018
    100% I recommend my Doctor!  
    5.0
    Dec 03, 2018
    Dr. Merrick was the third Urologist I have met with regarding my kidney stone issues. He included me in the discussion about my health rather than just telling me about it. He provided me with See more  
    5.0
    Sep 27, 2018
    Dr Merrick was so thorough when explaining the reason for my condition. He was also very easy to talk to.  
    5.0
    Sep 25, 2018
    excellent experience.  
    5.0
    Sep 04, 2018
    I will continue seeing him until he retires.I always recommend him to others when I hear about other peoples health concerns.  
    4.6
    Aug 16, 2018
    I'm very happy with Dr. Merrick  
    5.0
    Jul 03, 2018
    Dr. Merrick is a doctor one can feel confident with and has always understood my concerns over the many years.  
    5.0
    Jun 27, 2018
    Perfectly comfortable with Dr. Merrick  
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