Glendale Adventist Medical Center - Adventist Health
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Specialty
Orthopedic Surgery
Primary Address
1500 E. Chevy Chase Dr., Suite 401
Glendale, CA 91206
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Phone
(818) 863-4446
Fax
(818) 863-4984
Certification
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Medical School
Univ. of Southern California
Internship
USC University Hospital (MSO)
Residency
USC University Hospital (MSO)
Gender
Male
Additional Comments
“I strive to be a pioneer in my field – constantly developing new techniques and using new technology to improve the health and wellness of my patients.” - Philip Merritt, MD Dr. Merritt specializes in arthritis and total joint replacement. For more than two decades, he has pioneered work in the orthopedic field and has used state-of-the-art medical procedures in the operating room and outpatient surgical centers. Dr. Merritt regularly performs corrective surgery on previously performed or failed joint replacements and offers a special expertise in total hip and knee arthroplasty. He is currently serving as medical director of the Orthopedic Center at Glendale Adventist. Dr. Merritt is one of few physicians nationwide currently playing a leading role in testing cutting-edge medical procedures for total joint replacements. He is recognized by many in the medical community for his various research contributions and innovations. He has written and published materials for some of the most widely used orthopedic medical textbooks and has authored and published dozens of clinical research papers. Dr. Merritt has also given hundreds of lectures on orthopedics and joint replacement techniques both in the United States and internationally.