John C Merriam, MD

Accepting New Patients


Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

  • Cataracts

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center


  • French
  • Swedish


  • Male

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622 W 168th Street
Suite 3-305
New York, NY 10032
Disabled Accessible

Insurance Accepted


  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO


  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield

  • EPO
  • HMO
  • PPO

Health Net (PHS)

  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom PPO
  • Liberty PPO
  • POS

Physicians Health Services

  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)

  • POS
  • PPO

*Please contact the provider’s office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • Harvard Medical School
  • Internship: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Residency: Children's Hospital of Boston
  • Residency: Massachussetts Eye & Ear Infirmary
  • Fellowship: University of California-San Francisco Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
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