Amit Merchea, M.D.

  1. General Surgeon
  2. Colon and Rectal Surgeon

Location

  1. Jacksonville, Florida

Languages

English
  1. Colon cancer
  2. Crohn's disease
  3. Rectal cancer
  4. Ulcerative colitis
  • Colon and rectal cancer
  • Ulcerative colitis
  • Crohn's disease
  • Benign diseases of the colon and rectum
  • Diverticular disease
  • Presacral tumors
  1. 2013
    Clinical Fellowship - Colon and Rectal SurgeryMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2012
    Resident - General SurgeryMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 2007
    MDSaint Louis University School of Medicine
  4. 2003
    MS - Medical Imaging SciencesFinch University of Health Sciences / Chicago Medical School
  5. 2002
    BS - Mathematics and StatisticsUniversity of Western Ontario

Certifications

  1. 2014
    Colon & Rectal SurgeryAmerican Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
  2. 2013
    General SurgeryAmerican Board of Surgery

Awards and honors

  1. 2014
    Brandeis University Executive Leadership Program in Health Policy & Leadership ScholarAmerican College of Surgeons/American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
  2. 2004
    Alpha Omega Alpha Research FellowSaint Louis University School of Medicine
  3. 1999
    Ontario Scholar AwardOntario Ministry of Education
  4. 1999
    Entrance ScholarshipUniversity of Western Ontario
  5. 1999
    Faculty Tuition ScholarshipUniversity of Western Ontario

Professional memberships

  1. 2016 - present
    ChairDRG Committee
  2. 2016 - present
    FellowAmerican Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
  3. 2015
    Physician MemberDRG Committee
  4. 2015 - present
    Site RepresentativePlummer Project, Mayo ClinicFlorida Committee
  5. 2015 - present
    Co-ChairSurgical Supplies and Technology Team, Surgical Committee - Florida, Clinical Practice Committee - Florida
  6. 2015 - present
    Physician MemberMayo School of Health Sciences Subcommittee, Education Committee
  7. 2015 - present
    Site RepresentativeCancer Center, Colorectal Specialty Council, Mayo Clinic Clinical Practice Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  8. 2014 - 2015
    Co-CoordinatorMorbidity & Mortality Conferences, Department of Surgery
  9. 2014 - present
    MemberSociety for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
  10. 2013 - 2015
    Associate FellowAmerican College of Surgeons
  11. 2013 - present
    MemberRobotics Committee, Mayo Clinic in Florida
  12. 2013 - present
    Physician MemberOperations Coordination Resources Allocation (OCRA) - Manage to Reimbursement (MTR)
  13. 2012 - 2016
    MemberNew Technologies Committee, American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
  14. 2012 - 2016
    MemberAmerican Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
  15. 2012
    MemberSteering Committee, 2012 Mayo Young Investigators Research Symposium
  16. 2012 - present
    MemberSelf-Assessment Committee, American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
  17. 2011 - 2012
    Vice PresidentMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  18. 2011 - 2012
    Resident/Fellow RepresentativeMayo Graduate Medical Education Committee
  19. 2010 - 2012
    Candidate MemberAmerican Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
  20. 2007 - 2013
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association
  21. 2007 - 2013
    MemberAmerican College of Surgeons
  22. 2004 - 2005
    Project CoordinatorSt. Louis University Chapter, American Medical Student Association
  23. 2003 - 2013
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
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