Mark J. Merkens, M.D.

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Dr. Merkens focuses on Neurodevelopmental conditions.  He has a national reputation in the care of persons with Spina Bifida throughout the life span.  He treats children with neurological and sensory feeding disorders.  He also consults on issues in ethics in Pediatrics.

Professional Education

  • Degrees:
    M.D., SUNY Upstate Medical Center, Syracuse, NY, 1972
    B.A., Earlham College, 1968
  • Fellowships:
    Pediatrics, SUNY Upstate Medical Center, Syracuse, NY 1972-75
    General Academic Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University, 1980-82
  • Certification:
    American Board of Pediatrics, 1977

Provider Referral Line

503 346-0640 or 877 346-0640

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