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    Dr. Merlin L. Hamer, MD

    Orthopaedic Surgery, Hand Surgery

    • (858) 554-9100

    Dr. Hamer's Overview

    Dr. Hamer graduated from the Loma Linda University School of Medicine in 1967. He works in La Jolla, CA and specializes in Orthopaedic Surgery and Hand Surgery. Dr. Hamer is affiliated with Scripps Green Hospital and Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla.

    Dr. Hamer's Experience

    Years in Practice: 49

    Dr. Hamer's Specialties

    Orthopaedic Surgery, Hand Surgery

    Dr. Hamer's Education & Training

    Medical School: Loma Linda University School of Medicine; Graduated 1967

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    Dr. Hamer's Accepted Insurance

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    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Savings Plus of CA
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
    • Blue Sheild CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield CA Basic PPO
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    Dr. Hamer's Office Information & Appointments

    Office Locations

    Scripps Clinic
    Scripps Clinic Medical Group

    10666 N Torrey Pines Rd Ms113
    La Jolla, CA 92037
    (858) 554-9100


    Office Hours and Information

    Fax: (858) 554-5952

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    Accepting New Patients: Yes

    Medicare Accepted: Yes

    Medicaid Accepted: No

    Monday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Tuesday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Wednesday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Thursday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Friday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Saturday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Sunday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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