Skip to content

    Physician Directory

    Find a Doctor

    Merlin L. Hamer, MD

    Orthopaedic Surgery, Hand Surgery

    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: 50

    Dr. Hamer's Specialties

    Orthopaedic Surgery, Hand Surgery

    Dr. Hamer's Education & Training

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

    Dr. Hamer's Rating

    Rate This Doctor

    Overall Rating


    • Explains conditions & treatments
    • Takes time to answer my questions
    • Provides follow-up as needed
    • View All Ratings

    Dr. Hamer's Accepted Insurance

    Please verify insurance information directly with your doctor's office as it may change frequently.

    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Savings Plus of CA
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
    • Blue Shield CA 2017 I&F HMO - CoveredCA
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus Savenet
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze 60 PPO SHOP
    • View More

    Dr. Hamer's Office Information & Appointments

    Office Locations

    Scripps Clinic
    Scripps Clinic Medical Group

    10666 N Torrey Pines Rd Ms213
    La Jolla, CA 92037
    (858) 554-9100


    Office Hours and Information

    Fax: (858) 554-5952

    Practice Website:

    Accepting New Patients: Yes

    Medicare Accepted: Yes

    Medicaid Accepted: No

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

    Other Physicians in Dr. Hamer's Practice

    Office Locations