Specialist in treating shoulder, hand, elbow, and wrist injuries and conditions
Mollie Hanlon MS, NP-C, MBA
Medical Assistant: Christina L.
Executive Assistant: Shari C.
Indianapolis - Northside
Monday - Friday: 8am - 5pm
Greg A. Merrell, MD received his medical degree from Yale University. He continued at Yale for his orthopaedic residency. Dr. Merrell received his fellowship training in upper extremity and microvascular surgery from Brown University.
Dr. Merrell has special interests in wrist arthritis, fracture care, minimally invasive surgery of the elbow and wrist, as well as conditions of the shoulder. His research interests include the study of bone healing. Dr. Merrell won the Marshall Urist American Orthopaedic Association award for his research on bone healing. He has written a number of journal articles and book chapters on minimally invasive treatment of scaphoid fractures. He was the invited author from the Journal of Hand Surgery to describe his minimally invasive surgery for the treatment of tennis elbow. Dr. Merrell served as team physician for the 2002 Search for Genghis Khan Expedition to Mongolia. This expedition was featured on a Discovery Channel documentary. Dr. Merrell has an active research program established.
Dr. Merrell is an Associate Editor for the Journal of Hand Surgery.
3 words to describe yourself
Humble, kind, thoughtful
Favorite place in the world
Anywhere with family and friends
A recent RV trip through the South, fresh fish from the gulf grilled for dinner hours later
Something interesting/unique about you
Went to Mongolia to search for Genghis Khan’s burial…didn’t find him!
What are your hobbies?
Cooking, snowboarding, reading nonfiction
If you had to eat one meal, every day for the rest of your life, what would it be?
Tacos, because you can put anything in there and make it taste great
My visits to see Dr. Merrell & the Indiana Hand to Shoulder Center are always a very good experience. Everyone there is very friendly and professional. I get excellent care.
Wharton School of Business University of Pennsylvania
Yale University School of Medicine
Yale Department of Orthopaedics
Hand Surgery Fellowship