Peter F. Merkle, M.D., P.A.
Diplomate American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Fellow American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery


Curriculum Vitae


EDUCATION

FELLOWSHIP: Foot and Ankle Surgery; Hospital For Special Surgery, New York, New YorK July 1, 1987 - July, 1988

RESIDENCY: Orthopaedic Surgery, McLaren General Hospital, Flint Michigan
July 1, 1983 - June 30, 1987

INTERNSHIP: Internal Medicine; McLaren Generally Hospital, Flint Michigan
July 1, 1982 - June 30, 1983

M.D. DEGREE: Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Graduated June, 1982

PREMEDICAL: Fairfield University, 1978, Cum Laude; Major - Biology; Minor Chemistry

 

LICENSURE

Michigan Medical License No. 046062, issued January, 1984; renewed January 1987, expiration date January 31, 2002
New York License No. 16900-1, issued March, 1987, Inactive
Florida Medical License No. 51275, issued August 3, 1988, expiration date January 31, 2000
California Medical License No. G61439, Issued September 28, 1987 expiration date January 31, 2001

 

HONORS

Premedical Honor Society, Alpha Epsilon Delta
Fairfield University, Cum Laude, 1978
brownwell Seminar Research Award, 1986
Fellow, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery, 1992

 

CERTIFICATION

Ilizarov Technique Course, 1991
Advanced Cardiac Life Support, April 18, 1987
Advanced Trauma Life Support, March 6, 1987
Midas rex Psychomotor Course, May 12-14, 1986
Foot and Ankle Society Residency Review Committee
Update on Foot and Ankle Arthritis 1996

 

RESEARCH PAPERS

Bilateral Acetabular Fractures, A Case Report
The Pullout Strength of Screws from Methylemethacrylate
Simultaneous Anterior and Posterior Hip Dislocation
Bilateral Central Fracture Dislocation of the Acetabulum Resulting From Alcohol Withdrawal
Prosthetic Replacement of the First Metatarsophalangeal Joint

 

BOARDS

Board Eligible in Orthopaedic Surgery, June 30, 1987
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Part 1, Passed July 24, 1987
Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery, July 13, 1990
Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, February 20, 1992