James O. Merritt IV M.D.

Hip, Joint Replacement & Revision, Knee, Shoulder
5
Verified Patient Rating: 5 (72 patient reviews and ratings)
210 Village Center Boulevard
Myrtle Beach, SC 29579

Patient Reviews

The following are reviews from patients of Dr. Merritt.

“Excellent!”
– Robert R.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“The doctor was on time. The interaction was excellent, and he was very knowledgeable and caring for my condition.”
– Dale S.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“I have always had a good, direct experience with Dr. Merritt. He is able to quickly and translate results and potential outcomes.”
– Theodore M.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Dr. Merritt performed a knee replacement on me today. He has an excellent bedside manner and is very professional. He and the staff at Carolina Bone and Joint Surgery Center were terrific. Best procedure ever!”
– Tommy B.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Dr. Merritt always takes the time to explain all options and procedures. Always a pleasure to work with him and his staff.”
– Steve B.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Excellent with great results!”
– John K.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Dr. Merritt is absolutely the best. He has always been very professional but also like a friend.”
– Kenneth W.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“I had both knees successfully replaced with no issues.”
– Janice B.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“A professional, friendly, doctor, and staff.”
– Elizabeth L.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Friendly caring professional took time to make you feel that you were getting the best care possible. No complaints would highly recommend. So glad to know that some medical practice still cares and have time to answer your concerns very very, very pleased.”
– Dana D.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Very friendly and helpful. Finally got some answers about my issues. Will try suggestions given. I would recommend this practice to others.”
– Barbara R.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Very pleasant and informative. The staff was very pleasant.”
– Bonnie R.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“I’m impressed. The Dr. communicated well with me. He also gave me a good idea about what to do and what to expect during the recovery process from my injury.”
– Scott W.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Excellent.”
– William H.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Dr. Merritt was great. Listens well to my problems and treats me accordingly. Sure is nice to have a Physician with a great personality as well. The staff was well.”
– Tyrone V.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“The service was quick I didn't wait a long time in the waiting room I didn't expect a long time in the back the doctor was pleasant the needle was painless, and I'm afraid of needles, and I'm looking forward to returning to get whatever needs to get done to my knee.”
– Jeff S.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“I love dr merit. Very friendly and very professional.”
– Kimberly L.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“I am pleased with my experience, very professional.”
– Charles B.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Dr. Merritt listened very well to the patient ME and came up with two ideas for getting me well. Thanks”
– Diane F.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“He was comprehensive l like the way he explained everything to where I could understand. He's very polite and understanding. It was a pleasure to visit there thank you all.”
– Brenda G.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“I was on time with my scheduled appointment. The doctor was friendly and professional. Diagnosed my problem and gave me a bursa injection. No pain when injected, very gentle.”
– Pat C.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“The office staff is friendly, and Dr. Merritt takes time to listen to your needs. He tries to make you feel as comfortable as possible.”
– Kathleen D.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“I was shocked and most thankful because twice making a last moment appointment I got through for treatment. The pain relief I received was priceless. My knee feels great and again, Thank you, Dr. Merritt and staff.”
– William H.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“He was a good listener. He asked to the point questions about my symptoms. I had an x-ray the same day. Future appts for follow-up made the same day. Efficient!”
– Janice C.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Dr. Merritt was obvious in options and explanations. He was very approachable and offered an opportunity that would be done today in the office that would improve my condition.very satisfied with the visit. Office staff helpful and friendly.”
– Daniel D.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“I was able to get an appointment right away was a big plus with me. Dr. Merritt answered all my questions.”
– Elizabeth K.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“All good and solved my problem.”
– Larry P.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Very informative.”
– Theresa C.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“We had a good conversation about my problem, and we decided on a course to see if we could remedy my pain.”
– Dennis D.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“As always I felt very comfortable during the appointment. I have complete faith in him.”
– Sally C.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Friendly and compassionate to the older patient.”
– Helen C.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“After an exam and discussion, Dr. Merritt arranged Rx, several tests and then a follow-up visit to discuss results. I was delighted with the appointment, care and speed of the process. I highly recommend the office, staff, and doctors are wonderful!”
– Kathleen R.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Dr. Merritt is very educational about his patients' conditions he explains to you what needs doing and what he can do to help assist you with your pain or joint pains he also educates you on future care that that would be and could be for your future needs and care.”
– Maxine T.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Very professional, listened well to my history and concerns. Willing to address questions. Great bedside manner.”
– Karen H.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Dr. Merritt was great as well as his nurse. They were professional and kind.”
– Gail H.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Very satisfying and the staff was helpful and friendly thanks for everything.”
– Shirley T.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“The staff was awesome. Friendly and quick, my appt was at 845 out by 920. The office was clean, and everybody friendly loved it, Dr. Merritt was great will see him again.”
– Shirley T.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“He was great. Explained everything to me. Everybody was kind and thoughtful.”
– Pamela R.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Great visit. I feel like Dr. Merritt listens to my concerns.”
– Pamela W.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Great.”
– Lorelei B.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Very good. Personable at ease attitude.”
– Diane B.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Very pleased found the problem right away made arrangements for surgery if needed. Very happy.”
– Richard T.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“He made me feel comfortable because he was very knowledgeable. He curbed my indecisiveness. I liked him. He was an interesting character.”
– Gertrude S.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Check in was easy, didn’t have to wait to see the doctor. The visit was very well organized and caring.”
– Barbara S.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Love Dr. Merritt, very personal and friendly as well as professional. Great doctor.”
– James C.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Very good.”
– Callie H.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“He was excellent, and I am glad to have him as my orthopedic doctor.”
– Betty F.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“I received an injection in my left shoulder. Dr. Merritt is very thorough and answers all questions. Would recommend him to anybody.”
– Rick W.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“I'm pleased with my experience with OrthoSC. Becoming a senior citizen is a scary transition. Every day when I wake, I wonder what's in store. Having a great team of Ortho experts is more than a convenience it gives me great peace of mind. I feel confident that this group of doctors will only select the best in their field of expertise. Thank you for providing great doctors and support staff.”
– Pam A.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Dr. Merritt was honest at upfront about the diagnosis and procedures. Nurses and staff were kind and caring.”
– Dorothy G.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“My wife, Lynn, and I both had shoulder issues and requested an appointment for pain shots together. The appointment scheduler was most helpful and courteous. At our appointment today Dr. Merritt was excellent in helping us. He is a beautiful, knowledgeable and compassionate physician.”
– Sam D.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Excellent experience. We discussed treatments, and all went very well.”
– Carol H.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Dr. Merritt is excellent and very understanding. Dr. Merritt explains the treatment plan very well. Thanks!!”
– Sheila H.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Great experience! My doctor and nurse are all very friendly.”
– Xian B.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Outstanding.”
– Manfred L.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Very good.”
– Mary R.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Excellent. Thorough. Efficient.”
– John S.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Charming answers any questions. Very professional, makes you feel your issues are important.”
– Janet M.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Quick and efficient.”
– Richard W.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Dr. Merritt did an excellent job with my injection and taking the time to talk with me about any concerns I had and for me to follow up with him if I any more pain.”
– Brenda W.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“100% success. Quick recovery with a pain-free life! Thanks so much!”
– Mike Z.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“I found him to be professional and more importantly, Dr. Merritt never gave the impression that he was in a hurry or wasn't listening to what I had to say. I have recommended your staff to multiple people who have all been to you.”
– Lena R.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“He has done both my hip replacements, and I did great. Would not have changed anything.”
– Lori H.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“I was pleased with Dr. Merritt, and my outcome was excellent.”
– Judy F.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Very little waiting time to be seen. Doctor very quick in diagnosing my problem and presenting my options.”
– Richard M.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“EXCELLENT.”
– Patricia K.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Very punctual and professional. Always attentive to my needs.”
– Diane G.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Very professional and caring.”
– Rebecca H.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Dr. Merritt was professional, knowledgeable and patient-friendly.”
– Doug A.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Dr. Merritt is very good.”
– Samuel S.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars