CHRISTOPHER A. MERRELL, MD

Interventional Pain Management

CHRISTOPHER A. MERRELL, MD

Interventional Pain Management
Christopher A. Merrell, MD - Lowcountry Orthopaedics, Charleston, SC

Biography

Dr. Christopher Merrell and his wife Kelly Merrell moved to Charleston in 2007. Originally from Dayton, Ohio, he majored in Zoology at Miami University and received his medical degree at The Ohio State University College of Medicine in 2003. After completing residency at the Virginia Commonwealth University, he practiced and taught at The Medical University of South Carolina in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery for five years before joining Lowcountry Orthopedics and Sports Medicine in 2012.

He enjoys trying to figure out why his patients are hurting and challenges himself with formulating plans to help his patients function and feel better. His fields of expertise are: electrodiagnostic testing (EMG), comprehensive physical rehabilitation, diagnostic and therapeutic injections, spinal cord stimulation for chronic pain, nonsurgical orthopedic care, and treatment of recreational athletes.

He works with his wife, Kelly Merrell, Nurse Practitioner, and Alyssa Grant, Physicians Assistant.

Areas of Expertise

Electrodiagnostic Testing (EMG)

Comprehensive Physical Rehabilitation

Diagnostic & Therapeutic Injections

Spinal Cord Stimulation for Chronic Pain

Education & Training

M.D.

Ohio State University of Medicine

Columbus, OH

B.A.

Miami University

Oxford, OH

INTERNSHIP

Kettering Medical Center

Kettering, OH

RESIDENCY

Virginia Commonwealth University/Medical College of Virginia

Richmond, VA

Professional Affiliations

American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

American Association of Electrodiagnostic Medicine

Certification & Licensure

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Electrodiagnostic Medicine

STATE LICENSURE

South Carolina

Education & Training

M.D.

Ohio State University of Medicine

Columbus, OH

B.A.

Miami University

Oxford, OH

INTERNSHIP

Kettering Medical Center

Kettering, OH

RESIDENCY

Virginia Commonwealth University/Medical College of Virginia

Richmond, VA

Professional Affiliations

American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

American Association of Electrodiagnostic Medicine

Certification & Licensure

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Electrodiagnostic Medicine

STATE LICENSURE

South Carolina

Contact Us

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Office Phone

(843) 797-5050

Office Headquarters

2880 Tricom Street
North Charleston, SC 29406

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