Dr. James Merrett

Dentistry
San Antonio, TX
28 years experience male

Locations

Hollywood Park Dental

San Antonio, TX

Address

400 N loop 1604, San Antonio, TX
Directions

My office hours

Tuesday: 7:00am - 5:00pm
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Insurances accepted

Aetna

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas

Cigna

Tricare

About

Bio

Born In the UK. Educated in the USA. Lived in Hawaii for 22 years. Recently moved to San Antonio, Texas. Dr. Merrett has a BS degree in Biology from Chaminade the University of Honolulu. He received his dental degree from the University of Pacific School of Dentistry. He continues to take continuing education yearly. He has also been trained at the Las Vegas Institute of Advanced Dental Studies.

Specialties
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Dentistry

Dentistry - Cosmetic

Dentistry - Endodontics

Dentistry - Prosthodontics

Licenses

United States: Texas

Doctor Q&A

119 Answers
7 Agrees
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A female asked:
Dr. James Merrett
28 years experience Dentistry
Swollen Gum lime: If your gum is swollen It could be a number of things. It could be something serious like an abscess, or it could be something as simple as food impac ... Read More
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A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Merrett
28 years experience Dentistry
Loose tooth Grinding: The answer to this questions lies on how much bone support is around that loses tooth. If you have bone supporting the tooth, it may be loose due to a ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Merrett
28 years experience Dentistry
Swelling/lymph node.: Unfortunately, you have not provided enough information for a comprehensive diagnosis. I would suggest you see your Dentist to determine if this is ev ... Read More
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Mar 23, 2015
Great doctor. Consistently gives thoughtful, insightful and expert advice.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Merrett is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Merrett is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!I have tried them all.In india I found Dentists and ent specialists who are not cooperating.one such
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Thank you. It was a abscess and they have to remove the tooth. She didn't have enough root left to do a baby root canal! Thank you again
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Thank you! Took her to dentist and the tooth has to come out! The nerve is gone! Thank you so much

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Univeristy of the Pacific School of Dentistry
Graduated 1992MD

Residency

University of the Pacific Dental School
Completed 1992

Awards

Best Dentist in Hawaii 2012, Honolulu Magazine

Affiliations

American Dental Association
Hawaii Dental Association
Maui County Dental Society
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