Dr. Michael Merz MD Orthopaedic Surgeon


Dr. Merz is a dual fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeon specializing in hip preservation and reconstructive joint surgery of the hip and knee. His areas of surgical expertise include pelvic and femoral osteotomies, hip arthroscopy, hip and knee replacement, and fracture care of the hip and knee.

Chapel Hill

100 Perkins Drive
Chapel Hill NC  27514


120 William Penn Plaza
Durham NC  27704

Call (800) 359-3053 for an appointment

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Hip Replacement

Many conditions such as osteoarthritis, previous injury, and childhood hip disorders can lead to limitation of activities and pain. Fortunately, hip replacement is an option with excellent long term results which can often allow you to return to your normal activities and decrease your pain.

Please refer to the links below for more information on these conditions and procedures for treating them.

Unfortunately, in rare circumstances patients need revision hip replacement surgery. Dr. Merz is also able to help those patients who need their previous hip replacement revised. Some causes are:

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