About Dr. Merok

Primary Care Physician, Urgent Care Doctor & Medical Director in The Loop, Chicago, IL

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Primary Care Physician, Urgent Care Doctor & Medical Director in The Loop, Chicago, IL


Joshua Merok, MD, is a primary care physician at Michigan Avenue Primary Care, located in The Loop of downtown Chicago, Illinois. He has over 10 years of experience working in primary care and urgent care settings. 

Dr. Merok earned his medical degree at the University of California, San Francisco, after completing his Bachelor of Science and master’s degree in toxicology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). He completed his residency in family medicine at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center and fellowships at Stroger Hospital and Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center. 

Dr. Merok loves seeing and meeting interesting people every day. He also really enjoys the continual state of learning that medicine demands. Staying current with new research and trends is a challenge, but it’s one that he finds both rewarding and stimulating.

When Dr. Merok is not practicing medicine, he is spending time with his lovely wife and children.