Dr. Merle L Diamond MD

Dr. Merle Diamond is an emergency medicine doctor in Chicago, Illinois and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Presence Saint Joseph Hospital and St. Joseph Hospital. She received her medical degree from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Diamond accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 13 doctors at Presence Saint Joseph Hospital and one of 13 at St. Joseph Hospital who specialize in Emergency Medicine.

Are you Dr. Diamond? Edit Profile

Office Location

Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Emergency Medicine

Education & Medical Training

McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1981–1984

McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
Residency, Emergency Medicine, 1980–1981

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Class of 1980

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Emergency Medicine
Certified in Emergency Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Whos Who in Medicine and Healthcare, Marquis Whos Who

Publications & Presentations

Diagnosing and Understanding Adult Headache.
Feoktistov, A.,Diamond, M.

Sumatriptan-naproxen sodium for menstrual migraine and dysmenorrhea: satisfaction, productivity, and functional disability outcomes.
Cady, R.K., Diamond, M.L., Diamond, M.P., Ballard, J.E., Lener, M.E., Dorner, D.P., Derosier, F.J., McDonald, S.A., White, J., Runken, M.C.

Combination treatment for menstrual migraine and dysmenorrhea using sumatriptan-naproxen: two randomized controlled trials.
Mannix, L.K., Martin, V.T., Cady, R.K., Diamond, M.L., Lener, S.E., White, J.D., Derosier, F.J., McDonald, S.A.

See all 24 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

Report a Correction — If you are aware of information on this page that is out of date or incorrect, please let us know.

Patient Advice & Support

See More
Our Doctor Finder includes most U.S. physicians. Doctors are not ranked, learn more.

Nearby Doctors

U.S. News Best Hospitals

U.S. News Best Hospitals

To rank the best adult and children's hospitals, U.S. News analyzes data for fewer than 5,000 centers.

See Hospitals by Specialty

Find a Hospital by Location

Your Message Has Been Submitted

As part of our research on the correction you submitted, you may be contacted at the email address provided.

Sorry, Your Message Could Not Be Submitted

Please try again later, or E-mail your message to doctors@usnews.com and include the Web address (URL) of the page that contains incorrect information.