Meet Our Clinical Lipidologist

Dr. Scott Merryman

Scott Merryman, MD

Scott Merryman, MD, a clinical lipidologist, has extensive experience in evaluating and treating patients with elevated blood lipid levels that have not responded to standard therapy. 

Board Certification: Clinical Lipidology (2007) and Family Medicine

Residency: St. Joseph Hospital, Denver, CO

Medical School: The Ohio State University College of Medicine

The Cardiovascular Disease Prevention and Lipid Clinic at McConnell Heart Health Center. Setting new standards for care.

The McConnell Heart Health Center has established a clinic for treating patients with elevated blood lipids that have been resistant to standard therapy.  Clinic Director Dr. Scott Merryman, a Diplomate of the American Board of Clinical Lipidology, will provide his expertise in the advanced testing and specialized treatment required for these patients. 

Dr. Merryman specializes in evaluating and treating intermediate and high-risk patients who have not responded to previous therapies, or have experienced intolerable side effects from cholesterol-lowering medications. He also focuses on high-risk groups, such as transplant recipients and women with pregnancy-related lipid issues, and those whose family histories put them at risk. Such patients require detailed testing and specialized treatment after review by a specialist in lipid management. If you think this treatment could be beneficial, talk to your primary care physician.

Services can include:

  • Measurement and interpretation of LDL and HDL particle numbers
  • Apolipoprotein (B)
  • Lipoprotein (A)
  • Coronary Artery Calcium Scores
  • Carotid Intima-Media Thickness Ultrasound Assessment
  • Advanced Risk Assessment
  • Advanced Lipid Management
  • High-risk Populations
  • Behavioral Medicine

The Cardiovascular Disease Prevention and
Lipid Clinic at McConnell Heart Health Center

3773 Olentangy River Road
Columbus, OH  43214
(614) 566-3830