ESP Medical was founded in 2011 by Vikas Merchia, MD, FACOG, Urogyn, Ob/gyn. He was previously employed by Steward Medical Group, and prior to that by Caritas Good Samaritan Medical Practice Group. Dr. Merchia has been practicing Gynecology and Obstetrics since 1996, and in Brockton, Massachusetts since 2006.
Dr. Merchia is presently an Associate Professor at MGH Institute of Health Professionals, Boston, MA
Dr. Merchia attended college at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore Maryland, where he majored in BioMedical and Electrical engineering. He went on to get his medical degree from University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey, also known as Rutgers Medical School.
Dr. Merchia did his residency and training at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. Under the leadership of Dr Marvin H Terry Grody, he developed an interest and specialized in Urogynecology, and trained in minimally invasive surgery, in addition to his training in Gynecology and Obstetrics.
Dr. Merchia is Board Certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ABOG) in both general Obstetrics and Gynecology and subspecialty certified in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery.
Dr. Merchia is Board Certified in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, and Obstetrics & Gyencology. He is also a fellow of International Society of Cosmetogynecology.
Dr Vikas Merchia is recognized as the Top Doctor by the “Leading Physicians of the World” and also by “South Shore Living, and Cape Cod Magazine for several years“.
He has a passion for educating students and he mentors PA students from MGH - Massachusetts General Hospital, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (MCPHS) and Tufts University.
He is an Associate professor at Mass General and also at Tufts University
He has lectured locally and nationally on topics of Urogynecology, incontinence and prolapse surgeries.
He is one of few physicians who perform single site daVinci Robotic surgeries, including complex cases such as sacral colpopexy. In addition to this he is skilled and provides a multitude of aesthetic procedures including non-invasive body sculpting procedures such as coolsculpting, and minimally invasive procedures such as SmartLipo, Icon procedures for hair removal, vascular lesions, stretch marks, Botox, and skin fillers.
He lives in North Easton with his wife Dr Shikha Singhal Merchia, she is a Board certified physician in Internal Medicine. They have 3 daughters.
Dr Merchia’s unique training and skill is a tremendous asset to his patients.