Scott Merlo, PA-C studied Biology at the University of California, Santa Cruz from 1987-1990 and attended the St. Louis University School of Allied Health Professions Physician Assistant Program in St. Louis, Missouri. He is certified as a Physician Assistant, and currently works in the Orthopedics department at the Palo Alto Medical Foundation Santa Cruz. His professional interests are in fracture management, sports medicine and baseball related injuries.
Mr. Merlo is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Academy of Physicians Assistants, California Academy of Physician Assistants, American Academy of Surgical P.A.s, NCCPA, USSSA Baseball, Santa Cruz Kelpstalkers (free-dive club), and the IBSRC. He enjoys coaching youth baseball, free-diving and woodwork.