A. JOHN MEROLA, M.D.
Over the past four decades, Dr. Merola has acted as President and Principal Owner of numerous corporations including North Medical, PC, a large multi-specialty medical practice which included family practice, orthopedics, obstetrics, gynecology and urgent care services; North Medical Building Corp, Medical Center Realty, LLC and 4000 Medical Center Drive, LLC all medical real estate entities; AJM Management Services, Inc. a medical and real estate management company and Merrem Properties, LLC an office real estate entity.
He first developed the North Medical Center, in Liverpool, New York in 1970. Through his vision and guidance, the Center was expanded into the North Medical Campus, a six building, 400,000 square foot ambulatory healthcare campus facility, with more than 180 physicians representing numerous medical specialties, including a state-of-the-art out-patient surgery center owned by St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center and an urgent care center.
In 1995 Dr. Merola started the development of the Northeast Medical Center, in Fayetteville, New York, as a mirror facility to the North Medical Center, to service the eastern suburbs of Syracuse. This 202,000 square foot facility was completed and began servicing patients in 1998. Similar to the North Medical Center, The Northeast Medical Center provides primary care, women’s medicine, urgent care services, a 23-hour surgery center, renal dialysis, sophisticated imaging, radiation oncology and most medical specialties.
In 2011, Dr. Merola sold his medical practice to St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center, and now devotes all his time and energy towards his commercial real estate activities.