Dr. Ayub Merchant

Meet Dr. Merchant

Dr. Merchant obtained his medical degree from Dow Medical College/University of Karachi. After moving to the United States in 1983, he completed a three year residency in Internal Medicine at Wayne State University Affiliated Hospitals in Detroit, MI and then a three year fellowship in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at State University of NY at Stony Brook in Long Island. He has been in practice in Greenville since 1991 and on medical staff at both Greenville Memorial and Saint Francis Hospitals. Dr. Merchant is Board certified in both Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. He currently serves as a member of the American College of Gastroenterology, American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, Greenville County Medical Society, South Carolina Gastroenterology Association, and South Carolina Medical Association. When he finds time away from patient care, teaching and continuing medical education, he enjoys vacations with his family and time spent with his two sons.

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1973, S.S.C. Pre-Med
St. Patrick's High School, Karachi, Pakistan

1975, H.S.C. Pre-Med
Adamjee Science College, Karachi, Pakistan
Medical School
1983, M.B., B.S., MD Degree
Dow Medical College, University of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan
1983-1984 (Internal Medicine/General Surgery)
Civil Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
1985-1988 (Internal Medicine)
Wayne State University Affiliated Hospital, Detroit, MI
1988-1991 (Gastroenterology)
SUNY, Stony Brook and VAMC, Northport, NY
Board Certification
American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology
Affiliations & Associations
  • American College of Gastroenterology
  • American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Association of Physicians of North America
  • Greenville County Medical Society
  • South Carolina Gastroenterology Association
  • South Carolina Medical Association