Blue Ridge Cancer Care Physicians

Suzan R. Merten, M.D.


Medical Oncology


2013 South Jefferson Street
Roanoke, VA 24014

Rocky Mount
390 South Main Street, Suite 103
Rocky Mount, VA 24151

Phone Number

(540) 982-0237
Radiation: (540) 981-7377

Suzan R. Merten, M.D.


Medical University of South Carolina

Medical School

Medical University of South Carolina


Medical College of Virginia


Medical College of Virginia, Medical Oncology and Hematology

Board Certification

Medical Oncology


Dr. Suzan Merten attended the Medical University of South Carolina and obtained both her B.S. in biology/chemistry and her M.D. Dr. Merten completed her residency at the Medical College of Virginia in internal medicine in 1991 and completed her fellowship in hematology and oncology in 1994. Dr. Merten is board certified in medical oncology. 

Professional Societies

  • The American Society of Hematology
  • The American College of Physicians
  • The American Society of Clinical Oncology

Dr. Merten has contributed to various publications and has a special interest in clinical research at Blue Ridge Cancer Care.  She is a member of the professional advisory board for the Carilion Breast Center and participates in weekly tumor boards with surgeons and other specialists. 

Dr. Merten and her husband, John, currently reside in Roanoke, Virginia with their four children.  She enjoys reading and exercising in her free time.