Professional Summary


  • Medical University of South Carolina - Charleston, in Doctor of Medicine, 1995


  • Mayo Graduate School of Medicine - Rochester, in Family Practice, 1998

Board Certifications

  • AM BD FAMILY MEDICINE awarded in 07/09/1998

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Family Physicians
  • American Medical Association
  • Utah Medical Association
  • Utah Academy of Family Physicians
  • Davis County Medical Society


  • Family Medicine

Language Spoken

  • English

Intermountain Hospital Affiliations

Verified Patient Ratings

The Patient Rating score is an average of all patient responses to physician related questions in the Press Ganey Medical Practice survey. Patients receive a survey to complete within 1-2 days of their physician visit. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.

Patient Satisfaction

(4.6) 1140 ratings

Verified Patient Comments

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Apr 2, 2022
Always professional.
Mar 21, 2022
Doctor Vande Merwe is great
Mar 18, 2022
Mar 15, 2022
Nothing but good to say about my experience. An amazing team of health care professionals.
Mar 15, 2022
100% Satisfied. Would recommend to all friends and family.
Mar 15, 2022
Mar 15, 2022
Feb 24, 2022
Dr.V is phenomenal
Feb 18, 2022
Dr V is a great Doc!
Feb 17, 2022
Definitely. Dr Vande Merwe always gives me the very best care.
Feb 16, 2022
I have had very good experiences with other doctors.
Feb 14, 2022
Since Dr VandeMerwe is leaving, I will be following him. It's not the practice or facility I enjoy, it's the awesome Dr! And I will recommend HIM to others, not IHC.
Feb 9, 2022
Excellent doctor
Feb 7, 2022
It was a very good experience.
Jan 28, 2022
Jan 28, 2022
Jan 26, 2022
He is a good doctor.
Jan 20, 2022
Doctor was complete in care given and explained every concern
Jan 15, 2022
I enjoy seeing Dr. V. He is very professional yet very kind and personable.
Jan 15, 2022
Its simple...DR.V is the BEST Dr. I have EVER seen....I have seen a lot of doctors in my 48 years!! Professional, yet personable & friendly. Most importantly he KNOWS his trade & treats you like your symptoms matter!! And after my long list of questions he asked, Do you have any more questions?? I didn't but was touched he Would ask! ABSOLUTELY see Dr. V!! Empathetic in a serious yet humorous way!! Love it!!
Jan 15, 2022
ALWAYS care for me & my family. With Dr. V leaving IHC, , the receptionist, , the MA, & Dr. V himself made me aware of his departure & took care of follow-up paper work. Highly recommend this amazing Giftedcrew!!
Jan 13, 2022
Dr. Vande Merwe is excellent
Jan 13, 2022
I love Dr Vandemerwe, Ive been with him for over a decade now. Great guy, he has been superb in handling all my Healthcare needs and desires to get and stay healthy! He is a valueable asset to IHC!
Jan 11, 2022
Jan 11, 2022
Jan 6, 2022
I very much appreciate Dr. VandeMerwe's care, concern, and treatment plan for me, especially, when he was not feeling well himself. I appreciate the prompt response and care his assistant gave to me as well.
Jan 2, 2022
Dr. Vande Merwe is outstanding and very personable. He is the type of physician every patient at Intermountain should have for their care.
Dec 28, 2021
I will never go anywhere else. You should give Dr. Vande Merwe a raise and More vacation days
Dec 27, 2021
If the doctor is leaving Intermountain, why should I recommend your services. I would recommend Dr. Vande Merwe to anyone, he is such a good doctor, but Intermountain is failing their doctors.
Dec 27, 2021
Dr VandeMerwe is an excellent doctor and I am upset that Intermountain is not doing all they can to support their doctors.
Dec 27, 2021
I am disappointed in intermountain as a whole, the fact that their doctors are leaving because they don't feel like they get the support they need for their services. Intermountain Healthcare is FAILING their doctors. Shame on you IHC.
Dec 16, 2021
Dr. Vandemerwe has always been a great doctor. I've been his patient for about 20 years. He listens and takes his time to figure out what's wrong and that's why I've brought my whole family over to him as patients.
Dec 13, 2021
Dr Vandemerwe was awesome
Dec 8, 2021
I'm so glad to have Dr. V as my physician. He shows genuine concern and care for me as a patient.
Nov 30, 2021
Great job here.
Nov 30, 2021
The Dr understood my concerns and was able to address them with the best recommended solution.
Nov 26, 2021
Have always been treated very well at this facility. Dr Vande Merwe and staff are friendly and yet professional.
Nov 18, 2021
Dr Vande Merwe was outstanding
Nov 18, 2021
Dr Vande Merwe is the best and his nurse is also the best nurse! I love them both and am confident when in their care.
Nov 18, 2021
The doctor showed great care in how my daily life activities may be affecting my health
Nov 18, 2021
Dr. V is the BEST
Nov 15, 2021
Hands down the BEST provider in being very empathetic & compassionate in my new diagnosis!! He respected my questions & would answer thoroughly. Absolutely would refer family, friends, & acquaintances to Dr. David Vande Merwe! He is professional, yet frie
Nov 9, 2021
Dr. Vande Merwe is an exceptional physician. I am fortunate to have him as my provider.
Nov 6, 2021
Dr. VanderMerwe is by far the best doctor our family has ever had! He is thorough and cares about the little things and sincerely does what's best for his patients. Top quality in every way.
Nov 4, 2021
Dr Vandemerwe is an excellent physician. Our family has been with him for over 25 years! He found my husbands heart condition, my rheumatoid arthritis, my neighbors heart condition and immediately hospitalized her the night of her 1st hear attack and save
Oct 19, 2021
He is the best!!
Oct 17, 2021
Dr. V is great with patients
Oct 16, 2021
I really like Dr. Vandemerwe, my wife and I have been seeing him for a number of years. .
Oct 14, 2021
Dr V is awesome!!!
Oct 14, 2021
I do not think I could find a primary care physician better than Dr. Vande Merwe.
Oct 9, 2021
Dr.V is always so great with me, my health is very poor and he is always there through my health to answer questions or have his staff fit me in.
Oct 8, 2021
Dr Vandemerwe's wonderful.
Oct 7, 2021
Dave VandeMerwe is a wonderful, attentive Dr. Im grateful for him.
Oct 5, 2021
As always, a perfect experience!
Sep 29, 2021
I was very happy with the service provided by everyone I came in contact with on this visit.
Sep 22, 2021
Dr. Vande Merwe is one of the best Doctors in the state.
Sep 15, 2021
Dr Vande Merwe was very attentive to my mental state and talked to me with compassion and true concern for me. He calmed me and helped me to solve my problems.
Sep 7, 2021
Dr. V is excellent! I had to change providers for a couple of years due to insurance, so I'm so glad to be back with him!
Sep 2, 2021
Very satisfied
Sep 2, 2021
Yes very good practice
Sep 1, 2021
Very professional.
Sep 1, 2021
Excellent doctor.
Aug 26, 2021
Dr. Vande Merwe is an excellent physician!!
Aug 26, 2021
The care provided by Dr. Vande Merwe and his staff was excellent.
Aug 24, 2021
Good visit.
Aug 24, 2021
I like seeing Dr. V.., I trust him.
Aug 20, 2021
Everyone was terrific. Thanks!
Aug 20, 2021
Very impressed for my first visit to this Doctor.
Aug 13, 2021
Best Dr. I have ever seen, kind, caring, gives great care. He is the best I have ever been to. He should be recognized for quality of care and way he treats patients with respect.
Aug 11, 2021
Great doctor but long wait before the doctor came in
Jul 21, 2021
He is very kind and helpful.
Jul 20, 2021
Jul 20, 2021
Jul 15, 2021
If Dr. V still accepted new patients I'd refer absolutely everyone to him. We are lucky to have him as our physician
Jul 9, 2021
Nice doctor but the staff is so slow and no follow through on labs and exams
Jul 7, 2021
Dr. Vandemerwe is always very caring and spends time going over things. He makes sure that you understand everything before he leaves. He really is the best doctor. I am very lucky to have him!
Dec 11, 2017
He's the best doctor I've ever been to.
Nov 29, 2017
The record keeping doesn't seem to be up to standard in the industry, as far as I answer the same questions on the forms when I go in, they hand me a form to fill out. It would seem to me that they would enter that information into my record, and they wou
Nov 28, 2017
He's a great provider. He listens to us and is willing to help us in any way he can. We really appreciate him. Thanks.
Nov 12, 2017
Dr. Vandemerwe is a wonderful, caring,compassionate, knowledgeable doctor. I would recommend him to anyone.