Dr. David Merz, Debra Danielsen’s Fiance: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Dr. David Merz, Debra Danielsen, Debra Danielsen Engaged, Debra Danielsen Boyfriend, Debra Danielsen Fiance

(Photo Courtesy of Carl Beverly. All Rights Reserved.)

Farrah Abraham’s mother Debra Danielsen is engaged to boyfriend Dr. David Merz, who Teen Mom OG viewers got to meet last season on the show. Get to know more about Merz in our 5 Fast Facts below.


1. Merz Offended Farrah Abraham When They First Met

'Farrah Meets Debra's Boyfriend' Official Sneak Peek | Teen Mom (Season 6) | MTVDebra's boyfriend David is not shy about pointing out where the negativity in Debra's life comes from. Don’t miss new episodes of #TeenMomOG Mondays at 9/8c. #MTV #TeenMomOG Subscribe to MTV: http://goo.gl/NThuhC In 16 and Pregnant, they were moms-to-be. Now, follow Farrah, Maci, Amber, and Catelynn as they face the challenges of motherhood. Each episode interweaves these stories revealing the wide variety of challenges young mothers can face: marriage, relationships, family support, adoption, finances, graduating high school, starting college, getting a job, and the daunting and exciting step of moving out to create their own families. More from MTV: Official MTV Website: http://www.mtv.com/ Like MTV: https://www.facebook.com/MTV Follow MTV: https://twitter.com/MTV MTV Google+: http://goo.gl/OGY79b MTV on Tumblr: http://mtv.tumblr.com/ MTV Instagram: http://instagram.com/mtv MTV on Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/mtv/ #MTV is your destination for the hit series Wild 'N Out, Are You The One?, Scream, Teen Wolf, Teen Mom and much more!2016-11-22T22:13:03.000Z

When Merz first officially met Danielsen’s daughter Farrah Abraham, they had a sit-down dinner with Abraham’s boyfriend Simon. In their conversations together, Merz ended up offering Abraham advice on her life and people’s perception of her. Abraham ended up in tears and left the table.


2. Dr. Merz Specializes In Infectious Diseases

View this post on Instagram

Loving Washington & our friends!

A post shared by Debra Danielsen (@ddanielsen1) on

Debra Danielsen talked about Dr. Merz’s profession in an interview with Cosmopolitan, saying:

Well, I think a lot has changed. David is an extremely smart doctor. He is an infectious disease doctor. He’s sitting right here next to me. He’s had some background with psychiatry, psychology, and he really understands people.


3. Danielsen Is Still Friendly With Ex-Husband Michael

Danielsen and ex-husband Michael Abraham have been prominent faces on Teen Mom and Teen Mom OG, along with daughter Farrah Abraham. The two seem to get along well and are always helping their daughter with her latest business ventures and watching her daughter Sophia.

Danielsen met her beau Merz on dating website Elite Singles.


4. Farrah Abraham Appears to Have Had a Change of Heart When It Comes to Merz

View this post on Instagram

Enjoying Marquette with David.

A post shared by Debra Danielsen (@ddanielsen1) on

Since her first meeting with Merz, Abraham has had a change of heart. When her mother got engaged, Abraham told Us Weekly:

[I’m so] happy for my mom to be engaged and find a lifelong partner who is a positive influence for our family.


5. Danielsen’s Man Appears On Her MTV Special “Being Debra”

'Debra Wants To Get Married' Official Sneak Peek | Teen Mom: Being Debra | MTVDebra and her fiancé discuss the importance of marriage. Don’t miss the “Being Debra” special TOMORROW at 8/7c! #MTV #TeenMomOG #DebzOG Subscribe to MTV: http://goo.gl/NThuhC In 16 and Pregnant, they were moms-to-be. Now, follow Farrah, Maci, Amber, and Catelynn as they face the challenges of motherhood. Each episode interweaves these stories revealing the wide variety of challenges young mothers can face: marriage, relationships, family support, adoption, finances, graduating high school, starting college, getting a job, and the daunting and exciting step of moving out to create their own families. More from MTV: Official MTV Website: http://www.mtv.com/ Like MTV: https://www.facebook.com/MTV Follow MTV: https://twitter.com/MTV MTV Google+: http://goo.gl/OGY79b MTV on Tumblr: http://mtv.tumblr.com/ MTV Instagram: http://instagram.com/mtv MTV on Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/mtv/ #MTV is your destination for the hit series Wild 'N Out, Are You The One?, Scream, Teen Wolf, Teen Mom and much more!2017-02-14T21:54:50.000Z

On MTV, Danielsen has an hour-long special airing called Being Debra and Merz is appearing with her on the show. Check out a video clip of the two from the special above.