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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 78

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  • Gastroenterology

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    Dr. Hendler's Experience


    • Gastroenterology

    Procedures Dr. Hendler Performs

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    • Anemia
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Dysphagia
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Ulcerative Colitis

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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.

    3 Sanctions

    • Disciplinary action in another state  (11/7/2013)
    • Action Taken: Surrender
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: California
    • Other  (11/13/2012)
    • Action Taken: Surrender
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: Maine
    • Disciplinary action in another state  (12/25/2006)
    • Action Taken: Surrender
    • Summary: Dr Joel Arnold Hendler; License # 090655

      Nature of Complaint:

      The Physician has been the subject of disciplinary action in another state.

      The Physician has been disciplined in the State of California for prescribing over the Internet without a good faith examination and failure to maintain adequate medical records.

      Action Taken:

      The Physician has Surrendered his license to practice medicine in the State of New York.

    • State: New York

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    New York Medical College
    Graduated in 1962

    Internship Hospital

    Montefiore Med Center
    Complete in 1963

    Residency Hospital

    Montefiore Med Center
    Complete in 1967
    University Calif San Francisco Hosps
    Complete in 1969

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Calif San Francisco Hosps
    Complete in 1970

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Hendler & Staff

    • English
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