Dr. Joshua E. Heller, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 37

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Dr. Heller's Experience

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Dr. Heller's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Heller Performs

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
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Conditions Dr. Heller Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Jefferson University Hospitals - City Center
111 South 11th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Bryn Mawr Hospital
130 South Bryn Mawr Avenue
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Heller

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
JEFFERSON NEUROSURGICAL ASSOCIATES
JEFFERSON NEUROSURGICAL ASSOCIATES
909 Walnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19107
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    Dr. Heller's Experience

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery
    • Neurological Spine Surgery
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    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Cervical Spine Surgery
    • Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
    • Complex Spine Surgery
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Laminectomy
    • Laminoplasty
    • Laminotomy
    • Lower Spine Surgery
    • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lumbar Spine Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
    • Neuroplasty
    • Scoliosis Surgery
    • Spinal Decompression
    • Spinal Discectomy
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Spinal Tumor Surgery
    • Spine Surgery
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    • Cervical Herniated Disc
    • Cervical Spine Disorders
    • Cervical Spine Fracture
    • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
    • Chiari Malformation, Adult
    • Complex Spine Disorders
    • Craniospinal Trauma
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Degenerative Spinal Disorders
    • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Kyphosis
    • Lordosis
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Herniated Disc
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Myelopathy
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Cord Disorders
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Cord Tumor
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine and Brain Disorders
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
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    • Stroke
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Vertebral Column Tumors
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

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

    Medical School

    Temple University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 2003

    Internship Hospital

    Temple University
    Complete in 2004

    Residency Hospital

    Temple University
    Complete in 2010

    Fellowship Hospital

    Shriners Hospitals for Children
    Complete in 2009
    University Of Virginia
    Complete in 2011

    Undergraduate Schools

    Brandeis University
    Graduated in 1999
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Heller & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Heller's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Heller has admitting privileges:

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    • Bryn Mawr Hospital

    • Jefferson University Hospitals - City Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Heller

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Heller to family and friends

    11 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Heller's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 10 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Heller
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    11 responses
    same as
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    11 responses
    same as
    national average

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    JEFFERSON NEUROSURGICAL ASSOCIATES
    909 Walnut St
    Philadelphia, PA 19107
    (215) 955-7000 (Office)
    (215) 955-7007 (Fax)
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