Dr. Ajo Joy, MD

Dr. Ajo Joy, MD

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Neurology  |  
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40 y/o
(24)

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Dr. Ajo Joy, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Gilbert, AZ. He is 40 years old and has been practicing for 9 years.

Gilbert Neurology

3507 S Mercy Rd Ste 101

Gilbert, AZ 85297
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Choice Health
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of Arizona, Inc.
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Joy performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Peripheral Nerve Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Restless Leg Syndrome
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Cluster Headache
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Demyelinating Diseases
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dizziness
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Leg Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Memory Disorders
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Myopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Pain
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • Botox® Injection
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Electrodiagnostic Procedure
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Occipital Nerve Block
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University Of Sint Eustatius, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Kettering Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Va Commonwealth University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Va Commonwealth University School Of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Joy has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Malay

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Joy does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Joy and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dignity Health - Mercy Gilbert Medical Center

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2018 Five Star Recipient for Treatment of Stroke

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Dr. Joy's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Joy to family and friends
4.2
based on 24 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Joy's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Mesa, AZ |
I was very disappointed in my first experience with Dr. Joy and his office. Due to changes in my insurance I needed to find a new neurologist and I chose Dr. Joy based on good reviews I had seen. When I visited his office I waited a long time to finally get to a room only to be handed off to a...more
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in Gilbert, AZ |
Amazing doctor! Wouldn't go to anyone else.
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in Mesa, AZ |
I went through a really rough period hitting my head on the left side after a fall. Don't know why I fell, it just happened. I had all kinds of tests and xrays. Looks like I could be getting set up for dementia in the long. We tried all kinds of brain exercises and physical therapy for my balance....more
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in Scottsdale, AZ |
Excellent Doctor. He listened to my problem, and with a complete EMG, was able to give pertinent advice. As an orthopedic surgeon, I would only go to the best neurologist as my hands are my life. You won't go wrong with Dr Joy.
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in Mesa, AZ |
I have never had an issue with Dr. Joy; zero negative experiences of any kind. Excellent personality. I always feel comfortable and at ease.
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Visit Dr. Joy

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Joy accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna POS
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
  • First Choice Health
    First Choice Health PPO
  • Health Net
    Health Net PPO
  • Health Net of Arizona, Inc.
    Health Net of Arizona HMO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Joy has admitting privileges

Dignity Health - Mercy Gilbert Medical Center
3555 S Val Vista Dr
Gilbert, AZ 85297
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