Dr. Cherian Joseph, MD

Dr. Cherian Joseph, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
Dr. Cherian Joseph, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Fredericksburg, VA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Kottayam Med College in 1991 and specializes in geriatric medicine.

3920 Plank Rd Ste 120

Fredericksburg, VA 22407

Contact Information

(540) 242-4141

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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very high
more than 98% of peers
Difficulty With Walking
very high
more than 97% of peers
Muscle Weakness
very high
more than 97% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

250  Conditions Treated


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28  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Vaginosis Screening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • Kottayam Med College
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Kottayam Med College
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • M G R Med University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Mercy Catholic Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University Of Connecticut Center On Aging
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Joseph has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Malay

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Joseph's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Joseph to family and friends
24 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

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  • 1

Dr. Joseph's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

This Dr is very rude.He does not listen, he's more like a p.o or crazy person.He doesn't look at your medical papers.Hes really a bully.I believe my next step Medical Board.He even asks about your sex life(u sure u are STD free) I RAN FOR THE EXIT(Please File complaint's if you are treated the...more
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I could not see the doc because the office staff is so incompetent. They dont answer the phones, return calast, and can't even give out forms.
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