Dr. Deryck Joseph, MD

GastroenterologyMaleAge 60

Dr. Joseph

Simon-Williamson Clinic

832 Princeton Ave Sw Birmingham, AL 35211

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(205) 780-7053

Dr. Deryck Joseph, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Birmingham, AL and has over 33 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Joseph has more experience with Gastrointestinal Disorders, Anal & Rectal Disorders, and Esophageal Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School of Medicine medical school in 1988. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Marshfield - Marshfield Medical Center and Princeton Baptist Medical Center. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Joseph to book an appointment.


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Frequently Treated by Dr. Joseph

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Joseph treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Joseph treats other conditions, please contact the office at (205) 780-7053.

Gastrointestinal Disorders

Gastrointestinal disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect the gastrointestinal tract, including Crohn's disease, ulcers, hernias, and food poisoning.Compare with other Gastrointestinal Disorders specialists.

Dr. Joseph typically treats 59% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 28 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Stomach Diseases
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Anal & Rectal Disorders

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Dr. Joseph typically treats 66% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Hemorrhoids
Anal or Rectal Pain
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Esophageal Disorders

Esophageal disorder specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the esophagus, such as reflux esophagitis, indigestion, and esophageal ulcers through procedures including medication, surgery, and swallowing therapy.Compare with other Esophageal Disorders specialists.

Dr. Joseph typically treats 52% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Esophageal Diseases
Dysphagia
Esophagitis
Reflux Esophagitis
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dr. Joseph's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Manometry
  • Megacolon
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Dr. Joseph's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Joseph

3.5

Based on 8 ratings

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What went well
  • Staff friendliness (7)
  • Appointment scheduling (5)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (5)
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed (3)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (3)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (3)
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I had stage 4 colon cancer and all he said was I didn't clean myself out good enough! The cancer had caused a blockage!
What went well
  • Staff friendliness
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Cathy Sanford in Cordova, AL – Jul 23, 2018
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Deryck Joseph, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Birmingham, AL and has over 33 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Joseph has more...Read more

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

1993
SUNY At Downstate New York
Fellowship Hospital
1991
Beth Israel Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1988
Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Deryck Joseph, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Deryck Joseph, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Joseph frequently treats Gastrointestinal Disorders, Anal & Rectal Disorders, and Esophageal Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Joseph specializes.

Where is Dr. Deryck Joseph, MD's office located?

Dr. Joseph's office is located at 832 Princeton Ave Sw, Birmingham, AL 35211. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Deryck Joseph, MD offer telehealth services?

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Locations

Simon-Williamson Clinic

Simon-Williamson Clinic832 Princeton Ave Sw Birmingham, AL 35211
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Marshfield - Marshfield Medical Center

Marshfield, WI

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

Princeton Baptist Medical Center

Birmingham, AL

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average

Shelby Baptist Medical Center

Alabaster, AL

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average