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Dr. Joe Patton, MD

Dr. Joe Patton, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 55


Dr. Joe Patton, MD is a general surgery specialist in Detroit, MI and has been practicing for 23 years. He specializes in general surgery.


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(313) 230-4082

Dr. Patton accepts the following insurance:

Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
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Humana
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Dr. Patton's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Appendicitis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Patton treats Appendicitis more than 68% of his peers

Dr. Patton treats this condition more than 68% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Parasitic Appendicitis
Ventral Hernia
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Patton treats Ventral Hernia more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Patton treats this condition more than 65% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Patton treats Abdominal Disorders more than 58% of his peers

Dr. Patton treats this condition more than 58% of his peers

Dr. Patton's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cystotomy
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Empyema
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Grafts
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Joe Patton, MD is a general surgery specialist in Detroit, MI and has been practicing for 23 years. He specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

1996
U Tenn
Fellowship Hospital
1994
Henry Ford Hospital
Residency Hospital
1990
Henry Ford Hospital
Internship Hospital
1989
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Medical School
1996
1994
1990
1989

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My husband just had an emergency appendectomy by Dr. Patton, He came to see him twice without residents (unheard of) and twice with his resident surgical team and showed extreme professionalism, care and knowledge. He was very informative and involved. We trusted him 110% from beginning to end. He...Read More
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Dr. Patton reviewed my case unannounced when another doctor I was scheduled with could not keep my appointment. He was very technical but showed compassion and sincere interest in my case as it was unusual and kind of rare. He expressed a level of urgency that was not alarming but made it known it...Read More
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