Dr. Joel Bleicher, MD

Dr. Joel Bleicher, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
Dr. Joel Bleicher, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Council Bluffs, IA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Creighton University School Of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in plastic surgery.

800 Mercy Dr # 220

Council Bluffs, IA 51503

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
more than 66% of peers
Benign Tumor
more than 56% of peers

Dr. Bleicher's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

4  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Creighton University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Sparrows Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Creighton University Affil Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Tulane University Affil Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Westminister Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bleicher's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bleicher to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Bleicher's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I was a patient of Dr. Bliecher when he was at Bergan Mercy Hospital. He had removed about 3 moles of mine at different times. I thought he was fantastic! . He was kind and caring and very thorough. I liked the fact that he checked you out, answered your questions and then while he was still in...more
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