Dr. Joel Fechisin, MD

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Dr. Joel Fechisin, MD
Dr. Fechisin is a fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeon from Blairstown, New Jersey. After graduating with honors from Lehigh University, he received his medical degree from UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in Piscataway, New Jersey. Following a one year surgical internship at Abington Memorial Hospital in Abington, Pennsylvania, he completed his residency in orthopaedic surgery at Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, New Jersey. During his residency, Dr Fechisin completed six months of training at the Childrens Hospital of Pennsylvania for pediatric orthopaedics as well as at Morristown Memorial Hospital for orthopaedic trauma. With a heavy interest in joints and arthritis, Dr Fechisin pursued and completed a one year fellowship in Adult Reconstruction at the Insall Scott Kelly Institute in New York City. While there, he learned the latest techniques in total joint replacement using a wide range of the newest implants available. In addition, Dr. Fechisin specializes in all disorders and injuries of the knee, and also has subspecialty training in arthroscopy and cruciate ligament reconstruction.

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Dr. Fechisin's Care Philosophy

The mission of Seaview Orthopaedics is to be the preferred provider of orthopaedic care amongst our community, case managers and primary care physicians. We believe in earning the trust of our patients, not only by providing the highest quality and leading edge medical care, but also by treating each patient and their family with sincere compassion. The ultimate goal of our entire organization is to aid and support each patient as they navigate the healthcare process.

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Dr. Fechisin's Reviews

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based on 167 total reviews (39 with comments)
Dr. Fechisin'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
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (39)
in Ocean, NJ |
Very nice courtesy to the max thank you for the help.
in Ocean, NJ |
Exceptional doctor. He really sweet great bedside manner. He really is funny too.
in Ocean, NJ |
Excellent doctor!
in Ocean, NJ |
Very thorough and honest.
in Ocean, NJ |
Wonderful doctor and handsome very accommodating.
in Ocean, NJ |
Excellent doctor!
New York, NY |
Excellent bedside manner, and very patient when explaining my issues in detail. Highly recommended his services.
in Ocean, NJ |
Nice doctor. Gave a painless injection. The girls were nice
in Ocean, NJ |
Very nice doctor great bedside manner. Staff was very friendly would highly recommend seaview ortho
in Ocean, NJ |
I love coming to this office. Everyone treats you like family here. Thank you Dr Joel and Staff.
in Ocean, NJ |
I felt very comfortable with staff and Dr. I felt he listened and answered questions with all the information needed.
in Ocean, NJ |
EXECLLENT.
in Ocean, NJ |
Very nice.
in Ocean, NJ |
My Doctor was great, very assuring of my questions.
in Ocean, NJ |
Very sweet doctor.
in Ocean, NJ |
Excellent.
in Ocean, NJ |
A pleasant informative office visit.
in Ocean, NJ |
Always pleasant.
in Ocean, NJ |
The girls were very nice and polite.
in Ocean, NJ |
excellent dr.
in New York, NY |
Thank you for you help and assistance!
in Harrison, NJ |
Dr was great no wait time at all. The staff was very caring and friendly
in Harrison, NJ |
very informative. answers all questions in great detail.
in New York, NY |
made me feel comfortable and safe. I have hope for better health.
in Howell, NJ |
Dr Fechisin treated me for a broken tibia. He was thorough in his explanation of the procedure and following treatment. He has made every effort to ease my recovery. He has a great bed-side manner, and is very personable, and has treated me and my family with respect and courtesy. I would recommend him to anyone who needs it.
in Ocean, NJ |
EXCELLENT MANNER OF CARING FOR THE PATIENTS WELLNESS.
in Ocean, NJ |
He was very quick and to the point which I loved!
in Ocean, NJ |
Dr fechisin is very sweet and I would definitely come back to see him again
in Ocean, NJ |
Great doctor highly recommended. Spent time with me and answered all my questions.
in Ocean, NJ |
great, efficient, answered questions, no wait.
in Ocean, NJ |
Very well mannered nice smart doctor I actually trust him!
in Ocean, NJ |
Great doctor I would and will recommended him my friends if need be!! Thanks for all your help, :)
in Ocean, NJ |
very professiona and helpful.l.
in Ocean, NJ |
great experience easy explaination very pleased.
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in Ocean, NJ |
professional and well spoken. very helpful.
in Ocean, NJ |
VERY WONDERFUL BED SIDE MANNERS. WOULD REAMIND...
in Ocean, NJ |
Great experience, minimal wait, doctor and staff were wonderful, would recommend.
in New York, NY |
very pleasant experience. dr was kind, and thorough.
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Dr. Fechisin is a fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeon from Blairstown, New Jersey. After graduating with honors from Lehigh University, he received his medical degree from UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in Piscataway, New Jersey. Following a one year surgical internship at Abington Memorial Hospital in Abington, Pennsylvania, he completed his residency in orthopaedic surgery at Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, New Jersey. During his residency, Dr Fechisin completed six months of training at the Childrens Hospital of Pennsylvania for pediatric orthopaedics as well as at Morristown Memorial Hospital for orthopaedic trauma.

With a heavy interest in joints and arthritis, Dr Fechisin pursued and completed a one year fellowship in Adult Reconstruction at the Insall Scott Kelly Institute in New York City. While there, he learned the latest techniques in total joint replacement using a wide range of the newest implants available. In addition, Dr. Fechisin specializes in all disorders and injuries of the knee, and also has subspecialty training in arthroscopy and cruciate ligament reconstruction.

Dr. Fechisin's Care Philosophy

The mission of Seaview Orthopaedics is to be the preferred provider of orthopaedic care amongst our community, case managers and primary care physicians. We believe in earning the trust of our patients, not only by providing the highest quality and leading edge medical care, but also by treating each patient and their family with sincere compassion. The ultimate goal of our entire organization is to aid and support each patient as they navigate the healthcare process.

Dr. Fechisin's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  •  Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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  • Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Myelopathy
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures

Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

    Graduated in 2005

  • Internship Hospital
    Abington Hosp

    Completed in 2006

  • Residency Hospital
    Monmouth Med Ctr

    Completed in 2010

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Insall-Scott-Kelly Inst

    Completed in 2011

  • Undergraduate School
    Lehigh Vly

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships &
Professional Affiliations

  • International Congress for Joint Reconstruction, Member

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate