Dr. Joel Heiser, MD

Dr. Joel Heiser, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
(5)
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Dr. Joel Heiser, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Vista, CA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from D Geffen Sch Of Med-Ucla in 1975 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

2023 W Vista Way Ste B

Vista, CA 92083

Contact Information

(760) 726-5800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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

Knee Sprain
high
more than 89% of peers
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
high
more than 85% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hands
normal
more than 79% of peers

Dr. Heiser'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

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

21  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger

7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.

Education

  • D Geffen Sch Of Med-Ucla
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Uc San Diego Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Orth Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Heiser has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Heiser's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Heiser to family and friends
5 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Heiser's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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