Dr. Joel Hirschberg, MD

Dr. Joel Hirschberg, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 68
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Dr. Joel Hirschberg, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Rancho Mirage, CA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences in 1976 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

39000 Bob Hope Dr Ste P102

Rancho Mirage, CA 92270

Contact Information

(760) 340-6660

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Fibromyalgia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Hirschberg'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.

2  Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

82  Conditions Treated

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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

  • George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • University Pittsburgh Presby Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • University Pittsburgh Presby Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Of California Los Angeles
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hirschberg has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hirschberg's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hirschberg to family and friends
21 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Hirschberg'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I went to Dr. Hirschberg and from the beginning he was rude to me. I could not stand then man and never went back. My appointment turned into 2 hrs. He kept leaving the room and would be gone for a long time. Last time he left I went out to find him and he was eating his lunch!! I just...more
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If you suffer from RA and given up hope. Please see this doctor ! This doctor and his staff are the very, very best. I feel very blessed to have found him. Feel like its a miracle. He also hads the cools dog right in the office, love that dog.
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I have been going to Dr. for many years, but haven't been evaluated in recent years. I tell him what i think is wrong and get a shot and out the door. I do highly recommend him as a professional, caring doctor and I trust him completely.
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this doctor is very thorough
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