Dr. Joel Horowitz, MD

Dr. Joel Horowitz, MD

Complex General Surgical Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 58
(6)
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Dr. Joel Horowitz, MD is a complex general surgical oncology doctor who practices in Fayetteville, NC. He is 58 years old and has been practicing for 23 years.

1841 Quiet Cv Ste 1

Fayetteville, NC 28304

Contact Information

(910) 323-2626

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 88% of peers
Colorectal Cancer
high
more than 87% of peers

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Specialties

  • Complex General Surgical Oncology
  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
32

Conditions Treated

  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases

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Procedures

  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Geisinger Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Geisinger Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Roswell Park Cancer Inst
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Horowitz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Horowitz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Horowitz to family and friends
3.2
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Dr. Horowitz's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Fayetteville, NC |
I was referred to Dr Horowitz for a hernia repair. He saw me for about 5 minutes and felt around my stomach and said no hernia must be a pulled muscle, without running any kinds of tests or scans, even with me asking for one. His response was i have been doing this for a long time, I would be able...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Horowitz accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Horowitz has admitting privileges

Cape Fear Valley Medical Center
1638 Owen Dr
Fayetteville, NC 28304
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