Dr. Joel Horowitz, MD

Dr. Joel Horowitz, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
(6)
Save
Dr. Joel Horowitz, MD is a general surgery specialist in Fayetteville, NC and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med in 1988 and specializes in general surgery.

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Horowitz

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

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

Dr. Horowitz'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

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

32  Conditions Treated

Less
Read Less

13  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

Dr. Horowitz does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Horowitz and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Horowitz's Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Horowitz to family and friends
6 total reviews (1 has 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)

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
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option4thumbs down icon option4
Flag this
Image of Dr. Horowitz
Are you Dr. Horowitz?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

General Surgery
(3)
General Surgery
(7)
General Surgery
(8)
General Surgery
(5)
General Surgery
(3)
General Surgery
(8)
General Surgery
(12)
General Surgery
(64)
General Surgery
(9)