Dr. Joel Van Sickler, MD

Dr. Joel Van Sickler, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Joel Van Sickler, MD is a nephrology specialist in Fort Myers, FL and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from West Virginia University in 1984 and specializes in nephrology.

7981 Gladiolus Dr

Fort Myers, FL 33908

Contact Information

(239) 939-0999

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Gout
very high
more than 96% of peers
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Van Sickler'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

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

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

40  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Shepherd College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • West Virginia University
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • West Virginia University Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Shands Hospital At The University Of Fl
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Transplant Fellow-Shands Hospital-University Of Florida
    Other Education | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Van Sickler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Van Sickler's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Van Sickler to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Van Sickler'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 (1)

The best nephrologist in the area, as a transplant patient he really understands my special needs and is instrumental in helping me take care of my kidneys so I wont need those transplanted as well
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