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Dr. Joelle Coletta, MD

Thoracic Surgery ·  Female · Age 50

Dr. Coletta

Dr. Joelle Coletta, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in La Jolla, CA. She graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine and specializes in thoracic surgery and general surgery.


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(858) 657-7000

Dr. Coletta accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Coletta's conditions and procedures:

  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Coletta is chief of the Cardiothoracic Surgery Section at the Veterans Administration Hospital affiliated with UC San Diego, and also performs both cardiac and thoracic operations at Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center. Her areas of expertise include...

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

Naval Med Center San Diego
Residency Hospital
Georgetown University School Of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

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Dr Coleta was my surgeon for Aortic Valve Replacement! I chose a mechanical valve the surgery at the time was hit or miss and with the Drs persistence it worked out and I am very happy to say on the way to recovery!!!
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