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Dr. John Joelson, MD

Cardiology ·  Male · Age 63

Dr. Joelson

Pioneer Valley Cardiology Assoc

2 Medical Center Dr Ste 410 Springfield, MA 01107

Accepting new patients

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(413) 781-5735


Dr. John Joelson, MD is a cardiology specialist in Springfield, MA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Weill Cornell Medical in 1981 and specializes in cardiology.


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Dr. Joelson accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Joelson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Joelson treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Joelson treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Joelson treats Heart Disease more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Joelson treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Vascular Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Joelson treats Vascular Disease more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Joelson treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Joelson's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

Dr. Joelson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Joelson

5.0

Based on 9 reviews

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What People Say About Dr. John Joelson, MD
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My father and I see dr joleson..my dad has been going for many years ..I cant say enough wonderful things about dr joleson..he is kind caring understanding . He listens to you he explains things ..has always helped my dad and me . Very smart..and knows what to do i trust dr joleson 100% and beyond . You wont go wrong with joleson taking care of you . .
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Dr Joelson is the best. Been going there for years. Never makes you feel rushed. Also has the best staff
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Dr Joelson has been my Heart Doctor now for a long period of time doing two procedures on me I wouldn’t be alive if it wasn’t for him. Awesome Doctor I Highly recommend him an John Micheal his Assistant
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About Me

Biography

Dr. John Joelson, MD is a cardiology specialist in Springfield, MA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Weill Cornell Medical in 1981 and specializes in cardiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

Education

1988
Rhode Island Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1985
Hartford Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1984
Hartford Hospital
Residency Hospital
1982
Hartford Hospital
Internship Hospital
1981
Weill Cornell Medical
Medical School
1988
1985
1984
1982
1981

Awards

Affiliated Hospitals

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69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

  • America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Surgery Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

Mercy Medical Center

Springfield, MA

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

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