Dr. Joseph Avey, MD

Dr. Joseph Avey, MD

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Age 61
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Dr. Joseph Avey, MD is a family medicine specialist in Lehigh Acres, FL and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine-Family Medicine in 1984 and specializes in family medicine and dermatology.Read his story

260 Beth Stacey Blvd Unit 130

Lehigh Acres, FL 33936

Contact Information

(239) 368-5857

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
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. Avey's conditions and procedures:

Abscess Incision and Drainage
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Actinic Keratosis
Allergic Reaction
Allergies
Allergy Shots
Asthma
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Autoimmune Diseases
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Bedsores
Benign Tumor
Biopsy
Birthmark
Breast Diseases
Breast Exam
Cancer
Cellulitis
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cosmetic Botox® Injection
Cryosurgery for Skin Lesions
Depressive Disorders
Dermal Filler
Dermatitis
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
Diabetes
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Foot Conditions
Gynecologic Cancer Screening
Hair Loss
High Cholesterol
Hypertension
Immunization
Impetigo
Injuries
Itchy Skin
Joint Injection
Laser Hair Removal
Laser Skin Resurfacing
Latex Allergy
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Lipomas
Melanoma
Mole Removal
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Osteoporosis
Pap Tests and Pelvic Exams
Paracentesis
Pemphigoid
Physical Examination
Psoriasis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Rash
Seborrheic Keratosis
Shingles
Skin Biopsy
Skin Cancer
Skin Cancer Removal
Skin Infections
Skin Surgery
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Stitches
Ulcer
Urinalysis
Vaccination
Varicose Veins
Wart Removal
Warts

About Me

Dr. Avey believes in caring for each patient as an individual, not in cookie-cutter treatments.  He is thorough, yet friendly and caring.  Dr. Avey prescribes medication when needed but also uses common sense over-the-counter treatments, ph...

Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

Education

1986
Univ Of Toronto
Residency Hospital
1985
Family Medicine-North York General Hospital
Internship Hospital
1984
University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine-Family Medicine
Medical School
1980
University Of Toronto B.S. In Biology
Undergraduate School
1986
1985
1984
1980

Languages

  • French
  • English

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4.9

Based on 13 reviews

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Where would I be without this DR and his staff? I started with Dr Avey in 1996. He has treated me for all these years. He has been there for me for all of my medical problems and helped me to deal with a family's death. The staff will get me into the office when ever my disease has a flare up. ...Read More
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Dr. Avey has been my primary family physician for about 20 years now. His service and staff have always been excellent. He runs a small office with a receptionist, one back office person and a nurse. These 3 ladies have all worked with him for an extensive amount of time and are knowledgeable,...Read More
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Dr Avey has been taking care of my wife and I for now 2 years. He is an excellent PCP, listens to our concerns and has a great office staff.
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Love Dr.Avey !! But am very disappointed in the customer service provided by the front desk receptionist. She is very short and rude. Always feel like I have to be on my toes to ask questions or make appointments. If I didn't like Dr. Avey so much I would find a new physician.
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Dr.Avey is a wonderful doctor who takes his time and listen to your problems
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