Dr. Joseph Caperna, MD

Dr. Joseph Caperna, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
(20)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joseph Caperna, MD is an internal medicine specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in internal medicine.

2333 1st Ave Ste 104

San Diego, CA 92101

Contact Information

(619) 795-1975

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Dr. Caperna's Experience

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Dr. Caperna's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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27

Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Obesity Counseling
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Ca San Diego Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Caperna has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Caperna's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Caperna to family and friends
5.0
based on 20 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (20)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Caperna'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
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Mission Hills Calif.
I have seen several doctors over the past year to figure out a medical issue that I am having. Dr. Caperna really listened to me and together we are making a path towards my being able to get my life back. He is extremely intelligent and knowledgeable in his field. He is also very kind and caring...more
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in San Deigo, Ca.
Love Dr. Caperna, he's the best. I was referred by a co-worker, and he's been the best since day 1! Would refer any and everyone to him.
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in San Diego, CA
He's so considerate , thoughtful , and caring. A true gentleman . Found out we share a common fun past time , yoga and gymnastics . He's a true Yogi , you can feel his calmness just in speaking with him. What an amazing Doctor !! Namaste !!!
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in San Diego, CA
I just completed my first visit with Dr. Caperna. He and his staff deserve many more than 5 stars. He is an excellent listener, and asks questions in a way that indicates a high level of caring, expertise and experience. He is very thorough, combining holistic and tradititonal approaches. His...more
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in San Diego, CA
He is very friendly and talkative (in a good way). He truly does his best to make the patient feel comfortable. His staff are also very friendly! He doesn't rush through the important and also answers questions with certainty.
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