Dr. Joseph Cody, MD

Dr. Joseph Cody, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 47
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Dr. Joseph Cody, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Lakeland, FL and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University of South Florida / College of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

1600 Lakeland Hills Blvd

Lakeland, FL 33805

Contact Information

(863) 680-7000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers
Stomach Diseases
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Cody'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.

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

86  Conditions Treated

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9  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Pyloromyotomy

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

  • University of South Florida / College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cody has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cody's Reviews

2.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cody to family and friends
21 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Cody's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I guess everybody's mileage varies but my experience with Doctor Cody was in every way very positive. I opted for colonoscopy with no anesthetic so I was awake during the procedure. I actually got to watch the video and do Q&A with the doctor as he performed the procedure. I joked with the...more
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Not a good bedside manner. Doesn't respect patient's intelligence. Dogmatic and talks down to patient.
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No bed side manner and a drug pusher
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Dr. Cody as well as his office staff are unprofessional and do not prioritize their patients health and well being.
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