Dr. Joseph Costa, DO

Dr. Joseph Costa, DO

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 73
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Dr. Joseph Costa, DO is a family medicine specialist in Fairhaven, MA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Philadelphia Coll Of Osteo Med in 1977 and specializes in family medicine.

208 Mill Rd

Fairhaven, MA 02719

Contact Information

(508) 758-3781

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Dr. Costa's Experience

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

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Costa "As a Southcoast Health physician, I believe in patient-centered care. I am committed to partnering with you to deliver safe and compassionate care in a comfortable environment. I believe in listening to you and understanding your concerns, respecting your unique needs and delivering you the highest quality of care. I will work closely with you to create a personal care plan that meets your needs and utilizes the depth of my training and our resources here at Southcoast Health to effectively deliver high quality care. As a Southcoast Health physician, I commit to deliver you More than medicine."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians*

185  Conditions Treated

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28  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Breath Testing
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Spirometry
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 10/15/2014
    Amount or Range: Average
    State: Massachusetts
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

  • Philadelphia Coll Of Osteo Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Abington Meml Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Costa has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Costa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Costa's Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Costa to family and friends
9 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Costa's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY 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
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