Dr. Joseph Geffen, DO

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 34
(4)
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Dr. Joseph Geffen, DO
In addition to completing medical school and residency common to all physicians, Dr. Geffen also pursued experiences in a variety of other medical settings to include training as an emergency medical technician (EMT; voted best-in-training). He also was a study coordinator at the University of California, Los Angeles, where he worked on projects addressing Schizophrenia and various infectious diseases. During residency, he also published several case reports on rare medical phenomenon, and was involved in studies of inflammatory bowel diseases. He is currently a member of the American Medical Association, American College of Physicians, the American Osteopathic Association, and the Florida Osteopathic Medical Association.

Lake America Family Physicians

865 Oakley Seaver Dr

Clermont, FL 34711

Contact Information

(352) 432-3939

Dr. Joseph Geffen, DO

Dr. Joseph Geffen, DO

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Freedom Health
  • Group Health Incorporated (GHI)
  • Humana
  • Optimum HealthCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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Care Philosophy

Dr. Geffen's approach to patient care is the product of extensive training in both Osteopathic Medicine and Public Health; he is a firm believer in the interplay between lifestyle, personality traits, society, and medical problems. You will find that his approach to healthcare starts by listening to your personal history and habits in order to establish what problems or goals you have with your health, and helping you choose the best method to address them based on current medical evidence. He strongly endorses preventive medicine and tries to incorporate health maintenance goals into every visit. Finally, he believes in the longevity of the doctor-patient relationship and hopes to be able to care for you over the course of your adulthood whether in the clinic or the hospital.
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Dr. Geffen's Experience

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Dr. Geffen'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
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Public Health & General Preventive Medicine
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Board Certifications

Dr. Geffen does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Anemia
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Diabetes
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
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Procedures

  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Pap Smear
  • Physical Examination
  • Spirometry
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination

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

  • Occidental College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
  • Nova Southeastern College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2014
  • University of Florida-Jacksonville
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2015
  • University of Florida-Jacksonville
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2017

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Geffen has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Geffen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Geffen does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Geffen and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Geffen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Geffen to family and friends
5.0
based on 4 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Geffen'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
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
Dr. Geffen is a physician who is reliable and you can tell he really cares about his patients. Count on him to take good care of you!
Dr. Geffen is a very personable and patient. He will be very easy to talk to about all your medical needs. Would always recommend him to others.
Winter Garden, FL |
Dr. Geffen is a fantastic physician. His bedside manner is top notch. He is truly caring and very sharp. I appreciate his ability to look at lifestyle in addition to symptoms to properly diagnose and provide the best care. I highly recommend Dr. Geffen and look forward to being in his care for many years to come.
Winter Garden, FL |
I am under Dr. Geffen's care for a variety of health issues. He is a very compassionate doctor with excellent bedside manners. He spends a lot of time listening to my problems and takes the time to inquire about my whole being and not just the problems I come in for. I am excited to have found a primary care physician for my entire family. I would wholeheartedly recommend Dr. Geffen to all my family and friends and anyone looking for a kind, knowledgeable and compassionate doctor.
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Dr. Geffen accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Freedom Health
    Freedom Network
  • Group Health Incorporated (GHI)
  • Humana
  • Optimum HealthCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • WellCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Geffen has admitting privileges

South Lake Hospital
1900 Don Wickham Dr
Clermont, FL 34711
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