Dr. Joseph Grant, MD

Dr. Joseph Grant, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. Joseph Grant, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Pleasanton, CA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School in 1980 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery.

5725 W Las Positas Blvd Ste 200

Pleasanton, CA 94588

Contact Information

(925) 469-6274

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Health System
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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Top Care Areas

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

Spine Deformities
very high
more than 97% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Grant'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Grant "The spine program at the Northern California Spine Institute is designed to offer a variety of treatment options to patients suffering from back pain or neck pain. We recognize that spine problems may be a multi-faceted challenge and have designed our practice to help patients meet these different challenges by offering the resources and support they need to improve their condition."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

44  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Broken Neck
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
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20  Procedures

  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Replacement
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Procedure
  • Lumbar Disc Replacement
  • Neck Pain Procedure
  • Neck Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Surgery

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

  • Rutgers
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Naval Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Naval Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Spinecare Medical Group, Seton Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Grant has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Grant's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Grant to family and friends
54 total reviews (22 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (54)

  • 5
    (47)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Grant'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 (22)

I cannot say enough about Dr. Grant and his staff. He did a C6-C7 disc replacement and I feel like a million bucks. Also to his assistant Chris 2 Thumbs Up. Thank you both very much.
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We were very pleased with Dr. Grant. Surgery was successful.
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Nearly three years have passed since Dr. Grant gave me a nearly new back by replacing discs from T10 to L5. Other doctors had told me that there was nothing that could be done to help me. Thanks to Dr. Grant I am upright and happy to be active without that horrible pain I was suffering. Forever...more
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Dr. Grant has a very positive manor with his patients. He describes very clearly what needs to be done. He pays close attention to other potential concerns outside his area of expertise. He always has a very positive attitude. His PA is a great young man as well - always making the patient feel...more
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Dr. Grant had immediate understanding of my back problem and recommended surgery ASAP based on the degeneration of nerves in my leg and foot. It became evident to me weeks later, as I mended, how close I had been to permanent nerve damage.
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