Dr. Joseph Herson III, DO

Dr. Joseph Herson III, DO

Family Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joseph Herson III, DO is a family medicine doctor who practices in Columbus, OH. He is 69 years old and has been practicing for 37 years.

1275 Olentangy River Rd Ste 110

Columbus, OH 43212

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Dr. Herson III's Experience

Dr. Herson III'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/OMT
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Emphysema
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Injuries
  • Menopause
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Musculoskeletal Injuries
  • Neck Pain
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pneumonia
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sports Injuries


  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Treatment
  • Allergen Immunotherapy
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Asthma Testing
  • Audiogram
  • Biopsy
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Pap Smear
  • Peak Expiratory Flow
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Tympanometry
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Well Baby Care

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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.


  • University Of Virginia / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1971
  • Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Doctors Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Temple University
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Herson III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Herson III's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Herson III to family and friends
based on 15 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Herson III's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Cleveland |
The doctor was not helpful. When I called to discuss this the receptionist said, "well, that's what he gets for going to school for 12 years". It was a very rude and she did not care to help. I will not be returning or recommending this doctor.
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in Columbus, OH |
I almost hesitate to share how really good Dr. Herson is for fear that he'll have more new patients who I have to wait for him to treat when I am there. The wait in the exam room often seems long, but I know it is because he is taking the same time and care to explain and talk with his other...more
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in Grove City, OH |
Dr. Herson has been our family doctor for 25 plus years. I've tried to go to other doctors when I've moved and just couldn't do the drive. I could never find another doctor who cared as much about their patients as Dr. Herson does. All my children love and trust him as much as I do.
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in Columbus, OH |
Dr. Herson is the primary physician for not only myself but my entire family. Both himself and the staff care so much for their patients. He has been treating me personally for almost 30 years. He is kind, thorough, and will stick with you throw thick and thin. I have struggled with bladder...more
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in Columbus, OH |
He is a great doctor. He took the time to explain everything and go over all the details with me. He pulled a chair and sat next to me while we were talking. He did a very thorough exam for my first visit. I'm very sad that my insurance plan has switched and I'm not able to see him any more.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Herson III accepts 24 insurance carriers
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
  • Cofinity
    Cofinity PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    Medical Mutual of Ohio PPO
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • NGS CoreSource
  • Ohio State University Health Plan
    NGS CoreSource
    Prime Care Advantage
  • Paramount
  • Planned Administration Inc
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Herson III has admitting privileges

Doctors Hospital
5100 W Broad St
Columbus, OH 43228
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Mount Carmel West
793 W State St
Columbus, OH 43222
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The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
410 W 10th Ave
Columbus, OH 43210
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