Dr. Joseph Shurman, MD

Dr. Joseph Shurman, MD

Anesthesiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 76
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joseph Shurman, MD is an anesthesiology doctor who practices in La Jolla, CA. He is 76 years old and has been practicing for 51 years.

9834 Genesee Ave Ste 427

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

(858) 344-9024

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna

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Dr. Shurman's Experience

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Dr. Shurman's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Anesthesiology
  • Board certified in Anesthesiology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
14

Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
4

Procedures

  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Trigger Point Injection

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

  • Temple Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1967
  • Chestnut Hill Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1968
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shurman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shurman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shurman to family and friends
2.3
based on 3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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

Dr. Shurman's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
FAIR
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
FAIR
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
FAIR
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Shurman accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus

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Hospitals where Dr. Shurman has admitting privileges

Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
9888 Genesee Ave
La Jolla, CA 92037
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