Dr. Joseph Stella, DO

Dr. Joseph Stella, DO

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. Joseph Stella, DO is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Wilkes Barre, PA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Philadelphia Coll Of Osteo Med in 1991 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

1000 E Mountain Dr

Wilkes Barre, PA 18711

Contact Information

(800) 275-6401

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
more than 90% of peers
Lung Surgery
high
more than 83% of peers
Aneurysm
normal
more than 79% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Surgery*

40  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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27  Procedures

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Education

  • Temple University School Of Pharmacy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Philadelphia Coll Of Osteo Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Allentown Osteopathic Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Suburban General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Umdnj-Kennedy Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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