Dr. Joseph Van Sickels, DDS

Dr. Joseph Van Sickels, DDS

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
Dr. Joseph Van Sickels, DDS is an oral & maxillofacial surgery specialist in Lexington, KY. He practices oral & maxillofacial surgery.

800 Rose St Ste D508

Lexington, KY 40536

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CompBenefits Corp.
  • Delta Dental
  • Humana
  • MetLife
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Maxillary Hypoplasia
more than 32% of peers
Dentofacial Anomalies
more than 19% of peers
Mandibular Hypoplasia
more than 17% of peers

Dr. Van Sickels'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.

1  Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

4  Conditions Treated

  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Mandibular Hypoplasia
  • Maxillary Hypoplasia
  • Small Chin

4  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Facial Reconstruction

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Van Sickels' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Van Sickels to family and friends
7 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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Dr. Van Sickels' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Drove an hour and half from Louisville, waited in waiting room for an hour to find out that they had triple booked my appointment, that only one DR. was there that day and I could wait longer if I wanted..... Drove my hour and a half home and never seen Dr. Van Sickels. A phone call that morning...more
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I would NOT recommend anyone seeing this Oral Surgeon if you have any complex jaw surgery or revision case. I traveled out of state to see him for a consultation, he did not take any medical imaging, or discuss my diagnosis, or how to fix my condition, then referred me out to a surgeon in texas who...more
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If I could leave a zero star I would. His staff did not care about my intense pain after surgery.
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I had a double jaw surgery and my bottom set of wisdom teeth in August of 2015. Dr. Van Sickles and every doctor on his team were amazing and treated me the very best. My surgery couldn't have went any better. My facial swelling was not near as intense as expected and went down surprisingly fast....more
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Dr JVS is absolutely amazing!
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