Dr. Joseph Vickers, MD

Dr. Joseph Vickers, MD

Family Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 52
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joseph Vickers, MD is a family medicine doctor who practices in Union Gap, WA. He is 52 years old and has been practicing for 22 years.

1420 Ahtanum Ridge Dr

Union Gap, WA 98903

Contact Information

(509) 454-7700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • 16 More

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Dr. Vickers' Experience

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Dr. Vickers' 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 and Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Vickers "I alway strive to treat patients as I would want to be treated in similar circumstances. I know God has shown me much grace and mercy so I should share grace with others whenever possible. I love kids and enjoy them immensely. I expect my medical advice and care to be of the highest quality so I pursue state of the art training every year. I have been blessed with an adorable family so I try to balance work hours and serve them also. I am thankful for the ability and opportunity to help..."
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Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Asthma
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypertension
  • Infections
  • Injuries
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Procedures

  • Circumcision
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Immunization
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Joint Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Pap Smear
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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

  • University Of Washington
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • University Of Washington School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Central Washington Family Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vickers has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vickers' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vickers to family and friends
4.4
based on 7 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Vickers' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Yakima, WA |
His office told me he was accepting new patients and that I'd have to visit in person to complete an application, which I did. I was told they'd call me after reviewing my application. After waiting two weeks, I called to follow up and was put on hold for a long time. When the receptionist...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Vickers accepts 25 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
    First Choice Health PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Health Net
    Health Net PPO
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • ODS Health Plan
  • Premera Blue Cross
    Heritage Plus
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Providence Health Plans
    Personal Option EPO
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Preferred Provider Network PPN
    Uniform Medical Plan Classic
  • Regence Blue Shield of Washington
    Preferred Provider Network
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Vickers has admitting privileges

Yakima Regional Medical and Cardiac Center
110 S 9th Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
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