Dr. Joseph Wilson, MD

Dr. Joseph Wilson, MD

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Age 59
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Dr. Joseph Wilson, MD is a general surgery specialist in Palm Springs, CA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences College Of Medicine, Uams, University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences in 1985 and specializes in general surgery.

1180 N Indian Canyon Dr

Palm Springs, CA 92262

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Dental Network of America
  • DenteMax
  • Liberty Dental
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
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No malpractice claims found for California
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No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Wilson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Pleural Effusion
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wilson treats Pleural Effusion more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Wilson treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
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very high

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Dr. Wilson treats Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Wilson treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Lung Surgery
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wilson performs Lung Surgery more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Wilson performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Wilson's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Ablation for Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Prolapse
Aneurysm
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendicitis
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Cancer
Carotid Artery Stenosis
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Crohn's Disease
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Empyema
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Fistula
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fracture
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Blood Vessel Blockage
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
Lipomas
Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Meckel's Diverticulum
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Invasive Mechanical Ventilation With Robotic Assistance
Open Thymectomy
Pancreatic Cancer
Paracentesis
Partial Lobectomy With Robotic Assistance
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Segmentectomy, Open
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach Diseases
Thoracentesis
Thoracic Surgical Procedure
Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Surgery
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thoracoscopy
Thoracotomy
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Thyroid Cancer
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Vaginal Surgery
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventral Hernia
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Joseph Wilson, MD is a general surgery specialist in Palm Springs, CA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences College Of Medicine, Uams, University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences in 1985 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1992
University Of Louisville
Fellowship Hospital
1990
University Ark
Residency Hospital
1985
University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences College Of Medicine, Uams, University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences
Medical School
1992
1990
1985

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Wilson and his staff were amazing. The surgery he did went so well. Everyone in his office was ready to help no matter what the problem was. Thank you Dr. Wilson and thank everyone in your office!
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Had AVR a year ago. Could not have gone better. I’m a 71 year old male. The folks in the office are great, dr Wilson is beyond great. Wonderful experience, better than new...with my cow valve! Could not recommend Dr Wilson more highly.
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Dr Joe Wilson is an excellent doctor and Surgeon. He is willing to explain and discuss your situation and answer all your question. A very knowledgeable Doctor, with an excellent bedside manner. I believe he is very respected by other doctors in his field. I had him for lung surgery (a...Read More
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Outstanding Surgeon! Outstanding bedside manner!!! The best!
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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Dental Network of America
Dental Network of America DPPO
DenteMax
Liberty Dental
California Independence PPO
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Total Dental Administrators PPO
Total Dental Administrators PPO PPO
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Eisenhower Medical Center

Rancho Mirage, CA