Dr. Joshua Bleier, MD

Dr. Joshua Bleier, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 43
Dr. Joshua Bleier, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery.

800 Walnut St Fl 20

Philadelphia, PA 19107

Contact Information

(215) 829-5333

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Bleier performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Anal Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 96% of peers
Anal or Rectal Pain
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Bleier'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  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

23  Conditions Treated

25  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Sphincterotomy

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bleier has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bleier's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bleier to family and friends
12 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Bleier's 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 (3)

I initially went to Dr. Blier as a second opinion. Best decision I ever made. I left the initial visit feeling hopeful and relieved that I had options to treat my condition other than radical surgery. He takes his time to answer questions and is very empathetic and caring. He is also a very skilled...more
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Doctor Blier is very thorough, down to earth and makes you feel comfortable. He takes his time and is never in a rush. I highly recommend Doctor Blier.
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Dr. Bleier is a wonderful doctor. Spends as much time as necessary so that your problems are understood. He is very caring. I cannot say enough good things about Dr. Bleier. He does everything he can to make you feel comfortable. I always feel like I am in the best of hands.
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